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''[[Indians of Montana|Indians of Montana]] > Chippewa-Cree Indians''  
 
''[[Indians of Montana|Indians of Montana]] > Chippewa-Cree Indians''  
  
The Chippewa-Cree Indian Tribe is a federally-recognized tribal entity and is primarily associated with the Rocky Boy's Reservation in Montana.It is a single entity in today's world, but is a combination of portions of the Chippewa Tribe and the Cree Tribe.<br>  
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[[Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation (Montana)|Rocky Boy's Reservation]] in Montana
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The Chippewa-Cree Indian Tribe is a federally-recognized tribal entity and is primarily associated with the Rocky Boy's Reservation in Montana. It is a single entity in today's world, but is a combination of portions of the Chippewa Tribe and the Cree Tribe.<br>  
  
 
The Cree nation is the largest group in Canada. That tribe had two divisions; Woodland Cree and Plains Cree.  
 
The Cree nation is the largest group in Canada. That tribe had two divisions; Woodland Cree and Plains Cree.  
  
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=== History  ===
 
 
== History  ==
 
  
The Chippewa or Ojibway Indians are one of the largest groups o American Indians in North America. There are nearly 150 different bands of Chippewa in the northern part of the United States and in southern Canada (especially in Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan).  
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The Chippewa or Ojibway Indians are one of the largest groups of American Indians in North America. There are nearly 150 different bands of Chippewa in the northern part of the United States and in southern Canada (especially in Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan).  
  
 
The Chippewa and Cree united in the 1890's  
 
The Chippewa and Cree united in the 1890's  
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*'''1916:''' assigned to Rocky Boy's Reservation in Montana with the Plains Cree  
 
*'''1916:''' assigned to Rocky Boy's Reservation in Montana with the Plains Cree  
*'''1953:''' United States terminates its relationship with the sovereign nation of Chippewa, mandated by House Concurrent Resolution 108.  
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*'''1953:''' United States terminated its relationship with the sovereign nation of Chippewa, mandated by House Concurrent Resolution 108.  
 
*'''1968: '''the American Indian Movement (AIM) founded by three Ojibwa: Dennis Banks, George Mitchell, and Clyde Bellecourt
 
*'''1968: '''the American Indian Movement (AIM) founded by three Ojibwa: Dennis Banks, George Mitchell, and Clyde Bellecourt
 
==== Reservations  ====
 
 
This tribe is primarily associated with the [[Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation (Montana)|Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation]] in Montana
 
  
 
==== Additional References to the History of the Tribes  ====
 
==== Additional References to the History of the Tribes  ====
  
== Tribal Headquarters  ==
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=== Tribal Headquarters  ===
  
 
Chippewa Cree Tribe<br>RR1 Box 544<br>Box Elder, Mt. 59521<br>Phone: 406.395.4478 fax: 406.395.4497 <br>Phone: 406.395.5705 fax: 406.395.5702  
 
Chippewa Cree Tribe<br>RR1 Box 544<br>Box Elder, Mt. 59521<br>Phone: 406.395.4478 fax: 406.395.4497 <br>Phone: 406.395.5705 fax: 406.395.5702  
  
== Records  ==
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=== Records  ===
  
'''Census Records'''
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==== Census Records ====
  
 
Rocky Boy Agency; M595, 1919-1939, FHL film: 581420  
 
Rocky Boy Agency; M595, 1919-1939, FHL film: 581420  
  
== Important Web Sites  ==
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=== Important Web Sites  ===
  
 
*Constitution and By-Laws of the [http://www.rockyboy.org/Government/Constitution%201935%202004/2004%20Constitution.htm Chippewa Cree Indians of the Rocky Boy's Reservation Montana]  
 
*Constitution and By-Laws of the [http://www.rockyboy.org/Government/Constitution%201935%202004/2004%20Constitution.htm Chippewa Cree Indians of the Rocky Boy's Reservation Montana]  
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*Chippewa Cree Tribe [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chippewa_Cree Wikipedia]
 
*Chippewa Cree Tribe [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chippewa_Cree Wikipedia]
  
== References  ==
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=== References  ===
  
 
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Revision as of 07:25, 29 March 2010

Indians of Montana > Chippewa-Cree Indians

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Chippewa-Cree
Rocky-Boy Sundance.jpg
Population
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Regions with significant populations
Ancestral Homelands:

Descendants:
Rocky Boy's Reservation in Montana

Status

Federally recognized since the 1890s as the Chippewa-Cree

Linguistic Group

not yet researched

Cultural Group

not yet researched

Other Related Ethnic Groups

Chippewa, Cree

The Chippewa-Cree Indian Tribe is a federally-recognized tribal entity and is primarily associated with the Rocky Boy's Reservation in Montana. It is a single entity in today's world, but is a combination of portions of the Chippewa Tribe and the Cree Tribe.

