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Huchnom Tribe

The Huchnom Indians were a small tribe of Northern California, relatives of the Yuki tribe. Their language was never well recorded, but was clearly similar to Yuki, and was probably a Yuki dialect or a closely related language. The Huchnom no longer exist as a distinct tribe. Most Huchnom people were moved to the Round Valley Reservation along with members of many other California tribes in the 1800's, where their descendants still live today.

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Huchnom Language Links

Yuki Language:
    Our resources about the Yuki language (including Huchnom.)
Yukian Language Tree:
    Theories about Huchnom language relationships compiled by Linguist List.

Huchnom Culture and History Links

Round Valley Indian Tribes:
    Homepage of the reservation where most Huchnom people live today.
Huchnom Tribe History:
    Article on the Huchnom tribe from the Handbook of American Indians.
Variations on Native Californian Themes:
    Guitar adaptations of traditional Yuki, Huchnom, and other California Indian songs.
Four Directions: Huchnom:
    Timeline and links about Huchnom history.

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Cultures in Collision: An Ethnohistory of The Huchnom:
    Book on the culture and history of the Huchnom tribe.

Links, References, and Additional Information

Huchnom Tribe:
Huchnom links page.
Los Huchnom:
Information about the Huchnoms and their language in Spanish.

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