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This handwritten letter dated June 28, 1950, from Three Affiliated Tribes member Martin Cross to United States (US) Senator William Langer, informs Langer that tribal council members Carl Whitman and Mark Mahto and Superintendent Rex W. Z---- (last name illegible) are in Washington, D.C., but they do not speak for Cross's group. Cross asks Langer to not give this group an advantage over the others on the reservation. Cross expresses some concern regarding US Senate Bill 3587 (S. 3587) which he calls "his bill." Cross asks Langer to send him any updates.
Three Affiliated Tribes Resolution Dated April 14, 1950 Sent from Martin Cross to Senator Langer with Note Regarding Senate Bill 3305 Dated June 29, 1950
Letter from Senator Langer to Martin Cross Regarding Senate Bill 3587 and House Resolution 8411, July 6, 1950
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Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Senate Bill 3587, S. 3587, legislation, delegates, conflict
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Council, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Business Council
Martin Cross, William Langer, Carl Whitman Jr., Mark Mahto, Rex W. Z.
Political History | United States History
Cross, Martin, "Letter from Martin Cross to Senator Langer Regarding Carl Whitman and Senate Bill 3587, June 28, 1950." (1950). William Langer Papers. 536.