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William Langer

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This telegram dated July 14, 1954, from United States (US) Senator William Langer to Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Chairperson Martin Cross, declines Cross's invitation to attend a meeting in New Town, North Dakota July 15-17 regarding the release of tribal funds. Langer indicates that his work prevents him from leaving. A handwritten note on the telegram reads, "Cross, Martin."

See also:

Telegram from Martin Cross to William Langer Inviting Langer to a Meeting Regarding Release of Tribal Funds in US Treasury, July 13, 1954

Date of Work

7-14-1954

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Treasury, US Bureau of Indian Affairs, Public Law 437, PL 437, The Taking Act, compensation

Organizations Referenced

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

People Referenced

Martin Cross, William Langer

Disciplines

Political History | United States History

Letter from Senator Langer to Martin Cross Declining Invitation to a Meeting Regarding Release of Tribal Funds, July 14, 1954

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