Executive Order 9014—Withdrawing Public Land for Use of the War Department
By virtue of the authority vested in me as President of the United States, it is ordered that, subject to valid existing rights, the following-described public land be, and it is hereby, withdrawn from all forms of appropriation under the public-land laws, including the mining laws, and reserved for the use of the War Department for aviation purposes;
T. 21 N., R. 26 E., Sec. 14, SW¼;
containing 160 acres.
This order shall take precedence over, but shall not rescind or revoke. Executive Order No. 6964 of February 5, 1935, as amended, so far as such order affects the above-described land.
Whenever it shall be found that the above-described land is not needed for the purpose for which it is reserved, it shall be returned, by appropriate order, to the administration of the Department of the Interior.
FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT
The White House,
January 6, 1942.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Executive Order 9014—Withdrawing Public Land for Use of the War Department Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/368113