1916

No. 11.—LAND A R E A S TTNAPPROPRIATED AND XTRTRE SERVED: BY STATES, YEARS ENDED JUNE 30, 1890, 1900, ANJJ 1916.
[Source: General Land Office, Department of the Interior.]
1890

1900

1916

Stale."
Surveyed. j Cuaurveyed.
Alabama
Alaska' . .
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Florida
Idaho
Town
Kansas
Louisiana
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi....
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Mexico.
North Dakota
Oklahoma
Oresron
South Dakota
Utah
Washington
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Total

Acres.
1,103,000

.-

! 11.9S3,ft26
4,902,329
3S, 750,561
354,650
•283,620
938,277
2,000
755,791
243,460
832,707
902,034
407,480

1,151,408
9,011,315
11,226,684
27,316,167
39,660,806
14,318,100
22,063
23,378,982
2,043,374
7,029,100
4,155,171
:
819.320
j 37,57S, 200
• 2S2,772,439

Acres.
369,529,600
37,716,426
15,172,151
a,639,896
3,810,SU0
43,019,013
S.OCO

115,393

53,196,312
10,699,320
10,179,000
1
3 , 672,610
14,894,240
8,19S,121
•29,176,000
15,491,145
11,431,860

Total
Acres.
1,105,060
369,529,600
411,699,052
•1,902,329
53,922,718
39,994,410
f>,654,426
40.957,290
5,000
755,791 i

Surveyed. UnsuTveyed.

; Surveyed. ' Unsurvcycd.

Acres.
Acres.
i
Acres.
359,250
42,0&3 :
SS9,492,700 .
50,'2B6,936 i:
0,563,288 j
17,030,931
3,493,444
"402,219 '.
42.4fi7.51J
15,777,334 j
34,423,923 j "~8,"643,'o8H':
4,515,631
39,fi50,247
12,905,344 !
35,134.6L3 I
2,002,783
157,6U2
1, IRS; 719
1,596,-111 •
135,237!
31,501,153
43,2SG,G04 .:
11.722, 541
8,331,490
" 6," 679," 071'
A cres.
369,250 j .

Acres.

S59,492,760
10,880,745 I 39,100,241
3,493,444 I

1,196,900
377,206
832,707 i
430.4S3
6,913,654 I 2,3S6.295
285,804
1,407,180
337,946
I,151,4u3
64,807,627 18, 546,146
11,220,584
9,79S,0S8
50,801,S40 •29,622,G5S
56,360,326 41,951,628
12,697,130 I
30,497,400
5.733,572
3,694, UBS
23;489,801
38,273,228
10,241.49S 11,612,943 •
30,205,100 1O,O19,2G2 '
19,616,310
5,237,302
819,320
313,065
49,010,060 43,194,311
1,358,853 I

672,971,022 «955,746,461

Total.

314,590,965

65,016
% 809, 663

49,416,911

31,654,8-IB I
14,589,&12 I
6,128,109 !
10.888,046
317, SG6
32,918,189
n,8SS,5Sl

602,544,915

1,190,000 1
142,221
430,4S3
4,696,203
285,504
337,9dO
67,003,057; '
9,798.G8S
Gl, 277,506:;
66,541,170
18,725,239 .
5,733,572 :
34,377,907 1
11,930,809 I
42,907,451 i
11.125.8S3
'313,565
4S,35S,169

50,018
44,804
90,540
79S, SD4
30,374
952
9,229,15+
137,936
SO, 529,31b
18,437,388
381,199
55,250
13,942,345
2,328,807
14,435,^9
982,783
5,872
26,567,740

<917,135,S80 i 162,710,338

7,420,fl71
8,320
24,845,759
7,900,991
1,S95,461
63,7S1
18,532,978
119,788
1,960,752
92,229,251

Total.
Acres.
43,080
23.597,219
402,219
20.025,999
14,908,127
130,237
15,510,501
50,018
•11,801
90,540
798,801
30; 374
952
1«, 649,725
]4fi,2SG

55,375,077
26,338,379
381,199
55,250
15,337,S09
2,382;5SS
32,(168,837
1,132,571
5^72
2>i, 028,492

254,945,589

1 In the States not enumerated the land areas v,ere all appropriated in the years mentioned.
- The unappropriated lands in Alaska aro not included herein. The total area of Alaska is 378,105,700 acres, of which ahout 15.500,000 acres are reserved. Approximately
740,000 acres have been surveyed under the rectangular system.
3 In public land strip.
* Exclusive of Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois, in which, if any public land remains, it consists ol a few small, isolated tracts; it is exclusive of the Cherokee Strip,containing
8,044,614 acres, and all other lauds owned or claimed by the Indiana in the Indian Territory west ol the ninety-siith degree of longitude.

