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WHEREAS an examination of said areas has been made by the Secretary of the Interior and he has recommended certain boundaries within the limitations of the said act of July 3, 1930, for the establishment of the Colonial National Monument pursuant to the said act; and

WHEREAS it appears that the public interest would be promoted by the establishment of the boundaries as recommended by the Secretary of the Interior for the purposes of the said Colonial National Monument;

Now, THEREFORE, I, HERBERT HOOVER, President of the United States of America, do proclaim that the boundaries of the Colonial National Monument are hereby established to include the areas of Jamestown Island, parts of the city of Williamsburg, and the Yorktown battlefield, and areas for highways to connect said island, city, and battlefield as shown on the diagram attached hereto, and that, subject to the rights of owners of any lands therein, all lands within said boundaries as may be selected by the Secretary of the Interior pursuant to authority of law, including any and all Governmentowned lands within said boundaries necessary in carrying out the objects of said monument as authorized by the act of July 3, 1930, Permanently set shall be permanently reserved, set apart, and administered as the

apart.

Proviso.

Discretionary closing of roadway.

Legal rights not affected.

Supervision, etc.

Vol. 39, p. 535.

January 5, 1931.

Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah. Preamble.

Statutory provisions.
Ante, p. 582.

Colonial National Monument for the preservation of the historical structures and remains thereon and for the benefit and enjoyment of the people, Provided, That such parts of the connecting road between Williamsburg and the Yorktown battlefield as pass through the Navy mine depot may be closed to public thoroughfare by the joint order of the Secretaries of the Interior and of the Navy when in their judgment such action is deemed necessary or desirable in the public interest.

Nothing herein shall affect the property or other rights of individuals, partnerships, associations, corporations, or others, within the areas hereby designated as the Colonial National Monument.

The Director of the National Park Service, under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior, shall have the supervision, management, and control of this monument under the provisions of the act of Congress entitled, "An act to establish a National Park Service, and for other purposes," approved August 25, 1916 (39 Stat. 535), and acts additional thereto or amendatory thereof.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed.

DONE at the City of Washington this 30" day of December, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and thirty, and of [SEAL] the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and fifty-fifth..

By the President:

HENRY L STIMSON
Secretary of State.

HERBERT HOOVER

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

A PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS Congress by act of June 13, 1930 (Public, No. 352-71st Cong.), entitled "An act to provide for the addition of certain lands to the Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, and for other purposes," authorized the President of the United States, upon the joint recommendation of the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture, to add to said park by Executive proclamation any or

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all of the following described lands: unsurveyed Tps. 37 and 38 S., R. 4 W., Salt Lake meridian, not now included in said park; and

WHEREAS the said Secretary of the Interior and the said Secretary of Agriculture have jointly recommended the addition to the park of the lands hereinafter described; and

WHEREAS it appears that the public interests would be promoted by including such lands within said park for the preservation of their natural state and outstanding scenic features and for road protection purposes;

Area enlarged.

Now, THEREFORE, I, HERBERT HOOVER, President of the United States of America, do proclaim that the lands hereinafter described shall be, and they are hereby, added to and included within the Bryce Canyon National Park and as part of said park shall be, and they are hereby, made subject to the provisions of the act of August Supervision. 25, 1916 (39 Stat. 535), entitled "An act to establish a National Park Service, and for other purposes," and all acts supplementary thereto and amendatory thereof and all other laws and rules and regulations applicable to and extending over the said park:

SALT LAKE MERIDIAN

Unsurveyed T. 37 S., R. 4 W.: S. 1⁄2 sec. 2, S. 21⁄2 SE. 4 sec. 3, S. 2, NE. 4 sec. 10, secs. 11, 14, 15, E. 1⁄2, E. 1⁄2 SW. 4 sec. 16, E. 1⁄2 SE. 1⁄44 sec. 20, secs. 21, 22, 23, W. 1⁄2 sec. 27, sec. 28, E. 1⁄2, E. 1⁄2 SW. sec. 29, S. 1⁄2 sec. 31, sec. 32, and N. 21⁄2 sec. 33.

Unsurveyed T. 38 S., R. 4 W.: secs. 5, 6, 7, W. 1⁄2 sec. 8, W. 1⁄2 sec. 17, sec. 18, E. 1⁄2 sec. 19, secs. 20, 21, W. 1⁄2 W. 1⁄2 sec. 22, W. 1⁄2 W. 1⁄2 sec. 27, secs. 28, 29, E. 1⁄2 sec. 30, E. 1⁄2 sec. 31, sec. 32, W. 1⁄2, NE. 1⁄4% sec. 33, and W. 1⁄2 NW. 4 sec. 34.

