California [Migs?] J. Y. [McOuffio?] San Francisco, Cal, February 4, '60
Reply to [office?] [illegible] of the 14th Nov. last, [hel.?] [illegible] land claimed by [Sgt.?]-Y. E. Geiger, and enc. [enclosed] letter from the Register of the [Indian?] Office [at Marys?] tho [though] subject
Rec., a March 3, 60
Office [Illegible] Ind [Indian] Affs [Affairs] [Illegible] [Famessio?] [Dae?] February 4" 1860
Hon [Honorable?] A. B. Greenwood Commisioner of Indians Affairs
In compoliance with the instructions contained in your [commendationdations?] of the 17" [17th] [illegible] [Retto?]; I have the homes to [inalaso?] herewith, a letter together with the *[Haering?] of a [Mafe?] setting forth the sections of [land?] claimed by Y. E. Geiger Indians Agreed no [damage?] of [home?] [Lasreo?] Indians
[Pismuotion?] _ [The?] land claimed by M Geiger at [illegible] be [observed?] is [adjacent?] to the homes of the [Rissroc?] and is the [fentions?] of land [illegible] for [illegible] [illegible] has [been?] [authenticated?] by the Indians Affs [Affairs] [illegible] [illegible] the [suppositions?] [that?] it [has?] within to [someday?] [since?] _
[The?] Mill [Offended?] to [me?]
In my letter of the 19th of October last, is situated as near as I can jusge, withoug an actual survey of the premises, or the Western portions of Section No. 3 Township 24 instead of Section 9 as represented on this map of the original survey.
Mr Gaters the gentlemans whose [names?] is [moralized?] on the [illegible] half of section 3 is a member of the [Yites?] family, most of whom have from time to time [?] in the [?] of [?] [?] [?] [?] appear on his official return of [?]
U. S. Land Office [Mampenillo?] Jany [January] 30, 1860
I have the honor to acknowledge the [rcet.?] [receipt?] of your two letters dated Dec. 31, 1859, and Jany [January] 28, 1860 making inquiry concerning lands purchased by Y. E. Geiger on the [Name?] Lacker Reservation.
In reply I have to state that no land has been sold within the boundaries of the Name Lacker Reservation
The only lands purchased by Y. E. Geiger at this office are the Eighty acre tracts immediately adjoining the Reservation, viz, the East 1/2 of the South West quarter of Section No. two (2) Township No. twenty four (24) North, [Range?] No. Six (6) West - Eighty - (80) acres at $[133?] per acre $[124.00?]