1917

No. 11.—LAND A R E A S tTNAPFROPBIATEB ArTO •UNRESERVED: BY STATES, YEAKS E N D ™ JUNE SO, 1S90, 1900, 1916, ASTD 1917.
[Source: General Land Office, Department of the Interior.]
1S90
Survey<<d. . Unsnrreyed.
Acres.
Alttbitma
1,105 060
Alaska*
ArfsSona
,
A r k a n s a s . ^ . . . . . ; . 4^902)329
C a l i f o r n i a . . . . . . . . . & , 750,661
31,3u4,550
*1orlda,
2,233,02(1
Mario.,
3,OSS, 277
Iowa •-,..„
2,000

l»00
Total.

Acres.

Acres.
1,105,060
3S9,529,600
49, (199,0".2
4 902,829
10,172,154
53,922,713
0,fi.59.R9S "9, «I4,440
3,340,SOU
r>, 624,428
43,019.013
4(i,y57,S90
3,000

Miohiiraii

Minnesota

Montana
Navmla
New Mexico
Knith fiakcta
Oklahoma
Ofecfoit
South Dakota
Washington
"iBConMh

Wyoming

Total
1

' 832^ 7(17

882,707
2,902;034
1,407,48(1
1,151,4(3

l[l6lj403

1(1,179,000
3,072, Ml!
14,894,540

3

•2',<m,3TL
7,029,100
4,155,171
819 320
37,578,200
2S2,572,439

"sbl iooi 241
S,0-lii,o89
4,615,C31
InV.dij-i

°l! ISK! 719
11,7J2,541
1,196,909
R77,20fi
4l!0, JSS

' a! 493' ii-4
42,407,512
89, a50,347
1,59(1.411

65,018
430', 483

rij S04! 5-io
E0,4B7,40t)
3,G94,filig
BS,273,'ia8
10,241,498

29,176,000
15j 491,1-15

1% B4(l| 310

11,431,660

49,010,0fiU

337^946
IS, 54(1,146

49,416,911

41/joi;023

31,M54,8!S
14,ab»,&12
C,128,109

12,597,130
8,733,572

10..SSK.04C'
. ' 817, »Bli
32,94S,1S9

10.018,203
0,237,302
aia.-Vk1!
4.3.194,311

8,1«8,8DB

G72,974,022 1 !|55,74(1,4(il 314,590,905
1

Acres.
42,tiS«
6.506, 2SS
' -102,2ill
15,777,934
12,fO5,344
1S.1 2M7

0,22t), 151
137,930
SO,52b,31S
IS, 437,3*3

IK. 725,236
f.; 73:'., 872

3S1,1«9
S.-,,2T,0

n] !)30) 809
•8,907.451
11,125. S-S3
81S, S05
4S.Sf.S.lr;9

Acres.

Acret.

Acres.
33 120

2!, 597,219
402,219

6,4(12,270

17,030,931
4,248,065
2,002,7S3

14,SOX, 127
135,237
15,510,501

5!s'/2
20,^,7,740

002,5-14,915 :«'J17,1SS,S8O 1102,710,3^

1,93(1,383
'iiajiiji
0,343,881
G,3K3
SS,S;J9
80,319
5ST 57ft
32,l):fS
274

7,420,571

1(1,049,725

5,875,075

7) 900)991

£5,37.'/, 077
2!J,;S3S,379
3SI, rP9
55,250

13,532,973
149,7iS

3

15,9f!0,S30
4(1

5(!,01S
44,804
SO, 540
798, HOi
30,374
U52

32,BBS, 837
1,132,571
5,!>72

14JG25^G09
1-11,514
42,133
12,77r.'SK9

' (5^329
24,754.837

92,229,251 |2M,U45,5S9 jl44,2ri5,Sr,4

Total.
Acres.

Acres.

15,103]073

1,395,! 61
' 53,781
14, « 5 , S50

Pun-eyed, t"usnircyed.

Total.

