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 4,229 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.