Quentin N. Burdick
Senate Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs
91st Congress, 2d Session
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This report from the United States (US) Senate Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, dated May 7, 1970, was written to accompany US Senate Bill 774 which sought to authorize the US Government to mortgage tribal lands in order to provide more economic stability for the tribes. The report indicates that the tribe had still not recovered from the economic collapse that occurred after they were forced to move from their lands due to the construction of the Garrison Dam.
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Fort Berthold Reservation, Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, relocation, mortgage, tribal lands, economic instability
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Department of the Interior, US Bureau of the Budget
Quentin Burdick, Fred J. Russell, Wilfred H. Rommel
US Government Printing Office
American Politics | Indigenous, Indian, and Aboriginal Law | Indigenous Studies | Law and Politics | Native American Studies | United States History
US Congress, Senate. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Authorizing the Mortgaging of Tribal Lands on the Fort Berthold Reservation for Certain Purposes, 91st Cong., 2d sess., S. Rep. 850. May 7, 1970. https://commons.und.edu/indigenous-gov-docs/22/
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