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This letter, dated April 18, 1949, from United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick to Sanish Commercial Club secretary Mr. A. O. Rhode concerns the pool level of Garrison Dam. The letter acknowledges Rohde's letter of April 17 and notes that the law does not authorize a higher dam than 1,830 feet and that it will take new legislation to build higher than this height, which is an outcome Burdick views as unlikely.

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Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Diversion, pool level, pool height, water height, water level, flood height, flood level, Sanish Commercial Club

Organizations Referenced

Sanish Commercial Club

People Referenced

Usher Burdick, Mr AO Rohde

Letter from Representative Burdick to A. O. Rohde Regarding Garrison Dam Pool Level, April 18, 1949