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Martin Cross

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This letter, dated January 13, 1949, from Three Affiliated Tribes member Martin Cross to Senator William Langer encloses a report from the Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Council discussing their recent trip to Washington, D.C. to negotiate the Garrison Dam contract and the legislation introduced as a result--House Joint Resolution 33. Cross questions the veracity of a claim made in the report regarding recognition of tribal delegates and asks Langer to verify. Cross indicates that he will be in Washington D.C. for the hearing of House Joint Resolution 33. The copy of the report from the Tribal Council is included in this document.

See also:

Letter from Martin Cross to Senator Langer Regarding Tribal Council in Washington Working on Garrison Dam Contract, December 8, 1948

Letter from Senator Langer to Martin Cross Regarding Report that Cross Sent from the Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Council, January 27, 1949

Publication Date

1-13-1949

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Dam Contract, Three Affiliated Tribes Business Council, House Joint Resolution 33, hearing

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Business Council, US Senate, US House of Representatives, US Army Corps of Engineers

People Referenced

Martin Cross, William Langer, William Lemke, Quentin Burdick, Milton Young, Allan Harper, Carl Witman Jr., Ray Richards, william Randolph Hearst, Ralph Case

Disciplines

Political History | United States History

Letter from Martin Cross to Senator Langer Enclosing a Report from the Tribal Council on their Report to Washington and House Joint Resolution 33, January 13, 1949

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