Authors

William Langer

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This letter dated May 26, 1949, from United States Senator William Langer to Floyd Montclair is in response to Montclair’s charge of abusive language from Superintendent Quin. Langer has received a statement from the Committee of Interior and Insular Affairs regarding Montclair’s charge and enclosed that statement, written by Chief Clerk Mills Astin, which expresses that, “it is a problem of administration and not under the legislative purview of this Committee.” The letter includes the handwritten note, “Indians.”

Date of Work

8-19-1946

Keywords

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

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Elbowoods, National American Indian Defense Association, Committee of Interior and Insular Affairs, United States Department of Interior

People Referenced

William Langer, Floyd Montclair, Mills Astin,

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Political History | United States History

Letter from Senator Langer to Floyd Montclair Regarding Abusive Language, May 26, 1949

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