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Fort Peck Tribes

The Fort Peck Reservation is an intertribal reservation in Montana which is home to the Dakota, Lakota, and Assiniboine people. The Dakotas, Lakotas, and Assiniboines are historically distinct tribes, but under pressure from the United States in the late 1800's, some bands from these three groups agreed to relocate to Fort Peck, where their descendants live together to this day. The Assiniboine and Sioux people of Fort Peck share a single tribal government.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Fort Peck tribe and language:

 Assiniboine language
 Dakota language
 Assiniboine people
 Dakota people
 Siouan languages
 Plains Indians

Here are links to other Internet resources about the Fort Peck tribe:

 Fort Peck tribal homepage
 Fort Peck Assiniboine & Sioux Tribes
 Ft. Peck Reservation History
 Wikipedia: Fort Peck Indian Reservation

And here are a few good books about the Fort Peck Indians:
 Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana
 Land of Nakoda: The Story of the Assiniboine Indians
 The History of the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation



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