The Cree nation is the largest group in Canada. That tribe had two divisions; Woodland Cree and Plains Cree.

History

The Chippewa or Ojibway Indians are one of the largest groups of American Indians in North America. There are nearly 150 different bands of Chippewa in the northern part of the United States and in southern Canada (especially in Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan).

The Chippewa and Cree united in the 1890's

During the early 1900's the tribes petitioned the government for a reservation, In 1916 the Rocky Boy Reservation was established for the Chippewa-Cree Indians.

For early pre-1916 history and record of the Chippewa see: Chippewa Indians

For early pre-1916 history and records of the Cree see: Cree Indians

Brief Time Line

  • 1916: assigned to Rocky Boy's Reservation in Montana with the Plains Cree
  • 1953: United States terminated its relationship with the sovereign nation of Chippewa, mandated by House Concurrent Resolution 108.
  • 1968: the American Indian Movement (AIM) founded by three Ojibwa: Dennis Banks, George Mitchell, and Clyde Bellecourt

Additional References to the History of the Tribes

Tribal Headquarters

Chippewa Cree Tribe
RR1 Box 544
Box Elder, Mt. 59521
Phone: 406.395.4478 fax: 406.395.4497
Phone: 406.395.5705 fax: 406.395.5702

Records

Census Records

Rocky Boy Agency; M595, 1919-1939, FHL film: 581420

Important Web Sites

References


Bibliography

  • Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives; Record Group 75, Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
  • Hodge, Frederick Webb. Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1906 Available online.
  • Klein, Barry T., ed. Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian. Nyack, New York: Todd Publications, 2009. 10th ed. WorldCat 317923332; FHL book 970.1 R259e.
  • Malinowski, Sharon and Sheets, Anna, eds. The Gale Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes. Detroit: Gale Publishing, 1998. 4 volumes. Includes: Lists of Federally Recognized Tribes for U.S., Alaska, and Canada – pp. 513-529 Alphabetical Listing of Tribes, with reference to volume and page in this series Map of “Historic Locations of U.S. Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Canadian Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Mexican, Hawaiian and Caribbean Native Groups” Maps of “State and Federally Recognized U.S. Indian Reservations. WorldCat 37475188; FHL book 970.1 G131g.
Vol. 1 -- Northeast, Southeast, Caribbean
Vol. 2 -- Great Basin, Southwest, Middle America
Vol. 3 -- Arctic, Subarctic, Great Plains, Plateau
Vol. 4 -- California, Pacific Northwest, Pacific Islands
  • Sturtevant, William C. Handbook of North American Indians. 20 vols., some not yet published. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1978– .
Volume 1 -- Not yet published
Volume 2 -- Indians in Contemporary Society (pub. 2008) -- WorldCat 234303751
Volume 3 -- Environment, Origins, and Population (pub. 2006) -- WorldCat 255572371
Volume 4 -- History of Indian-White Relations (pub. 1988) -- WorldCat 19331914; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.4.
Volume 5 -- Arctic (pub. 1984) -- WorldCat 299653808; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.5.
Volume 6 -- Subarctic (pub. 1981) -- WorldCat 247493742; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.6.
Volume 7 -- Northwest Coast (pub. 1990) -- WorldCat 247493311
Volume 8 -- California (pub. 1978) -- WorldCat 13240086; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.8.
Volume 9 -- Southwest (pub. 1979) -- WorldCat 26140053; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.9.
Volume 10 -- Southwest (pub. 1983) -- WorldCat 301504096; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.10.
Volume 11 -- Great Basin (pub. 1986) -- WorldCat 256516416; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.11.
Volume 12 -- Plateau (pub. 1998) -- WorldCat 39401371; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.12.
Volume 13 -- Plains, 2 vols. (pub. 2001) -- WorldCat 48209643
Volume 14 -- Southeast (pub. 2004) -- WorldCat 254277176
Volume 15 -- Northwest (pub. 1978) -- WorldCat 356517503; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.15.
Volume 16 -- Not yet published
Volume 17 -- Languages (pub. 1996) -- WorldCat 43957746
Volume 18 -- Not yet published
Volume 19 -- Not yet published
Volume 20 -- Not yet published