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California Indian History & Truths
Manifest Destiny - Extermination & Removal Policy ???

California Governemt & Protection Act of Indians, of 1950

* The Justice of the Peace would have jurisdiction over all complaints between Indians and Whites; "but in no case shall a white man be convicted of any offense upon the testimony of an Indian or Indians."

* Whites would be able to obtain control of Indian children. (This section would eventually be used to justify and provide for Indian slavery.)

*During 1851 and 1852, the California Legislature authorized payment of $1,100,000 for the "supression of Indian hostilities. Again, in 1857, the Legislature issued bonds for $410,000 for the same purpose." These payments only encouraged Whites to form volunteer companies and try to eliminate all the Indians in California.


History of California Indians
History of California Indians - is an 8 part historical fact of the suffering of Indian California People. It relates a fairly accurate picture of the brutality and inhumane treatment that the California Indian People endured at the hands of, Catholic Church, the Spanish, the Mexicans, and the Americans. As told by the National Parks Service.

California Indian Pre-Contact Cultural Territories

California Indian History Chronological Outline 1539 -2000

California History Hidden Geneocide

California Indian History Short Overview (MS Word Doc)

California Indian History Short Overview (CNAHC Web Site)

Southern California Indian Outbreak 1851

Alcatraz Island Occupation (History Past & Present)

California Militia & Expeditions against Indians 1850-1859


Original Copy of the Eighteen Unratified Lost Treaties

Intro to Eighteen Unratified Treaties of 1851 -1852

Eighteen Lost Treaties Story

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo; February 2, 1848
Guaranteed United States citizenship to Mexican citizens in California and recognition of their land titles. Indigenous Californians were citizens in Mexican and Spanish Law. Their absolute title to the State of California was clear...and acknowledged by the united States. In this statement...

Native California Languages and Tribes

California Tribes Contact Info by Rancheria (Reservation) Name

California Indian Links

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A.I.M. Mission Statement

The American Indian Movement Riverside is a proactive advocacy and educational organization concerned with promoting the unity and security of Indian communities, families, and drug free youth programs. The organization is dedicated to representing the many interests and concerns of all Native American Indian people, particularly renewal of spirituality to empower Indian people with dignity regarding political, social and legal issues, including cultural traditions and inherent sovereign rights.

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A.I.M. Riverside Chapter

P.O. Box 135

Mountain Center, California 92561


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