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Date of Work

September 23, 1940

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This letter, dated September 23, 1940 from United States (US) Representative Usher L. Burdick to Floyd Montclair acknowledges receipt of a resolution passed by Unit 4 of the American Indian Federation regarding the Wheeler-Howard Act, which Montclair sent. Burdick writes that he has already proposed legislation to exempt the tribes of North Dakota from the Wheeler-Howard Act, and will be glad to present this resolution in support of the bill.

See also:

Resolution by Unit 4 of the American Indian Federation Proposing Exemption from the Wheeler-Howard Act and Other Matters, September 13, 1940

Date of Work

9-23-1940

Keywords

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

Organizations Referenced

North Dakota Indians, Unit Number 4 American Indian Federation, American Indian Federation, Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish

People Referenced

Floyd Montclair, Usher L. Burdick

Letter from Representative Burdick to Floyd Montclair Regarding the Wheeler-Howard Act, September 23, 1940

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