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This letter, dated April 29, 1949, from United States (US) Senator William Langer to US Representative Usher Burdick makes reference to a brief Burdick filed with the Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee on Civil Functions of the Army Engineers, regarding the construction of the Garrison Dam.
In this letter, Langer praises Burdick's brief as a "wonderful piece of work" and congratulates Burdick on a "fine presentation thereof."
There is a handwritten notation at the bottom of the page that reads, "C. J. Barry called for brief March 6, 53_ sent to him for Mr. Burdick. Dfg_"
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The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Diversion
The Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish
Usher Burdick, William Langer, C. J. Barry
Langer, William, "Letter from Senator Langer to Representative Burdick Regarding Presentation on Garrison Dam, April 29, 1949" (1949). William Langer Papers. 821.