Bois Forte Band of Chippewa

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Minnesota Wiki Topics
Minnesota flag.png
Beginning Research
Record Types
Minnesota Background
Cultural Groups
Local Research Resources

Tribal Headquarters[edit | edit source]

Bois Forte Tribal Government
5344 Lakeshore Drive
Nett Lake, MN 55772
Phone: 218-757-3261 or 1-877-528-8519
website for Tribal Offices

Vermilion Office:
1610 Farm Road South
Tower, MN 55790
Phone: 218-753-4542

Urban Office - Minneapolis
1308 E. Franklin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: 612-871-6618

Urban Office - Duluth
206 West 4th Street #204
Duluth, MN 55806
Phone: 218-336-1048

History[edit | edit source]

Brief Timeline[edit | edit source]

Brief History[edit | edit source]

Reservations[edit | edit source]

Brief history on the tribe's website.

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:

Treaties[edit | edit source]

1866 Treaty

Important Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Bibliography[edit | edit source]