Authors

Martin Cross

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Date of Work

early 1955

Description

This telegram, likely from early 1955, from Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Chairperson Martin Cross to United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick requests that Burdick introduce a companion bill to US Senator Milton Young's Bill, US Senate Bill 746 (S. 746) which aims to restore the mineral rights lost in the taking of Three Affiliated Tribes' land for the Garrison Dam.

See also:

Telegram from Representative Burdick to Martin Cross Regarding US Senate Bill 746, February 11, 1955

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Senate Bill 746, S. 746, mineral rights, taken land, land restoration, Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Diversion

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish,

People Referenced

Usher Burdick, Martin Cross, Milton Young

Comments

The response to this telegram is dated February 11, 1955, so this telegram was likely sent early 1955

Telegram from Martin Cross to Representative Burdick Regarding US Senate Bill 746, Likely 1955

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