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== Important Web Sites ==
== Important Web Sites ==
The Official Web Site of the [http://www.ponca.com/home.html Ponca Nation ]
Indian Nations, Indian Territory, Archives -- [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgenweb/ok/nations/ponca/index.htm Ponca Tribe]
== References  ==
== References  ==

Revision as of 23:51, 6 March 2009

The Yakama (Yakama) Tribe is located in central Washington along the Columbia River.


1805 -- First contact with Europeans -- the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

1855 -- Treaty with the U.S. government

1855 -- Reservation established

Frederick Webb Hodge, in his Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, gave a more complete history of the Yakima tribe, with estimations of the population of the tribe at various time periods. Additional details are given in John Swanton's The Indian Tribes of North America.

For additional history of the tribe, read more....

Tribal Headquarters




Yakima Agency

Important Web Sites