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This letter dated July 16, 1958, from Colonel Lynn W. Pine of the United States (US) Army Corps of Engineers to US Senator William Langer, discusses the scope of land acquisition for the Garrison Dam including both the acres purchased and the total cost of those lands. Pine also mentions that the lands have come from the Fort Berthold Reservation as well as from the towns Elbowoods, Sanish, and Van Hook.
Letter from Senator Langer to Colonel Lynn W. Pine Regarding Land Acquisition, July 23, 1958
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Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Elbowoods, Sanish, Van Hook, Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Diversion, United States Army Corps of Engineers, land purchases, land acquisition, land taking, land seizure, taking
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, United States Army Corps of Engineers,
William Langer, Lynn W. Pine
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Pine, Lynn W., "Letter from Colonel Lynn W. Pine to Senator Langer Regarding Land Acquisition, July 16, 1958" (1958). William Langer Papers. 579.