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Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana Needs Your Help
Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana needs funding to establish offices at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation, Fort Belknap Reservation and at Great Falls, Montana where Hill 57 Reservation is located. Our goal is to gain Tribal Recognition at Blackfeet Reservation, Crow-Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Flathead Reservation and Fort Belknap Reservation and Federal Recognition for Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians at Great Falls with Reservation. Your donation will be greatly appreciated. Below is my paypal link where you can donate to this very important cause for survival. If you are interested in becoming a member of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana, you can fill out a form here . In comments box, please include your tribal affiliation. In Montana, members of Blackfeet, Crow-Northern Cheyenne, Flathead, Fort Belknap and Rocky Boys Reservation are automatically members of Rocky Boys Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana. However, if you are a member from another tribe (Reservation) your application will be approved if you have proof of membership from your tribe (Reservation).
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Onigum, Leech Lake Reservation
Located in the southwestern portion of the Chippewa Leech Lake Reservation, is the Chippewa settlement of Onigum. It is situated on the western shores of Agency Bay. Walker, Minnesota, which is located near the Reservation, is located not too far away to the southwest. There are around 80 or so housing units located in Onigum which is spread out over an area of several square miles, but nearly all housing units are located along the highway that winds through the small settlement. The population of Onigum may be between 240 and 300. Native Americans make up the majority of the population. Onigum is probably named after an Anishinabe ogima (leader) who lived in the 19th century. Below are several links to pictures of the beautiful Chippewa settlement of Onigum, Minnesota.