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crosses leading to Camp KI-RO; thence with the road leading to Camp KI-RO northeasterly and continuing a straight course about one mile to Neuse River; thence down the right bank of Neuse River about 15 miles to the mouth of Clubfoot Creek; thence with Clubfoot Creek, the Old Inland Waterway and Harlowe Creek to Newport River; thence up the left bank of Newport River about 10 miles to State Highway No. 10; thence with said Highway southeasterly about 3 miles to the road leading to Catholic Orphanage Camp; thence along said road southward about ¾ mile to State Highway No. 24; thence with said Highway westward about 16 miles to White Oak River; thence up the left bank of White Oak River about 25 miles to State Highway No. 30; thence with said Highway northeasterly about 9½ miles to Trent River; thence down the right bank of Trent River about 14 miles to the place of beginning.

The area described above is graphically shown on the diagram attached hereto and made a part hereof.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed.

DONE at the City of Washington this 29" day of July, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and thirty-six and of the [SEAL] Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and sixty-first.


By the President:

Cordell Hull
Secretary of State.

Joshua Tree National Monument—California

August 10, 1936
[ No. 2193 ]


Joshua Tree National Monument, Calif.
WHEREAS certain public lands in the State of California contain historic and prehistoric structures, and have situated thereon various objects of historic and scientific interest; and WHEREAS it appears that it would be in the public interest to reserve such lands as a national monument, to be known as the Joshua Tree National Monument:

Reservation of areas for national monument.
34 Stat. 225.
16 U.S.C. § 431.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT, President of the United States of America, under and by virtue of the authority vested in me by section 2 of the act of June 8, 1906, ch. 3060, 34 Stat. 225 (U. S . C., title 16, sec. 431), do proclaim that, subject to existing rights and prior withdrawals, the following-described lands in California are hereby reserved from all forms of appropriation under the public-land laws and set apart as the Joshua Tree National Monument:

San Bernadino Meridian

San Bernardino Meridian.

T. 1 S., R. 5 E., secs. 19 to 36, inclusive.
T. 2 S., R. 5 E., secs. 1 to 6, 11 to 13, inclusive, and those parts of secs. 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15 and 24 lying north of the north boundary of the Colorado River Aqueduct right-of-way.