Executive Order 3748

Under authority of the act of Congress approved June 25, 1910 (36 Stat., 847), as amended by the act of August 24, 1912 (37 Stat., 497), all of the vacant public lands lying and being within townships two and three south, ranges fifteen and sixteen east, and township three south, ranges seventeen, eighteen, and nineteen east of the Black Hills meridian, in the State of South Dakota are hereby temporarily withdrawn, subject to the conditions, provisions, and limitations of said acts, for the purpose of classifying said lands and pending enactment of appropriate legislation for their proper disposition;

Provided, That this withdrawal shall not prevent or preclude the use of these lands, or any of them, for grazing or other analogous purposes temporary in character and not inconsistent with the purpose of this order.

Signature of Warren G. Harding
Warren G. Harding

The White House,

October 23, 1922.


Revoked (in part) by:


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