Grover Cleveland

Executive Order—Establishment of Duck Valley Reservation Extension

May 04, 1886


It is hereby ordered that the following-described lands in the Territory of Idaho, viz: Township 15 south, ranges 1, 2, and 3, east of the Boise meridian, be, and the same are hereby, withdrawn from sale and settlement and set apart as an addition to the Duck Valley Reservation, for the use and occupation of the Paddy Caps band of Pi-Utes and such other Indians as the Secretary of the Interior may see fit to settle thereon: Provided, however, That any tract or tracts of land within said townships, the title to which has passed out of the United States, or to which valid homestead or pre-emption rights have attached under the laws of the United States, prior to this date, are hereby excluded from the operations of this order.


SOURCE: Kappler, Indian Affairs, Laws and Treaties, US GPO, 1904, p 866

Grover Cleveland, Executive Order—Establishment of Duck Valley Reservation Extension Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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