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==== Brief Timeline  ====
 
==== Brief Timeline  ====
  
1851: Treaty at Fort Laramie which supposedly gave Cheyenne and other tribes land between thePlatte and Arkansas Rivers, in what became Wyoming, Nebraska, Colorado, and western Kansas.
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'''1851:''' Treaty at Fort Laramie which supposedly gave Cheyenne and other tribes land between the Platte and Arkansas Rivers, in what became Wyoming, Nebraska, Colorado, and western Kansas.  
  
1859: Colorado gold rush displaced the Indians from their promised lands
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'''1859:''' Colorado gold rush displaced the Indians from their promised lands  
  
1876: Battle of the Little Big Horn took place on 25 June 1876
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'''1876:''' Battle of the Little Big Horn took place on 25 June 1876  
  
1877: Cheyenne surrendered and were removed to the Southern Cheyenne Reservation in Indian Territory
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'''1877:''' Cheyenne surrendered and were removed to the Southern Cheyenne Reservation in Indian Territory  
  
1878: In the fall of 1878, part of the Northern Cheyenne were allowed to go back north.
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'''1878:''' In the fall of 1878, part of the Northern Cheyenne were allowed to go back north.  
  
1884: Tongue River Reservation was established for the Northern Cheyenne on 16 November by executive order of President Chester A. Arthur.
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'''1884:''' Tongue River Reservation was established for the Northern Cheyenne on 16 November by executive order of President Chester A. Arthur.  
  
1884: St. Labres Catholic Indian Boarding School was established at site of Ashland, Montana
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'''1884:''' St. Labres Catholic Indian Boarding School was established at site of Ashland, Montana  
  
1900: The Tongue River Reservation was enlarged by executive order on 19 March 1900 to include from the west bank of the Tongue River to the eastern boundary of the Crow Reservation
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'''1900:''' The Tongue River Reservation was enlarged by executive order on 19 March 1900 to include from the west bank of the Tongue River to the eastern boundary of the Crow Reservation  
  
1935: Constitution and bylaws of the Northern Cheyenne was approved on 23 November 1935, under the Indian Reorganization Act.
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'''1935:''' Constitution and bylaws of the Northern Cheyenne was approved on 23 November 1935, under the Indian Reorganization Act.
  
 
==== Brief History  ====
 
==== Brief History  ====

Revision as of 02:10, 3 March 2010

 

Ancestral Lands: Great Lakes region, and thence to Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, and Colorado.

History

Brief Timeline

1851: Treaty at Fort Laramie which supposedly gave Cheyenne and other tribes land between the Platte and Arkansas Rivers, in what became Wyoming, Nebraska, Colorado, and western Kansas.

1859: Colorado gold rush displaced the Indians from their promised lands

1876: Battle of the Little Big Horn took place on 25 June 1876

1877: Cheyenne surrendered and were removed to the Southern Cheyenne Reservation in Indian Territory

1878: In the fall of 1878, part of the Northern Cheyenne were allowed to go back north.

1884: Tongue River Reservation was established for the Northern Cheyenne on 16 November by executive order of President Chester A. Arthur.

1884: St. Labres Catholic Indian Boarding School was established at site of Ashland, Montana

1900: The Tongue River Reservation was enlarged by executive order on 19 March 1900 to include from the west bank of the Tongue River to the eastern boundary of the Crow Reservation

1935: Constitution and bylaws of the Northern Cheyenne was approved on 23 November 1935, under the Indian Reorganization Act.

Brief History

Reservations

This tribe is primarily associated with the Northern Cheyenne Reservation in southern Montana.

Additional References to the History of the Tribe

Tribal Headquarters

Northern Cheyenne Tribe
P.O. Box 128
Lame Deer, MT 59043
Phone: 406.477.6284
Fax: 406.477.6210

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