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The following list of tribes is compiled from:  
 
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Swanaton, John W. ''[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/louisiana/index.htm The Indian Tribes of North America].'' Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #145  
 
Swanaton, John W. ''[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/louisiana/index.htm The Indian Tribes of North America].'' Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #145  
  
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Acolapissa, Adai, Alabama, Atakapa, Avoyel, Bayogoula, Biloxi, Caddo, Chatot, Chawasha, Chitimacha, Choctaw, Coushatta, Doustioni, Houma, Kadohadacho, Koasati, Koroa, Mugulasha, Muskogee, Natchez, Natchitoches Confederacy, Ofo, Okelousa, Opelousa, Ouachita, Pascagoula, Quapaw, Quinipissa, Souchitioni, Taensa, Tangipahoa, Tawasa, Tensas, Tunica, Tunica-Biloxi, Washa, Yatasi  
 
Acolapissa, Adai, Alabama, Atakapa, Avoyel, Bayogoula, Biloxi, Caddo, Chatot, Chawasha, Chitimacha, Choctaw, Coushatta, Doustioni, Houma, Kadohadacho, Koasati, Koroa, Mugulasha, Muskogee, Natchez, Natchitoches Confederacy, Ofo, Okelousa, Opelousa, Ouachita, Pascagoula, Quapaw, Quinipissa, Souchitioni, Taensa, Tangipahoa, Tawasa, Tensas, Tunica, Tunica-Biloxi, Washa, Yatasi  
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Chactaw Agency  
 
Chactaw Agency  
  
 
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'''See Also:'''  
 
'''See Also:'''  
  
[[Louisiana_History|Louisiana History]]
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[[Louisiana History|Louisiana History]] for a calendar of events
 
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[[Louisiana_Military_Records|Louisiana Military]]  
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[[Louisiana Military Records|Louisiana Military]] for a list of forts
  
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[[Category:Louisiana]] [[Category:Indians_of_the_United_States]]
 
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Contents

Tribes and Bands of Louisiana

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

Swanaton, John W. The Indian Tribes of North America. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #145

Tribes and Bands

Acolapissa, Adai, Alabama, Atakapa, Avoyel, Bayogoula, Biloxi, Caddo, Chatot, Chawasha, Chitimacha, Choctaw, Coushatta, Doustioni, Houma, Kadohadacho, Koasati, Koroa, Mugulasha, Muskogee, Natchez, Natchitoches Confederacy, Ofo, Okelousa, Opelousa, Ouachita, Pascagoula, Quapaw, Quinipissa, Souchitioni, Taensa, Tangipahoa, Tawasa, Tensas, Tunica, Tunica-Biloxi, Washa, Yatasi

Reservations

Reservations were established by treaty,  with westward expansion and settlement occured.  Tribes ceded land and were removed to restricted and reserved land.

Chitimacha Reservation

Coushatta reservation

Penobscot Reservation

Pleasant Point and Indian Township Reservation

Tunica-Biiloxi Reservation

Agencies

Chactaw Agency


See Also:

Louisiana History for a calendar of events

Louisiana Military for a list of forts