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This handwritten letter, dated June 3, 1950, from Three Affiliated Tribes member Martin Cross to United States (US) Representative Usher Burdick informs Burdick that Cross requested a hearing for US House Resolution 8411 (H. R. 8411) for June 15th. Cross says that he will go to Washington D.C. for the hearing since it apparently cannot be held on the reservation. Cross wants to have the hearing before the election date.
Letter from Representative Burdick to Martin Cross Regarding Hearings for US House Resolution 8411, June 8, 1950
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Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, hearing, bill, US House Resolution 8411, H. R. 8411, per capita payments, election
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish
Usher Burdick, Martin Cross, Bill Dean
Cross, Martin, "Letter from Martin Cross to Representative Burdick Regarding Hearings for US House Resolution 8411, June 3, 1950" (1950). Usher Burdick Papers. 88.