Walter Maddock



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This letter dated January 28, 1947, from North Dakota Farmers Home Administration (FHA) Director Walter Maddock to United States Senator William Langer marks the receipt of correspondence from Langer in regard to a letter from Commissioner of the Office of Indian Affairs Walter V. Woehlke which requests the renewing services of the FHA for the Fort Berthold Reservation. The letter states that Maddock believes “no action is required on our part, and that we must wait direction from the Washington office with which you are in contact.” The letter concludes with Maddock stating that if the FHA “is privileged and directed to renew our loaning activities on the reservation, we will be very happy to give them every possible service this agency may provide.” The letter is marked with the handwritten annotation “Fort Berthold Reservation.”

See also:

Letter from Glenn Emmons to Senator Langer Regarding the Credit Program for the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, April 18, 1958

Date of Work



FHA loans, farm loans, loans, credit, credit officers, Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Diversion

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Farmers Home Administration, FHA, United States Bureau of Indian Affairs

People Referenced

William Langer, Walter Maddock, Walter V. Woehlke

Letter from Walter Maddock to Senator Langer Regarding Loans for the Fort Berthold Reservation, January 28, 1947