Authors

Martin Cross

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This handwritten letter, dated October 30, 1945, from Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Chairperson Martin Cross to United States (US) Senator William Langer thanks Langer for his letter of October 22 in which he enclosed a speech inspired by Cross's recent visit to Washington, D. C.. Cross read the speech in a Tribal Council meeting and it was enjoyed by all. Cross reports that he and Peter Beauchamp will be in Washington, D. C. to work on hiring an independent lawyer for the tribes. Cross says that he received a letter from John E. Hamilton and would like to meet with him.

See also:

Letter from Martin Cross to Senator Langer Following-Up from a Trip to Washington, D. C., October 13, 1945

Letter from Senator Langer to Martin Cross Regarding Trip to Washington, D. C., November 7, 1945

Date of Work

10-30-1945

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Council, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Business Council, speech, Washington D. C., independent lawyer, tribal lawyer, tribal representation, Army Corps of Engineers, 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, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Council, Three Affiliated Tribes Tribal Business Council, US War Department, US Army Corps of Engineers

People Referenced

William Langer, Martin Cross, John E. Hamilton, Peter Beauchamp

Letter from Martin Cross to Senator Langer Regarding Trip to Washington and Desire for a Meeting with John Hamilton, October 30, 1945

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