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William Langer

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This letter dated April 19, 1950, from United States Senator William Langer to Executive Director of North Dakota Indian Affairs John B. Hart states that Langer has contacted Commissioner of the Indian Bureau John R. Nichols in order for Nichols to respond to Hart’s March 27, 1947 telegram concerning the plans of the Indian Bureau to buy land outside of the Fort Berthold Reservation. The letter states that Langer wants Hart to know “I have contacted Mr Nichols in an endeavor to see what can be done to help you with this matter.” The letter concludes with Langer’s offer of further assistance if needed. The letter is marked with the handwritten annotations “Indians,” “Interior,” and “N. Dak. Indian Affairs Com.”

See also:

Letter from Senator Langer to John Nichols Regarding the Indian Bureau’s Plans to Buy Land Outside of the Fort Berthold Reservation Boundary, April 18, 1950

Date of Work

4-19-1950

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Garrison Dam, Elbowoods, land purchase

Organizations Referenced

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

People Referenced

William Langer, John Hart, John Nichols

Letter from Senator Langer to John Hart Regarding the Indian Bureau’s Plans to Buy Land Outside of the Fort Berthold Reservation Boundary, April 19, 1950

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