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This handwritten letter, dated May 22, 1956, from Medicine Crow to United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick asks Burdick to support US Senate Bill 2151 (S. 2151) when it comes through the House of Representatives. S. 2151 provides for per capita payments to Three Affiliated Tribes members. Medicine Crow says that this money is badly needed by tribal members, particularly the elderly.
Letter from Representative Burdick to Medicine Crow Regarding US Senate Bill 2151, May 25, 1956
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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, relief, elderly, legislation, support
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US House of Representatives
Usher Burdick, Medicine Crow
Crow, Medicine, "Letter from Medicine Crow to Representative Burdick Regarding US Senate Bill 2151, May 22, 1956" (1956). Usher Burdick Papers. 305.