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See also Paiute Indians

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Tribal Headquarters

Official Address
San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe
Administrative Office
PO Box 1989
Tuba City, AZ 86045
Phone: (928) 283-4589
Fax: (928) 283-5761
e-Mail: sanjuan_paiute_tribe@yahoo.com

History

The San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe is the newest federally recognized Indian nation in the State of Arizona. The San Juan Southern Paiute people live in several communities on the Navajo Nation, primarily in northern Arizona and southeastern Utah. The largest of these communities is located at Willow Springs, near Tuba City, Arizona. Another is at Paiute Canyon/Navajo Mountain on the Arizona-Utah border.[1]

Brief Timeline

Reservations

Records

The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

Websites

San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe, Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc.
Arizona's Native American Tribes
Heard Museum

Bibliography

Dutton, Bertha Pauline. The Rancheria, Ute, and Southern Paiute Peoples: Indias of the American Southwest. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1976. FHL 970.1 D954
Dutton, Bertha P. The Southern Paiute. New Haven, Conn: Human Relations Area Files, 1970. WorldCat 16007087
Hebner, Logan, and Michael Plyler. Southern Paiute: A Portrait. Logan: Utah State University Press, 2010. WorldCat 627701070

References

  1. Northern Arizona University, Center for American Indian Economic Development

http://www.cba.nau.edu/caied/tribepages/SanJuan.asp


 

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