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Alturas Indian Rancheria (California)

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The Alturas Rancheria is a federally-recognized rancheria located in Modoc County, California.

Established -- Act June 21, 1906; land purchased September 8, 1924
Agency (BIA) -- Northern California Agency
Principal tribes -- Paiute River
Population -- 1969: Tribal enrollment 12 [1]

Tribal Headquarters

Alturas Indian Rancheria
P.O. Box 340
901 Country Rd 56
Alturas, California 96101 USA

Telephone: 1.530.233.5571
Fax: 1.530.233.4165



Cemetery records

Lane Records: Total area 20 acres


For Further Reading

See For Further Reading.


  1. Indian Reservations A State and Federal Handbook. Compiled by The Confederation of American Indians, New York, N.Y. McFarland and Co. Inc., Jefferson, North Carolina, c. 1986. FHL book 970.1 In2