50,018
4-1 SO'i
'JU'.K0
79S' S(!4
30.374
'952

3B7! 946
67.9G3.057
9, 79S. &H
61. "77;.TUB
6u,541,170

1017

Unsarveycd.

fi,cr9,on

2,309,90S

5-5,190,812
9,611,815
11,'226,534
27,316,197 ""23,"43S,"87S"
39,800,806
10,639,520
14,318,400
22,083

Total.
jlerf.s.

At-rcn.
So'J.KO

869,529, B00
37,715,12(1

115,393
Mississippi
Missouri

Suivitfcd. TTnsiirvoyod.

3916

22.309.100
'Slfi.'lJOO
19,505,217
10.410,317
'119,404
11,3111,103
3,31,3

i

as.we

ta

80,319

5,942,739

'271
11,818,414

24,S23,4H3.
6,437,400

1,074,100
53,7S1
17,u93,S45
260,435

11J,5U
42,133
13,8;iO,755
1,010,773
31.510,(171
i;2S3,31S

2,004, (.113 1 2i>,7Sv|500
8i'i,401,bUl

230,657,755

Tn tiift Rtfitos riot emmiprnted tlio iarifl areas "\vero fill apr.rrniriaU *! in the yt'iirp uioniioncrt.
s The unappropriated loii'ls in Alaska avo nol inclndcQ lierein. Tlio total area of Aluskii is »7S,1f'.r',"'i0 acres, oi -ffhirti about 23,SSJ,000 atres ETC rcservoO. ApproxiTflEtBly
850,000 acres bayc heen surveyor! lmder the rectangular syalyiTi.
3
In public land strip.
«Exclusive of Ohio, Indiana. <"'<S IUmnis. in which, if any public lnnd remains, it cnnsiRts of a, low small, isolated Irarls; it is exrlnsive of the (,'bcrokce Ftiip,containing
8,044,644 acres, and all oilier lands owned or eliiiinL-d by the Indians in the Tndiiin Territory w.'rit 01 the niiu-iy-Hxtli degree of Jcntritude.

B
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I

1918
No. 11.—PUBLIC LANDS: AREAS TJKAPPROPRIATED AND UNRESERVED, BY STATES, YEABS ENDED JUKE SO, 1890, 1900, 1917, AND 1918.
[Source: General Land Office, Department of the Interior.]
1SHO

1900

1917

1918

State."
Surveyed. Unsurveyed.

Alaska 2
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Florida
Idaho
Kansas
Louisiana
Minnesota
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Mexico
North Dakota
Oklahoma
Oregon
South Dakota
Utah
Washington
Wisconsin
•Wyoming
Total
1

.Acres.
1,105,000
11,983,620
4,902,329
38,750,5G4
34,354,550
2,283,020
3,938,277
2,000
755,791
1,243,460
83^ 707
2,902,034
1 407 480
1,151,403
9,011,315
11,226,5S4
27,310,107
14,318,400
22, 053
23,378,982
2,043,374
7,029,100
4,155,171
819.320
37,578; 200
282,772,439

Total.

Surveyed. Unsurveyed.

Acres.
Acres.
Acres.
Acres.
1,105,060
359,250
309,529,600 369,529.600
359,492,760
37. 715,420 49,699; 052 10,SS6,745
39.400,241
4,902,329
3,493,444
63,922, 71S 34,423,923
8,013,589
5.039,896 39,994,440 35,134.613
4,615,G31
3,340,800
157,662
5,624,426 1,438; 749
43,019,013 40,957.290 11,722,541
31,564,153
3,000
5; ooo
7S5,791 1,196,900
65,018
115,393
377,206
1,358.853
430,483
832,707
2,309,908
4,011,520
0,913,554 2,386,295
2S5,804
1,407,480
337,946
1,151,463
53,190,312 04,807,027 18,540,146
49,116,911
11. 220,581 9,798,688
"""23*4SS,'373* 50; S04,540 29,622.658 "" "31,654,848"
14,089,542
1.0, 699,520 56;300,326 41,95i; 62S
16,179,000 30,497,400 12,597,130
6,128,109
« 3,072,0-10
3.094,093 5,733,572
14.894,240 Kg; 273,228 2ii,4S9,8Gl
10,888,046
Si 198,124 10,241,49S 11,612,943
317,866
29.170,000 30,205,100 10.019.202
32.94S.1S9
0, £88,681
15; 491,145 19,640,316 i 5,237,302
819,320 1 313,505
•19,010,000 43.194,311
5,iu3, S5S
672,974,022 <965,746,461 311,590,965

Total.

