President Hoover order transferring land to Gila National Forest. This 1931 map is referred to in Executive Order of December 24, 1931 which transferred lands from one forest, the Datil, to the Gila National Forest.
|Historical Event:||Parks and Monuments|
|Sub Event:||Establishment of Gila Wilderness|
|Origin:||Library of Congress|
|Date:||December 24, 1931|
|Author:||U.S. Forest Service. Southwestern Region|
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An educational resource for New Mexico high school history programs.