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William Langer

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This letter dated June 7, 1945, from United States Senator William Langer to Christian Beitzel mentions the Interior Appropriation Bill that set aside S100,000 dollars for Turtle Mountain Reservation and $8,500 for irrigation purposes at Standing Rock. Langer then asks Superintendent Christian Beitzel of the Fort Berthold Agency if he wants “something done around your reservation.” The letter includes the following handwritten note: “Indian money.”

Date of Work

6-7-1945

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Standing Rock Sioux, Standing Rock Nation, Íŋyaŋ Woslál Háŋ, Garrison Dam, Fort Berthold, Elbowoods, Fort Berthold Agency

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Standing Rock Sioux, Standing Rock Nation, Íŋyaŋ Woslál Háŋ, Fort Berthold Agency

People Referenced

William Langer, Christian Beitzel

Disciplines

Political History | United States History

Letter from Senator Langer to Christan Beitzel Regarding Possible Funding for Turtle Mountain Reservation and Standing Rock, June 7, 1945

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