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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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Long Point


Located in extreme western Quebec, the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Long Point which is also known as Winneway, has a population of 317 according to the 2011 census. The community has over 70 housing units and an average household size of 4.5 persons per housing unit. Around ? continue to speak Anishinabe at Winneway. In Anishinabe, the meaning of the name Winneway is not correctly known. It is similar to Winnebago. It could mean "Make Dirty Somebody or Make Unclean Somebody" but most likely they would not want to name a settlement that. It may have to deal with what they perceived of the location, particularly a lake or a possible marsh or swamp. Lake Simard is about a half a mile away. And "Long Point" may actually be the Anishinabe name of this settlement. If it is, it would be pronounced as Kit-chay Nay-ya-shay. Below is a link to a picture of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Long Point or Winneway.



Photo of Long Point or Winneway

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