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[[First Nations of Canada|First Nation of Canada]] > Mi'kmaq Nation
  
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=== Tribal Headquarters  ===
 
=== Tribal Headquarters  ===
  
There is no central headquarters for the entire Micmac Tribe. The tribe has bands in the Provinces of[[First Nations of New Brunswick|New Brunswick]], [[First Nations of Newfoundland|Newfoundland]], [[First Nations of Nova Scotia|Nova Scotia]],[[First Nations of Prince Edward Island|Prince Edward Island]] and [[First Nations of Quebec|Quebec]] in Canada.  
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There is no central headquarters for the entire Micmac Tribe. The tribe has bands in the Provinces of [[First Nations of New Brunswick|New Brunswick]], [[First Nations of Newfoundland|Newfoundland]], [[First Nations of Nova Scotia|Nova Scotia]],[[First Nations of Prince Edward Island|Prince Edward Island]] and [[First Nations of Quebec|Quebec]] in Canada.  
  
In the United States, only the [[Aroostook Band of Micmac Indians, Maine|Aroostook Band of Micmac]] in [[Indians of Maine|Maine]] is federally recognized by the U.S. government today.  
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In the United States, only the [[Aroostook Band of Micmac Indians, Maine|Aroostook Band of Micmac]] in [[Indigenous Peoples of Maine|Maine]] is federally recognized by the U.S. government today.  
  
 
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[[Image:Micmac Map -Wohngebiet.png|right|400px|Micmac Map -Wohngebiet.png]]  
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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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==== Reservations  ====
 
==== Reservations  ====
  
=== Bands and Groups of Micmac Indians and Their Reservations  ===
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=== Bands and Groups of Micmacs and Their Reservations  ===
  
[[Aroostook_Band_of_Micmac_Indians,_Maine|Aroostook Band of Maine]]  
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[[Aroostook Band of Micmac Indians, Maine|Aroostook Band of Maine]]  
  
 
=== Records  ===
 
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*[[American Indian Vital Records Supplements in Census Rolls|Vital records]]
 
*[[American Indian Vital Records Supplements in Census Rolls|Vital records]]
  
=== Important Web Sites ===
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=== Important Websites ===
  
 
*[http://www.micmac-nsn.gov/index.html The Aroostook Band of Micmacs] Official Website  
 
*[http://www.micmac-nsn.gov/index.html The Aroostook Band of Micmacs] Official Website  
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=== Bibliography  ===
 
=== Bibliography  ===
  
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/guide-fed-records/groups/075.html Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives; Record Group 75], Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
 
*Hodge, Frederick Webb. ''Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico''. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1906 [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/tribes/ Available online].
 
*Klein, Barry T., ed. ''Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian''. Nyack, New York: Todd Publications, 2009. 10th ed. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/317923332?referer=list_view WorldCat 317923332]; {{FHL|1122745|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 R259e}}.
 
*Malinowski, Sharon and Sheets, Anna, eds. The Gale Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes. Detroit: Gale Publishing, 1998. 4 volumes. Includes: Lists of Federally Recognized Tribes for U.S., Alaska, and Canada – pp. 513-529 Alphabetical Listing of Tribes, with reference to volume and page in this series Map of “Historic Locations of U.S. Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Canadian Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Mexican, Hawaiian and Caribbean Native Groups” Maps of “State and Federally Recognized U.S. Indian Reservations. [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=no:037475188 WorldCat 37475188]; {{FHL|831087|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 G131g}}.
 
