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Cahuilla Band of Mission Indians of the Cahuilla Reservation

Cahuilla Band of Cahuilla Indians
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Total population
Estimated 154[2]
Regions with significant populations
23x15px United States (23x15px California)
Languages
English, Cahuilla language[3]
Religion
traditional tribal religion,
Christianity (Roman Catholicism)[4]
Related ethnic groups
Cahuilla tribes

The Cahuilla Band of Cahuilla Indians of the Cahuilla Reservation is a federally recognized tribe of Cahuilla Indians, who are Cahuilla Indians located in California.[2]

Reservation

The Cahuilla Reservation (33°31′13″N 116°42′42″W / 33.52028°N 116.71167°W / 33.52028; -116.71167{{#coordinates:33|31|13|N|116|42|42|W|scale:100000_source:GNIS | |name= }}) is located in Riverside County near the town of Anza. It is Script error: No such module "convert". in total, but Script error: No such module "convert". of the reservation belongs to individuals members of the tribe. Script error: No such module "convert". belong to the entire tribe in common.[2] It was founded in 1875.[4]

Government

The Cahuilla Band of Cahuilla Indians is headquartered in Anza, California. They are governed by a democratically elected tribal council. Their current tribal chairman is Luther Salgado Sr.[5]

Economic development

The tribe owns the Cahuilla Creek Casino, Roadrunners Bar and Grill, and Cahuilla Smokeshop located in Anza.[6]

Notable tribal members

Notes

  1. ^ Cook, Roy. "American Indian World Serious Sports Heroes." American Indian Source. (retrieved 13 May 2010)
  2. ^ a b c California Indians and Their Reservations. San Diego State University Library and Information Access. 2010. Retrieved 1 Nov 2012.
  3. ^ Eargle, 111
  4. ^ a b Pritzker, 120
  5. ^ "Tribal Governments by Area." National Congress of American Indians. (retrieved 12 May 2010)
  6. ^ ""Dining." Cahuilla Creek Casino. (retrieved 12 May 2010)

References

  • Eargle, Jr., Dolan H. California Indian Country: The Land and the People. San Francisco: Tree Company Press, 1992. ISBN 0-937401-20-X.
  • Pritzker, Barry M. A Native American Encyclopedia: History, Culture, and Peoples. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. ISBN 978-0-19-513877-1.

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