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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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Smallpox epidemics devistated the tribe in the 1780's and in 1837.
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In 1845 the tribe established Like-A-Fishhook Village near Fort Berthold trading post.
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Fort Berthold Agency  was established in 1870, and was assigned to serve the Hidatsa, Mandan and Arikara tribes. 
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The tribe was alloted land in 1888 and Lide-A-Fishook Village was  abandoned
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The Hidatsa, Mandan and Arikara formed the Three Affiliated Tribes in 1934
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In 1876, their population was estimated to be about 500. By 1910 that number had increased to 547, and by 1980, their population was 1,548.
  
 
==== Brief Timeline  ====
 
==== Brief Timeline  ====
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*'''1951-1954:''' relocated for contruction of Garrison Dam and reservoir
 
*'''1951-1954:''' relocated for contruction of Garrison Dam and reservoir
  
==== Brief History ====
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==== Reservations ====
  
In 1876, their population was estimated to be about 500. By 1910 that number had increased to 547, and by 1980, their population was 1,548.
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The primary reservation for the Hidatsa, Mandan, and Arikara Tribes - the Three Affiliated Tribes - is the [[Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (North Dakota)|Fort Berthold Reservation]] in North Dakota.  
  
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The primary reservation for the Hidatsa, Mandan, and Arikara Tribes - the Three Affiliated Tribes - is the [[Fort_Berthold_Indian_Reservation_(North_Dakota)|Fort Berthold Reservation]] in North Dakota.
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Fort Berthold Agency
  
 
==== Additional References to the History of the Tribe  ====
 
==== Additional References to the History of the Tribe  ====

Revision as of 00:28, 9 March 2010

Alternate Names: Minataree, Grosventre

History

Smallpox epidemics devistated the tribe in the 1780's and in 1837.

In 1845 the tribe established Like-A-Fishhook Village near Fort Berthold trading post.

Fort Berthold Agency  was established in 1870, and was assigned to serve the Hidatsa, Mandan and Arikara tribes. 

The tribe was alloted land in 1888 and Lide-A-Fishook Village was  abandoned

The Hidatsa, Mandan and Arikara formed the Three Affiliated Tribes in 1934

In 1876, their population was estimated to be about 500. By 1910 that number had increased to 547, and by 1980, their population was 1,548.

Brief Timeline

  • 1780-1781: smallpox epidemic
  • 1837: smallpox devistated the Tribe
  • 1845: established Like-A-Fishhook Village near Fort Berthold trading post
  • 1870: Fort Berthold Agency established for Hidatsa, Mandan, and Arikara Tribes. These tribes later became the Three Affiliated Tribes
  • 1888: most were located on alloted land; Like-A-Fishhook Village abandoned
  • 1934: Three Affiliated Tribes formed - Hidatsa, Mandan, and Arikara
  • 1951-1954: relocated for contruction of Garrison Dam and reservoir

Reservations

The primary reservation for the Hidatsa, Mandan, and Arikara Tribes - the Three Affiliated Tribes - is the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota.

Agency

Fort Berthold Agency

Additional References to the History of the Tribe

Tribal Headquarters

Three Affiliated Tribes
404 Frontage Road
New Town, ND 58763
Phone: 701.627.4781
Fax: 701.627.3503

Records

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