Lovelock Paiute Tribe of the Lovelock Indian Colony

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The Lovelock Paiute Tribe of the Lovelock Indian Colony is a federally recognized tribe of Northern Paiute Indians in Pershing County, Nevada.[1]

Reservation[edit]

The Lovelock Paiute Tribe has a federal reservation, the Lovelock Indian Colony, at 40°10′26″N 118°29′00″W / 40.17389°N 118.48333°W / 40.17389; -118.48333 in Pershing County. The reservation was established in 1907 and is 20 acres (81,000 m2). In 1990 80 tribal members lived on the reservation. In 1992, 110 people were enrolled in the tribe.[1]

Today[edit]

The tribe's headquarters is located in Lovelock, Nevada. Victor Mann is the tribal chairperson.[2] The tribe is governed by a five-person tribal council.[1]

Notable Lovelock Paiute[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Pritzker, 226
  2. ^ "Lovelock Paiute Tribe." IICOC Business Directory. (retrieved 8 Dec 2009)

References[edit]

  • 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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