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Date of Work

September 1-2, 1955

Description

These correspondences, dated September 1 and September 2, 1955 between C. J. Barry and Laura Page Knudson from United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick's office concern the sale of tribal land to non-tribal members. Barry requests that the matter be looked into or delayed as tribal members received very little notice of the sale. Knudson replies that the intended sale was listed in New Town news over a month ago, so the tribal members had plenty of notice. A news clipping entitled "Ft. Berthold Agency Sale of Noncompetent Indian Lands" was included with these correspondences.

See also:

Letter from Ralph M. Galt to Representative Burdick Urging Burdick to Help the Three Affiliated Tribes Buy Their Land Recently Put up for Sale, September 29, 1955

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, sale of lands, Fort Berthold Agency, non-competent lands

Organizations Referenced

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

People Referenced

C. J. Barry, Laura Knudson, Jeff Smith, William Langer, Usher Burdick

Correspondences Between Laura Knudson and C.J. Barry Regarding Sale of Land on the Fort Berthold Reservation, September 1, 1955

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