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William Langer

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This letter dated March 1, 1956 from United States (US) Senator William Langer to Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Chairman Martin Cross thanks Cross for his recent telegram regarding US House Resolution 5566 (H.R. 5566) which seeks to extend the US Indian Claims Commission. Langer says that he has already contact Senator [Joseph] O'Mahoney asking that the US Indian Claims Commission be extended. Handwritten notes on the letter read, "Cross, Martin" and "See Indian Affairs."

See also:

Letter from Senator Langer to James Murray Regarding US House Resolution 5566, February 25, 1956

United States Indian Claims Commission Final Report

Indian Land Areas Judicially Established

Date of Work

3-1-1956

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Indian Claims Commission, US House Resolution 5566, H.R. 5566, legislation, amendment, original title, original Indian title, jurisdiction, court case, litigation, land rights, claims

Organizations Referenced

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

People Referenced

Martin Cross, William Langer, Joseph O'Mahoney

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Political History | United States History

Letter from Senator Langer to Martin Cross Regarding US House Resolution 5566, March 1, 1956

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