REPORT ON NORTHWESTERN SHOSHONE INDIANS

 

January 16, 1879

Washington D.C.

 

It is hereby ordered that the order of May 10, 1877, setting apart as a reservation for the Northwestern Shoshone Indians of Nevada, the following-described lands (known as the Carlin Farms), viz: beginning at the quarter section corner post on the west boundary of section 6, township 35 north, range 52 east, Mount Diablo meridian;  thence south, 62° 56ʹ east 4,229½ feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R., station B”; thence north 2° 4ʹ east 1,928 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R, station C”; thence north 3° 9ʹ west 2,122 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R., station D”; thence south 85° 8ʹ west 3,000 feet to a post ;marked “U.S.I.R., state E”;  thence north 52° 32ʹ west 4046 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R., station F”;  thence north 39° 25ʹ west 1,200 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R, station G”; thence south 44° 10ʹ west 21,200 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R., station H”;  thence south 44° 29ʹ east 2,663 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R., station I”;  thence south 58° 57ʹ east 2,535 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R., station K”; thence south 59° 29ʹ east 878 feet to a post marked “U.S.I.R., station A,” the place of beginning, be, and the same is hereby, canceled , and said lands are restored to their original status.