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This letter, dated March 7, 1957, from Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Chairperson Carl Whitman, Jr. to J. H. Yingling and copied to United States (US) Senators William Langer and Milton Young and US Representatives Usher Burdick and Otto Krueger requests support for US Senate Bill 964 (S. 964). Whitman conveys the hardships experienced by members of the Three Affiliated Tribes and says that S. 964 will help solve a lot of the problems they are experiencing. There's a handwritten note at the bottom of the letter from Whitman referencing US Senate Bill 809 (S. 809) as well.
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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 964, S. 964, US Senate Bill 809, S. 809, hardships, destitution, relief
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Council, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Business Council, US Senate, US House of Representatives
Carl Whitman Jr., J. H. Yingling, William Langer, Milton Young, Usher Burdick, Otto Krueger
Whitman, Carl Jr., "Letter from Carl Whitman, Jr. to J. H. Yingling and Copied to Representative Burdick Regarding US Senate Bill 964, March 7, 1957" (1957). Usher Burdick Papers. 323.