Carson Colony of the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California

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Carson Colony of the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California
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The Carson Colony is located in Carson City, Ormsby County, in western Nevada.

Established -- 1917
Agency (BIA) -- Western Nevada Agency
Principal tribes -- Washoe
Population -- 1969: Tribal enrollment-included in Washoe Tribe. Enrollment 1,200. [1]

History[edit | edit source]

Colony Contact Information[edit | edit source]

Carson Indian Colony[2]
Carson Colony Community Council
P.O. Box 3269
Carson City, NV 89702
Tel# (702) 883-6431

Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records

1909-1930 FHL film 573864

1931-1932 FHL film 573,865

1933-1936 FHL film 573866

1937-1939 FHL film 573867

Land records: Tribally-owned 156 acres.

Vital Records 1925-1931 FHL film 573865

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Indian Reservations A State and Federal Handbook. Compiled by The Confederation of American Indians, New York, N.Y. McFarland and Co. Inc., Jefferson, North Carolina, c. 1986. FHL book 970.1 In2
  2. AAA, a web site celebrating American Indian Tribes of the US and Canada Available online

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