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Wyoming is a Delaware Indian word meaning 'mountains and valley alternating".  
 
Wyoming is a Delaware Indian word meaning 'mountains and valley alternating".  
  
=== Tribes and Bands of Wyoming  ===
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== Tribes and Bands of Wyoming  ==
  
 
Arapaho, Bannock, Cheyenne, Comanche, Crows, Cree, Dakota, Gros Venutreno or Chumashan, Gosiute, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Menominee, Numa, Paiute, Pawnee, Shoshoni, Sioux, Ute (Southern)  
 
Arapaho, Bannock, Cheyenne, Comanche, Crows, Cree, Dakota, Gros Venutreno or Chumashan, Gosiute, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Menominee, Numa, Paiute, Pawnee, Shoshoni, Sioux, Ute (Southern)  
  
=== Reservations  ===
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== Reservations  ==
  
 
As identified in the [http://www.nationalatlas.gov/printable/fedlands.html#ia ''National Atlas of the United States of America''], the following reservation names in '''bold''' are current federally-recognized reservations:  
 
As identified in the [http://www.nationalatlas.gov/printable/fedlands.html#ia ''National Atlas of the United States of America''], the following reservation names in '''bold''' are current federally-recognized reservations:  
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'''Wind River Reservation''' -- Federal, under juridiction of Wind River Agency; Tribes: Shoshoni and Arapaho  
 
'''Wind River Reservation''' -- Federal, under juridiction of Wind River Agency; Tribes: Shoshoni and Arapaho  
  
=== '''Agencies'''  ===
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== '''Agencies'''  ==
  
 
Shoshoni Agency  
 
Shoshoni Agency  
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Wind River Agency: Ft. Washakie, WY, 82514  
 
Wind River Agency: Ft. Washakie, WY, 82514  
  
'''See also:'''  
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=== '''See also:''' ===
  
 
[[Wyoming History|Wyoming_History]] for a calendar of events  
 
[[Wyoming History|Wyoming_History]] for a calendar of events  
  
[[Wyoming Military Records|Wyoming_Military Records]]''''''for a list of forts'''''
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[[Wyoming Military Records|Wyoming_Military Records]]''''' '''''for a list of forts  
  
The Family History library has copies of the Wind River Agency files of [[Portal:Wyoming|Wyoming]] for the years 1881 to 1953. These are detailed records kept by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The original records are at the National Archives—Rocky Mountain Region (Denver) at http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain/. Other American Indian records are listed in the subject section of the Family History Library Catalog under the names of the tribes, such as SHOSHONI INDIANS.  
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The Family History library has copies of the Wind River Agency files of [[Portal:Wyoming|Wyoming]] for the years 1881 to 1953. These are detailed records kept by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The original records are at the National Archives—Rocky Mountain Region (Denver) at http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain/. Other American Indian records are listed in the subject section of the Family History Library Catalog under the names of the tribes, such as SHOSHONI INDIANS. <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
 
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[[Category:Wyoming]] [[Category:Indians_of_the_United_States]]
 
[[Category:Wyoming]] [[Category:Indians_of_the_United_States]]

Revision as of 13:14, 11 July 2008

Wyoming is a Delaware Indian word meaning 'mountains and valley alternating".

Tribes and Bands of Wyoming[edit | edit source]

Arapaho, Bannock, Cheyenne, Comanche, Crows, Cree, Dakota, Gros Venutreno or Chumashan, Gosiute, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Menominee, Numa, Paiute, Pawnee, Shoshoni, Sioux, Ute (Southern)

Reservations[edit | edit source]

As identified in the National Atlas of the United States of America, the following reservation names in bold are current federally-recognized reservations:

  • Isaacs, Katherine M., Omni Gazetteer of the United States of America. U.S. Data Source Book, Volume 11, Appendices, Bureau of Indian Affairs List of American Indian Reservations, Appendix E, Indian Reservations, Omnigraphics, Inc., 1991.

Shoshone Indian Reservation

Wind River Reservation -- Federal, under juridiction of Wind River Agency; Tribes: Shoshoni and Arapaho

Agencies[edit | edit source]

Shoshoni Agency

Wind River Agency: Ft. Washakie, WY, 82514

See also:[edit | edit source]

Wyoming_History for a calendar of events

Wyoming_Military Records for a list of forts

The Family History library has copies of the Wind River Agency files of Wyoming for the years 1881 to 1953. These are detailed records kept by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The original records are at the National Archives—Rocky Mountain Region (Denver) at http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain/. Other American Indian records are listed in the subject section of the Family History Library Catalog under the names of the tribes, such as SHOSHONI INDIANS.