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Date of Work

Circa 1930s

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This undated statement by Rufus G. Poole, assistant solicitor of the US Department of the Interior concerns the Indian Claims Commission Bill, H.R. 7837. The conclusion of Poole's statement expresses his support for the bill, noting that it will be a relief to US Congress from the "onslaught of bills for jurisdictional acts." See related doc "An Act to Create an Indian Claims Commission, to Provide for the Powers, Duties, and Functions Thereof, and for Other Purposes"

Keywords

US Indian Claims Commission Bill H.R. 7837, The Problem of Indian Administration by Meriam, Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Department of the Interior, US Indian Claims Commission

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Department of the Interior, US Indian Claims Commission

People Referenced

Meriam, Rufus G. Poole, Rufus Poole

Comments

This document is not dated; however, it concerns the US Indian Claims Commission Bill which was introduced in 1935.

Statement by Rufus Poole on the Indian Claims Commission Bill, Undated

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