Indians of Colorado

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The following list of tribes is compiled from:  
 
The following list of tribes is compiled from:  
  
*Hodge: Frederick Webb.  ''Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico.'' Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology. Bulletin # 30 1907.(Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=553639&disp=Handbook+of+American+Indians+north+of+Me++ 970.1 Sm69; film 1320577, Item 1]) 
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*Hodge: Frederick Webb.  ''Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico.'' Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology. Bulletin # 30 1907.(Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=553639&disp=Handbook+of+American+Indians+north+of+Me++ 970.1 Sm69; film 1320577, Item 1])   
 
*Swanton, John R. ''[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/colorado/index.htm The Indian Tribes of North America].'' Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology. Bulletin #145 (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=1121826&disp=The+Indian+tribes+of+North+America%20%20&columns=*,0,0 970.1 S24])
 
*Swanton, John R. ''[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/colorado/index.htm The Indian Tribes of North America].'' Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology. Bulletin #145 (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=1121826&disp=The+Indian+tribes+of+North+America%20%20&columns=*,0,0 970.1 S24])
  
Apache, Arapahoe. Bannock, Cheyenne, Comanche, Jicarilla, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Apache-Navajo, Numa, Pueblos, Shoshone, Uinta, Uncompahgre Band, Ute (Southern and Mountain), White River Band
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Apache, Arapahoe. Bannock, Cheyenne, Comanche, Jicarilla, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Apache-Navajo, Numa, Pueblos, Shoshone, Uinta, Uncompahgre Band, Ute (Southern and Mountain), White River Band  
  
 
== Reservations  ==
 
== Reservations  ==
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:Isaac, Katherine M., ''Omni Gazetteer of the United States of American.'' U.S. Data Sourcebook, Volume 11 Appendices, Bureau of Indian Affairs List of American Indian Reservations, Appendix E, Indian Reservations, Omnigraphics, Inc., 1991. (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=433280&disp=Omni+gazetteer+of+the+United+States+of+A%20%20&columns=*,0,0 973 E5])
 
:Isaac, Katherine M., ''Omni Gazetteer of the United States of American.'' U.S. Data Sourcebook, Volume 11 Appendices, Bureau of Indian Affairs List of American Indian Reservations, Appendix E, Indian Reservations, Omnigraphics, Inc., 1991. (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=433280&disp=Omni+gazetteer+of+the+United+States+of+A%20%20&columns=*,0,0 973 E5])
  
== Agencies ==
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== Agencies of the Bureau of Indian Affairs ==
  
 
*[[Consolidated Ute Indian Agency (Colorado)|Consolidated Ute Agency]]  
 
*[[Consolidated Ute Indian Agency (Colorado)|Consolidated Ute Agency]]  
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:Hill, Edward E., ''The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches'', Clearwater Publishing Co., Inc., 1974 (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=247426&disp=The+Office+of+Indian+Affairs%2C+1824%2D1%20%20&columns=*,0,0 970.1 H551])
 
:Hill, Edward E., ''The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches'', Clearwater Publishing Co., Inc., 1974 (Family History Library book [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=247426&disp=The+Office+of+Indian+Affairs%2C+1824%2D1%20%20&columns=*,0,0 970.1 H551])
  
== Schools  ==
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== Indian Schools  ==
  
 
*Grand Junction School  
 
*Grand Junction School  
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*Colorado Superintendency 1861-1880
 
*Colorado Superintendency 1861-1880
  
== Web Sites  ==
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== See Also:  ==
 
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=== See Also:  ===
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[[Colorado History|Colorado - History]] for a calendar of events some pertaining to American Indians  
 
[[Colorado History|Colorado - History]] for a calendar of events some pertaining to American Indians  

Revision as of 20:16, 16 December 2008

The word Colorado originates from a Spanish word "ruddy" or "red"

Contents

Tribes  and Bands of Colorado

The following list of tribes is compiled from:

Apache, Arapahoe. Bannock, Cheyenne, Comanche, Jicarilla, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Apache-Navajo, Numa, Pueblos, Shoshone, Uinta, Uncompahgre Band, Ute (Southern and Mountain), White River Band

Reservations

As identified in the National Atlas of the United States of America, the following reservation names in bold are current federally-recognized reservations:

  • Southern Ute Reservation Federal, under jurisdiction of Southern Ute Agency, Tribes: Mauache Capote Ute
  • Ute Mountain Reservation Federal, under jurisdiction of Ute Mountain Agency, Tribe: Wiminuche Ute

Reference

Isaac, Katherine M., Omni Gazetteer of the United States of American. U.S. Data Sourcebook, Volume 11 Appendices, Bureau of Indian Affairs List of American Indian Reservations, Appendix E, Indian Reservations, Omnigraphics, Inc., 1991. (Family History Library book 973 E5)

Agencies of the Bureau of Indian Affairs

Reference

Hill, Edward E., The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches, Clearwater Publishing Co., Inc., 1974 (Family History Library book 970.1 H551)

Indian Schools

  • Grand Junction School
  • Ignacio Boarding School
  • Navajo Spring School
  • Ute Mountain School

Family History Library

For a complete list of available records use the Family History Library Catalog and search by Tribe and Location

  • Central Superintendency Records 1813-1878 (108 films - M856) Family History Library 1st film 1602893
  • Colorado Superintendency 1861-1880

See Also:

Colorado - History for a calendar of events some pertaining to American Indians

Colorado - Military for a list of forts