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Floyd Montclair

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This handwritten letter dated April 29, 1949, from Vice President of National American Indian Defense Association Floyd Montclair to United States Senator William Langer calls Langer’s attention to Superintendent Quin and Mr. Penseneau who “need some training in the administration of the Affairs of the Indians.” Montclair mentions that Quin and Penseneau will ask Langer for protection, therefore Montclair would like his letter to be “made part of the hearings before your committee for remedy.” A note on the letter reads, “am sending it to Indian Committee as requested.”

Date of Work

4-29-1949

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Garrison Dam, Minot, Fort Berthold, Indian Affairs Committee, Elbowoods

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Indian Affairs, National American Indian Association

People Referenced

William Langer, Quin, Penseneau

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Political History | United States History

Letter from Floyd Montclair to Senator Langer Regarding the Need for Training of Superintendent Quin, April 29, 1949

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