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This letter, dated April 24, 1956, from Josephine Poetz to United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick appears to be part of a letter-writing campaign in support of US Senate Bill 2151 (S. 2151) and per capita payments. Poetz says that "we" have been waiting a long time for this money and appreciates any help Burdick can offer in getting it to them. About half a dozen similar letters were in Burdick's files.
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Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Senate Bill 2151, S. 2151, per capita payments, letter writing campaign, in support of US Senate Bill 2151
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish
Josephine Poetz, Usher Burdick
Poetz, Josephine, "Letter from Josephine Poetz to Representative Burdick in Support of US Senate Bill 2151 and Per Capita Payments, April 24, 1956" (1956). Usher Burdick Papers. 273.