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This letter dated February 17, 1953, from United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick to Bismarck, North Dakota Attorney George S. Register, responds to Register's letter asking for support in contesting Elizabeth L. McCleskey's wrongful termination from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs. Burdick agrees that there seems to be no evidence to warrant her dismissal and says he has already contacted the new Secretary of the Interior to demand a hearing.
Letter from George Register to Representative Burdick Regarding Elizabeth McCleskey, February 7, 1953
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Elizabeth McCleskey, termination, social worker, hearing, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe of North and South Dakota, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Íŋyaŋ Woslál Háŋ
United States Department of the Interior, United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe of North and South Dakota, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Íŋyaŋ Woslál Háŋ
George S. Register, Elizabeth McCleskey, Elizabeth L. McCleskey,
Burdick, Usher, "Letter from Representative Burdick to George Register Regarding Elizabeth McCleskey, February 17, 1953" (1953). Usher Burdick Papers. 399.