Alaska: American Indians
Alaska is an Aleut word meaning "great land" or "that which the sea breaks against".
Tribes and Bands of Alaska
Ahtena, Aleut, Athapascan, Dihai-Kutchin, Eskimo, Haida, Han, Ingalik, Inupiat, Koyukon, Kutcha-Kutchin, Nabesna, Niska, Natsit-Kutchin, Tanaina, Tanana, Tennuth-Kutchin, Tlingit, Tranjik-Kutchin, Tsimshian, Vunta-Kutchin, Yupik
Inuit is used for Eskimos living in Canada.
Annette Island Reservation; Federal, under the jurisdiction of Metlakatla Field Office, Tribes: Tsimposhian
Craig Reeservation: State, under the jurisdiction of Prince of Wales Island, Tribe: Tlingit
Hoonah Reservation: State, under the jurisdiction of Chicagof Island, Tribe: Tlingit
Hydaburg Reservation: State, under the jurisdiction of Prince of Wales Island, Tribe: Haida
Kake Reservation: State, under the jurisdiction of Kupreanof Island, Tribe: Tlingit
Klawock Reservation: State, under the jurisdiction of Prince of Wales Island, Tribe: Tlingit
Isaacs, Katherine M., editor. Omni Gazetteer of the United States of America. U.S. Data Sourcebook, Volume 11 Appendices, Bureau of Indian Affairs List of Americna Indian reservations, Appendix E, Indian reservations, Omnigraphics, Inc., 1991.
Alaska Agency (5 April 1873- 24 May 1874, Fredrick S. Hall, agent)
Southeast Agency Fairbanks
Metlakatla F.O., P.O. Box 458, Metlakatla Field Station,
Metlakatla, AK 99926
Available Records at the Family History Library
for a complete list of records search the FHLC by Tribe and Locality
- Records of Alaska Division of Bureau of Indian Affairs 1887-1933. (14 films M1333 1st film 1695285)
Alaska - Church for missions
Alaska_History for a calendar of events
Alaska - Military for a list of forts