Surveyed. Unsurveyed.

Acres.
Acres.
359,250
33,120
359,492,700
50,236,986 0.402,270 !
3.493.444
'316 500 i
42,467; 512 15,103,078
8,479,934
39.650,2-17
119,-164
i; 596,411
43,286,694 7,970,227 ""
1,196,900
9,303
442,224
38,839
50,319
430,483
.r.S7,S70
4,696,203
32,038
286,804
274
337,940
67,963,057 5,873,073
130,016
9, 798,688
Gl.277,506
60,541,170 14^625'6G9
18,725,239
141,514
5,733,372
42,133
34,377,907 12,776,589
U, 930,809
956,992
42.967,451 13,846,826
I1,125,S83 1,002,884
0.329
313,585
4S,35S,]09 24,754;837

602,544,915 '917,135,880 144,255,804

Total.

Surveyed. Unsurveyed.

Acres.
33,120

Acres.

Acre!-.
35,220

15,906,630 22.309,100
'316,600
40
4,402,139 19,505,217
1,936,383 10,416,317
119,464
~6,"345,"S8i" 14,310,108

:
5,942,739
24,323.493
6,437', 496
1,07-1,166
53,781
17,693,845
280,435
2,004,603

9,303
38,839
80.319
387' 576
32.0S8
'274
11,818,414
130,010
55,246,831
21,063,105
141,514
42,133
13,850,755
1,010,773
31,540.671
1,2S3;319
M29
20,759,500

Acres.

Acres.
35,220

6,829,800
i-i, 426,216
281,430
7,040
15,900,150
4,628,884
8,441,461
1,830,494
114.726
8,167; 723 "*'"5,"i54*99i"
5,275
33.649
11,910
72',iJ29

21.256.oi6
288'. 476
20,529',034
10,271.955
114; 726
13,322,710

-12,064
147
3,335.963
103;909
31,84S.173

42.064
'147
8,201,019
10S,556
55.0S2.20D
19;115,554
116,138
31,715
14,325,591
837,226
31,475,919
1,259,983
6,146
25,434,194

IRQ 073

;
'

Total.

116.138
31'. 715
13,309; 819
793,040
14,010,343
931.872
0,1-10
23,595.511

86,401,891 230,657,755 142,231,300

•1.805,056
' 2.647
23,23-1027
5,423,338
935,772
44,186
17,465,576
328,111
1,838,683

5,275
45,559
72,829

80,216,925 222,44B,225

In the States not enumerated the land areas were all appropriated in the years mentioned.
2 The unappropriated lands ill Alaska are not included herein. Th© total area of Alaska is 378,165,760 acres, of which about 23,6Sd,000 acres arc reserved. Approximately
850,000
acres have been surveyed under the rectangular system.
1
In public land strip.
Exclusive oi Ohio. Indiana, and Illinois, in which, if any public land remains, it consists of a few small, isolated tracts; it is exclusive of the Cherokee Strip, containing
8,044,044 acres, and all other lands owned or claimed by the Indians in the Indian Territory west of the ninety-sixth degree of longitude.

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1919
Ho. 11.—PUBLIC LANDS: AEEAS UNAPPROPRIATED AND UNRESERVED, BY STATES, YEARS EXDED JUXE 30, 1890, 1900, 1918, AND 1919.
[Source: General-Land Office, Department of the Interior.]
1900

1S90

1918

1919

State.*
Surveyed. Unsurveyed.
Alabama.
Alaska2
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Florida
Idaho

Acres.
1,105,060

11,983,626
4,902,329
3S, 750,564
34,354,550
2,283,626
3,938,277
2,000
755,791
Kansas
1,243,460
Louisiana
832,707
Michigan
2,902,034
Minnesota
1,407,480
Mississippi
1,151,463
Missouri
9,611,815
Montana . . ,
11,226,584
Nebraska
27,316,107
Nevada
New Mexico
. . . 39,660,806
14,318,400
North Dakota
22,053
Oklahoma
Oregon
, 23,378,9S2
2,043,374
South. Dakota.
7,029,100
Utah
4,155,171
Washington
819.320
Wisconsin
•Wvoming
87,678,200
Total

282,772,439

Total.

