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This letter, dated July 30, 1951, from United Stated (US) Representative Usher Burdick to US Bureau of Indian Affairs Commissioner D. S. Myer (which Burdick misspells as "Meyer") makes reference to a petition Burdick received from Three Affiliated Tribes member Oscar Burr regarding per capita payments related to the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation and the Garrison Dam. Burdick writes that he has received complains from the Reservation and that he is confident Myer will handle the issue. The letter states that Burdick is sending Burr's petition. There is a handwritten note at the top of the document which reads "Oscar Burr; Ft. Berthold Reservation; Elbowoods, ND."
Letter from Representative Burdick to Oscar Burr Regarding Per Capita Payments, July 30, 1951
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Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Elbowoods, per capita payments, Garrison Dam
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Indian Affairs
Usher Burdick, Oscar Burr, D. S. Myer
Burdick, Usher, "Letter from Representative Burdick to D. S. Myer Regarding Oscar Burr's Petition, July 30, 1951" (1951). Usher Burdick Papers. 42.