Manchester Band of Pomo Indians of the Manchester Rancheria

Manchester Band of Pomo Indians of the Manchester Rancheria

About Manchester Band of Pomo Indians of the Manchester Rancheria

The Manchester Band of Pomo Indians of the Manchester-Point Arena Rancheria is a federally recognized tribe of Pomo Indians in California. The tribe's reservation is the Manchester-Point Arena Rancheria, situated near the towns of Manchester and Point Arena in Mendocino County, California. The reservation is 364 acres. The tribe is a community of Pomo Indians who are native to northern California. The Manchester-Point Arena Pomos speak the Central Pomo dialect of the Pomo language. The late Eileen Oropeza and Winifred Leal are Manchester-Point Arena native speakers of the language, as was the late Jesse Frank. The Manchester-Point Arena Pomos formed their current governmental system under the Indian Reorganization Act of 1935, and their constitution was ratified on 11...'

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