Authors

William Langer

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This letter dated November 2, 1953 from United States (US) Senator William Langer to Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Chairman Martin Cross thanks Cross for the invitation to attend the tribal conference with Commission Emmons of the US Bureau of Indian Affairs (Likely a reference to Glenn L. Emmons who served as Commissioner of Indian Affairs under Dwight Eisenhower from 1953-1961). Langer regrets that he was unable to attend. There are some handwritten annotations on the letter.

Date of Work

11-2-1953

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Bureau of Indian Affairs, Indian Affairs Commissioner, tribal conference

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Bureau of Indian Affairs

People Referenced

Martin Cross, William Langer, Glenn L. Emmons

Disciplines

Political History | United States History

Letter from Senator Langer to Martin Cross Apologizing that Langer Could not Attend the Tribal Conference with Commissioner Emmons of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, November 2, 1953

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