  
:Vol. 1 -- Northeast, Southeast, Caribbean
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[[Category:Indigenous Tribes of Maine]] [[Category:Canada_First_Nations]]
:Vol. 2 -- Great Basin, Southwest, Middle America
 
:Vol. 3 -- Arctic, Subarctic, Great Plains, Plateau
 
:Vol. 4 -- California, Pacific Northwest, Pacific Islands
 
 
 
*Sturtevant, William C. ''Handbook of North American Indians''. 20 vols., some not yet published. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1978– . <br>
 
 
 
:Volume 1 -- Not yet published
 
:Volume 2 -- Indians in Contemporary Society (pub. 2008) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/234303751&referer=brief_results WorldCat 234303751]<br>
 
:Volume 3 -- Environment, Origins, and Population (pub. 2006) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/255572371&referer=brief_results WorldCat 255572371]<br>
 
:Volume 4 -- History of Indian-White Relations (pub. 1988) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/19331914&referer=brief_results WorldCat 19331914]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.4}}.<br>
 
:Volume 5 -- Arctic (pub. 1984) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/299653808&referer=brief_results WorldCat 299653808]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.5}}.<br>
 
:Volume 6 -- Subarctic (pub. 1981) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/247493742&referer=brief_results WorldCat 247493742]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.6}}.<br>
 
:Volume 7 -- Northwest Coast (pub. 1990) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/247493311&referer=brief_results WorldCat 247493311]<br>
 
:Volume 8 -- California (pub. 1978) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13240086&referer=brief_results WorldCat 13240086]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.8}}.<br>
 
:Volume 9 -- Southwest (pub. 1979) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26140053&referer=brief_results WorldCat 26140053]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.9}}.<br>
 
:Volume 10 -- Southwest (pub. 1983) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/301504096&referer=brief_results WorldCat 301504096]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.10}}.
 
:Volume 11 -- Great Basin (pub. 1986) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/256516416&referer=brief_results WorldCat 256516416]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.11}}.<br>
 
:Volume 12 -- Plateau (pub. 1998) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39401371&referer=brief_results WorldCat 39401371]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.12}}.<br>
 
:Volume 13 -- Plains, 2 vols. (pub. 2001) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48209643&referer=brief_results WorldCat 48209643]<br>
 
:Volume 14 -- Southeast (pub. 2004) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/254277176&referer=brief_results WorldCat 254277176]
 
:Volume 15 -- Northwest (pub. 1978) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/256517503&referer=brief_results WorldCat 356517503]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.15}}.<br>
 
:Volume 16 -- Not yet published
 
:Volume 17 -- Languages (pub. 1996) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43957746&referer=brief_results WorldCat 43957746]<br>
 
:Volume 18 -- Not yet published
 
:Volume 19 -- Not yet published
 
:Volume 20 -- Not yet published
 
 
 
*Swanton John R. ''The Indian Tribes of North America''. Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin #145 [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/indianlocation.htm Available online].
 
*Waldman, Carl. ''Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes''. New York, New York: Facts on File, 2006. 3rd ed. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/14718193?referer=list_view WorldCat 14718193]; {{FHL|1465222|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 W146e 2006}}.
 
 
 
[[Category:Maine_Indian_Tribes]] [[Category:Indians_of_Canada]]
 

Latest revision as of 14:28, 11 September 2020

First Nation of Canada > Mi'kmaq Nation

To get started in Indigenous Peoples of the United States Research

Micmac Indians M. S. Kendall.jpg

Tribal Headquarters[edit | edit source]

There is no central headquarters for the entire Micmac Tribe. The tribe has bands in the Provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia,Prince Edward Island and Quebec in Canada.

In the United States, only the Aroostook Band of Micmac in Maine is federally recognized by the U.S. government today.


Micmac Map -Wohngebiet.png

History[edit | edit source]

Micmac-Wohngebiet Map

Brief Timeline[edit | edit source]

Additional References to the History of the Tribe[edit | edit source]

Frederick Webb Hodge, in his Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, gave a more complete history of the Micmac tribe, with estimations of the population of the tribe at various time periods.

Reservations[edit | edit source]

Bands and Groups of Micmacs and Their Reservations[edit | edit source]

Aroostook Band of Maine

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:

Important Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]


Bibliography[edit | edit source]