Authors

William Langer

Files

Download

Download Full Text (520 KB)

Description

This letter dated August 5, 1947, from United States Senator William Langer to Harris Grotte acknowledges the receipt of Grotte’s recent letter concerning the trouble Grotte and his neighbors are having with stray horses in their fields. The letter states that if Grotte’s fences are being deliberately cut, he should contact the sheriff to make an investigation. The letter states that Langer is contacting the Indian agency at Elbowoods to see if there is anything that can be done to keep these horses out of Grotte’s fields. The letter concludes with Langer saying he will get in touch with Grotte as soon as he hears from the Superintendent.

See also:

Letter from Senator Langer to Ben Reifel Regarding Trouble from Indian Horses, August 6 1947

Date of Work

8-5-1947

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Garrison Dam, Elbowoods, horses, grazing lands

Organizations Referenced

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

People Referenced

William Langer, Harris Grotte

Letter from Senator Langer to Harris Grotte Regarding Trouble from Stray Horses, August 5 1947

Share

COinS