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Date of Work

October 22, 1940

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This letter dated October 22, 1940 by United States (US) Representative Usher L. Burdick to John Yellow Wolf acknowledges receipt of a petition regarding US House of Representatives Resolution 3219, which would seek to exempt North Dakota tribes from the Wheeler-Howard Act.

Burdick writes that, inasmuch as he introduced this legislation, Yellow Wolf may rely on his enthusiastic support for its passage.

Date of Work

10-22-1940

Keywords

HR 3219, North Dakota Indians, Wheeler-Howard Act, Elbowoods, Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish

Organizations Referenced

North Dakota Indians, Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish

People Referenced

Usher L. Burdick, John Yellow Wolf

Letter from Representative Burdick to John Yellow Wolf Regarding US House of Representatives Resolution 3219, October 22, 1940

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