ZUNI PUEBLO INDIAN RESERVATION PROCLAMATION

 

March 16, 1877

Washington, D.C.

 

It is hereby ordered that the following-described tract of country in the Territory of New Mexico, viz: Beginning at the one hundred and thirty-sixth milestone on the western boundary-line of the Territory of New Mexico, and running thence north 61 .45', east thirty-one miles and eight-tenths of a mile to the crest of the mountain a short distance above Nutrias Spring; thence due south twelve miles to a point in the hills a short distance southeast of the Ojo Pescado; thence south 61 45' west, to the one hundred and forty-eighth milestone on the western boundary-line of said Territory; thence north with said boundary-line to the place of beginning, be, and the same hereby is, withdrawn from sale and set apart as a reservation for the use and occupancy of the Zuni Pueblo Indians.

 

R. B. HAYES.