Acres.
Acres.
1,105,060
369,529,600 369,529,600
37,715,426 49,099,052
4,902,329
""id," 172,154* 53,922,718
5,639,896 39,994,4-16
3,340,800
5,624,426
43,019,013 40,957.290
3,000
6,000
755,791
115,393
1,358, £53
832,707
6,913,554
4,011,520
1,407,4S0
1,151,4GS
55,196,312 64,607,627
11,226,584
23,48S, 373 50,804,540
10,699,620 56,360,320
16,179,000 30,497,400
^3.672,640
3,694,693
14,894,246 38,273,228
8,198,124 10,241,-198
29,176,000 33,205,100
15,401,145 19,(i-lii,ai6
819,320
11,431,860 49,010,0C0

Surveyed. Unsurveyed.
Acres.
359,250

Acres.
359,492, 760
39,400,241

10,886,745
3,483,444
34,423,923 '*"&," 043," 68u"
4,515,634
35,134,613
157, Gf.2
1,438,749
31,664,153
11,722,541
1,198, 900
377,206
430,483
2,386,295
2S5,804
3S7,946
18,546,146
9,798,638
29,022,658
41,951,628
12,597,180
5,733,572
23,489,861
11,612,943
10,01.9,262
5,237,302
313,5C5
43,194,311

072,97-1,022 * 055,740,401 |31i, 590,965

Total.

Surveyed. Unsurveyed.
1
Acres.
Acres.
Acres.
S59,250
35,223
359,492,760
50,286,936 6,829,SCO
14,426,210
3,403,444
281,430
7.040
42,467,512 15,900,150
4,62S)SS4
39,650,247 S,441,461
1,830,494
1,596,411
114,726
43,2SC,C94 8,167,725
5,154,991

1,198,900
442,224
65,015
430,483
4,096,203
2,30l3,90S
285,804
337,946
49,416,911 67,963,057
9.798,038
31,054,8-18 61/277,506
14,589,542 56,541,170
6,128,109 IS, 725,239
5,733.572
10,8S8,0i6 34,377; 907
317, S6t! 11,930,809
32,948.1S9 42,907,451
5, aSS, 5S1 11,125,853
513,565
5,3C3,S58 I 43,358,169

5,275
33,649
72.S29
469', 973
42,064
147
3,335,963
105,909
31,848'. 173
13,692', 216
116,138
31,715
13,369,819
793,040
14,010,343
931.872
6.146
23,595;. all

602,544,915 -917,135,860 142.231,300

11,910

4,865,056
2,647
23,234,027
5,423,338
955/772"
44.1S6
17,465,576
328,111
1,838,683

Total.
Acres.
35,220

Surveyed. Unsurveyed.
Acres.
37,740

21,250.010 7,142,565
288'. 476
300,599
20,S29J03-i 15,054.405
10,271.955 8,251,297
114.726
117,784
13,322'. 716 6,745,861
5,275
45,559
72,829
469,973
42,064
147
8,201,019
108,556
55,082;200
19,115,554
116,138
31,715
14.325,591
'837,226
31,475,919
1,259,983
6,146
25,434,194

4,950
30,129
73,106
240,314
39,933
7S
4,182,643
92,826
31,971,560
14,033,148
90,547
20,994
13,412.269
53i;810
14,217,026
868,502
6,934
20,721,658

80,210,925 222,448,225 138,788,684

Acres.
13,572,220
7,000
4,585,572
1,296,681
3,942,747

2,950,951
23,146,380
4,752,575
748,832"
29,399
17,104,961
309,299
1,666,321

Total.
Acres.
37,740
20,714,785
307,599
20,239,977
9,547,978
117,784
10,6S8,608
4,956
30,129
73,106
240,314
39', 933
78
7.133,591
92,826
55,117,940
18,785,723
90,547
20,994
14,161,101
581,209
31,321,987
1,177,801
6,934
22,387,979

74,112,938 212,901,622

760 acros, oi which, about 23,884,000 acres are reserved. Approximately
-vojcu uiiuci. mo icuuuiguuu ayaiciU.
a In public land strip.
Exclusive of Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois, in which, if any public land remains, it consists of a few small, isolated tracts; it is exclusive of the Cherokee Strip containing
8,044,644 acres, and all other lands owned or claimed by the Indians in the Indian Territory west of the ninety-sixth degree of longitude.
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