Big Bend Indian Rancheria (California)

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Headquarters[edit | edit source]

Big Bend Rancheria
Pit River (Achomawi)
Post Office Box 1570
Burney, CA 96013

The Big Bend Rancheria is a federally-recognized rancheria located in Shasta County, California.

Established -- July 28, 1916
Agency (BIA) -- Northern California Agency
Principal tribes -- Pit River
Population -1969: resident 10

History[edit | edit source]

Records[edit | edit source]

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:

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Tribally owned land: 40 acres

Websites[edit | edit source]

For Further Reading[edit | edit source]

  • Kroeber, Alfred L. Handbook of the Indians of California. Washington D.C.:Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 78, 1925. Reprint. New York City: Dover Publications, [ca 2006] WorldCat 255854981 Available online.

See slso For Further Reading.

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