Quartz Valley Indian Community

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Quartz Valley Indian Community
Total population
(150 enrolled members[1])
Regions with significant populations
 United States ( California)
Languages
English, Karuk, Klamath, and Shasta
Religion
traditional tribal religion, Christianity
Related ethnic groups
other Klamath, Karuk, and Shasta peoples

The Quartz Valley Indian Community of the Quartz Valley Reservation of California is a federally recognized tribe of Klamath, Karuk, and Shasta Indians in Siskiyou County, California.[1]

Reservation[edit]

The Quartz Valley Reservation was originally located near the current reservation but was terminated by the US government in the 1960s. The current reservation is 174 acres (0.70 km2) large, and the tribe is working to acquire additional lands.[1]

Nearby communities are Greenview, Fort Jones, and Etna, California.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Quartz Valley Indian Community." SDSU: California Indian Tribes and Their Reservation. Retrieved 30 July 2013.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°36′41″N 122°58′21″W / 41.61139°N 122.97250°W / 41.61139; -122.97250