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This handwritten letter, dated March 7, 1950, from Three Affiliated Tribes member Martin Cross to United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick informs Burdick that members of the Three Affiliated Tribes have voted in support of US Public Law 437. Cross provides some comment on what he thinks will come next and informs Burdick that he will be in Washington D.C. this weekend.
Letter from Representative Burdick to Martin Cross Regarding Hearings and Delegates in Washington, February 21, 1950
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Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Washington D.C., US Public Law 437, PL 437, The Taking Act, Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Diversion
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish
Usher Burdick, Martin Cross
Cross, Martin, "Letter from Martin Cross to Representative Burdick Regarding Public Law 437, March 7, 1950" (1950). Usher Burdick Papers. 50.