Nothing herein shall affect any privately owned lands within this area or any valid existing claim, location, or entry on said lands made under the land laws of the United States, but if any of the privately owned lands shall be conveyed to the United States or any existing claim, location, or entry is canceled, the lands so affected shall become a part of the said Bryce Canyon National Park.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed.

DONE at the City of Washington this 5 day of January, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and thirty-one, and of the [SEAL] Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and fifty-fifth.

By the President:

HENRY L STIMSON
Secretary of State.

HERBERT HOOVER

Vol. 39, p. 535.

Description.

Lands affected.

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

A PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS certain forest lands within the State of Michigan have been or may hereafter be acquired by the United States of America under authority of the act of Congress approved March 1, 1911 (36 Stat. 962, U. S. Code, title, 16 sec. 516), as amended June 7, 1924 (43 Stat. 653, U. S. Code, title 16, sec. 515); and

WHEREAS certain public lands in said State are in part covered with timber or undergrowth and it appears that it would be in the public interest to give them a national-forest status;

January 16, 1931.

Forest, Mich.

Hiawatha National
Preamble.
Acquisitions, under

Conservation Act.
43, pp. 653, 1215.

Vol. 36, p. 962; Vol.

U.S. C., p. 424.

Reserving site for national forest.

Vol. 26, p. 1103; Vol. 34, p. 1271; Vol. 36, p. U.S. C., pp. 419, 425.

963.

Now, THEREFORE, 1, HERBERT HOOVER, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the power in me vested by section 24 of the act of March 3, 1891 (26 Stat. 1103, U. S. Code, title 16, sec. 471), and by section 11 of the act of March 1, 1911 (36 Stat. 963, U. S. Code, title 16, sec. 521), do proclaim that there are hereby reserved and set apart as the Hiawatha National Forest all lands of the United States within the area shown on the diagram attached hereto and made a part hereof, and that all lands therein which may hereafter be acquired by the United States under authority of said acts Reserved from settle- of March 1, 1911, and June 7, 1924, shall be reserved and administered as part of said Hiawatha National Forest.

ment.

Legal rights not affected.

January 27, 1931.

Ottawa National

Forest, Mich.
Preamble.

This proclamation will not take effect upon any lands withdrawn or reserved at this date from settlement, entry, or other appropriation, for any purpose other than forestry uses, or which are at this date legally appropriated under the public land laws, so long as such appropriation is legally maintained, or such withdrawal or reservation

exists.

Warning is hereby given to all persons not to make settlement upon the lands reserved by this proclamation.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed.

DONE at the City of Washington this 16th day of January, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and thirty-one, and of the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and fifty-fifth.

[SEAL]

By the President:

HENRY L STIMSON
Secretary of State.

HERBERT HOOVER

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

A PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS Certain forest lands within the State of Michigan have been or may hereafter be acquired by the United States of America under authority of the act of Congress approved March 1, 1911 (36 Vol. 36, p. 962; Vol. Stat. 962; U. S. Code, title 16, sec. 516), as amended June 7, 1924 (43

Acquisitions, under

Conservation Act.

43, pp. 653, 1215.

U.S. C., p. 424.

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Stat. 653; U. S. Code, title 16, sec. 515); and

WHEREAS Certain public lands in said State are in part covered with timber or undergrowth and it appears that it would be in the public interest to give them a national-forest status;

Now, THEREFORE, I, HERBERT HOOVER, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the power in me vested by section 24 of the act of March 3, 1891 (26 Stat. 1103; U. S. Code, title 16, sec. 471), and by section 11, act of March 1, 1911 (36 Stat. 963; U. S. Code, title 16, sec. 521), do proclaim that there are hereby reserved and set apart as the Ottawa National Forest all lands of the United States within the area shown on the diagram attached hereto and made a part hereof, and that all lands therein which may hereafter be acquired by the United States under the authority of said acts of March 1, 1911, and June 7, 1924, shall be reserved and administered as part of said Ottawa National Forest.

This proclamation will not take effect upon any lands withdrawn or reserved, at this date, from settlement, entry, or other appropriation, for any purpose other than forest uses, or which are at this date legally appropriated under the public land laws, so long as such appropriation is legally maintained, or such withdrawal or reservation

exists.

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