PROCLAMATION FOR CARLIN FARMS RESERVE, NEVADA

 

May 10, 1877

Washington, D.C.

 

I hereby ordered that all that tract of country in the State of Nevada (known as the Carlin Farms) lying within the following boundaries, 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 56 east 4,229 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station Be; thence north 2 4 east 1,928 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station C; thence north 3 9 west 2,122 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station D; thence south, 85 8 west 3,000 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station E; thence north 52 32 west 4,046 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station F; thence north 39 25 west 1,200 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station G; thence south 44 10 west 21,200 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station H; thence south 44 29 east 2,663 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station I; thence south 58 57 east 2,535 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station K, thence south 59 57 east 878 feet, to a post marked U.S.I.R., station A, the place of beginning, containing 521.61 acres, be, and the same hereby is, withdrawn from sale or settlement and set apart as a reservation for the Northwestern Shoshone Indians.

 

-Report of the Secretary of the Interior: Indian Affairs, p. 637