Courte Oreilles Band

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Ojibwe People - Bands
... When identified major historical bands located in Michigan and Ontario are added, the count becomes 15 English Name Ojibwe Name (in double-vowel spelling) Location Saulteaux ... River valleys in eastern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin Lake Superior Band Gichi-gamiwininiwag south shore of Lake Superior Mississippi River Band Gichi-ziibiwininiwag upper ... Algonquins (Nipissing) Odishkwaagamiig Quebec-Ontario border, about Lake Nipissing Dokis Band N/A Along French River region in Ontario, near Lake Nipissing Ottawa Lake (Lac Courte ...
Lac Courte Oreilles - History
... at an Indian village on a lake that has been identified as Lac Courte Oreilles ... He reported staying at the Indian village on Lac Courte Oreilles (he referred to it as Ottowaw Lakes) from June 22 through 29, 1767 ... In describing their visit to the Lac Courte Oreilles Indian village, the journals of Carver and another member of the expedition (James Stanley Goddard) state that they were the first white ...
Ojibwa - Bands
... When identified major historical bands located in Michigan and Ontario are added, the count becomes 15 English Name Ojibwe Name (in double-vowel spelling) Location Saulteaux ... in eastern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin Lake Superior Band Gichi-gamiwininiwag south shore of Lake Superior Mississippi River Band Gichi-ziibiwininiwag upper ... Nipissing) Odishkwaagamiig Quebec-Ontario border, about Lake Nipissing Dokis Band (Dokis's and Restoule's bands) N/A Along French River region in Ontario, near Lake Nipissing ...
Lac Courte Oreilles - Origin of Name
... The name Lac Courte Oreilles is shared by the nearby Lac Courte Oreilles Indian Reservation ... The name Lac Courte Oreilles was given to the lake by French fur trappers who were the earliest European explorers in the area ... The French term "Lac Courte Oreilles" translates as "Lake Short Ears," as the trappers believed the Ottawa Anishinaabe peoples living in the area cut off the edges of their ears ...
Lac Courte Oreilles
... Lac Courte Oreilles ( /ləˈkuːdəreɪ/) is a large freshwater lake located in north central Wisconsin in Sawyer County in townships 39 and 40 north, ranges 8 and 9 west ... Lac Courte Oreilles is 5,039 acres (20.39 km2) in size with a maximum depth of 90 feet (27 m) and a shoreline of 25.4 miles (40.9 km) ... an outlet on the southeast shore of the lake that leads through a very short passage to Little Lac Courte Oreilles, then via the Couderay River to the Chippewa River, and ultimately ...

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