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  Allegany Reservation, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The reservation borders both banks of the Allegheny River and is within several of the towns in the south part of the county (South Valley, Cold Spring, Salamanca, Great Valley, Red House, Carrollton, and Allegany).
The governmental headquarters for the Allegany Reservation are located in a small community known as Jimerson Town, an unincorporated hamlet located west of Salamanca on a stretch of dead-end road that formerly was part of New York State Route 17.
In the Indian reservation the population was spread out with 29.9% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 21.4% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Allegany_Reservation,_New_York   (560 words)

 Allegany Indian Reservation. The Columbia Gazetteer of North America. 2000
reservations (22,000 acres/8,903 ha), it belongs to the Seneca Nation, 1 of the 6 Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy.
Noted for having the only U.S. city built on land leased from an Indian reservation (Salamanca).
Beginning in mid-1800s with the extension of RRs through that part of the Allegheny R. valley running through the reservation, illegal but convenient leases bet.
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 Allegany Reservation, New York
Allegany Reservation is an Native_American Indian reservation located in Cattaraugus County, New York.
As of the 2000 census, the Indian reservation had a total population of 1,099.
The racial makeup of the Indian reservation is 42.13% White, 0.82% African American, 53.78% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.18% from other races, and 2.64% from two or more races.
www.nebulasearch.com /encyclopedia/article/Allegany_Reservation,_New_York.html   (394 words)

 Oil Springs Reservation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As of the 2000 census, the Indian reservation had a total population of 11, none of whom are Native American.
The reservation is northwest of the Village of Cuba, New York.
The petroleum-tainted water of the spring was used for the natives medicinally and was known to Jesuit missionaries as early as the 17th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Oil_Springs_Reservation   (131 words)

 Oil Springs Reservation, Allegany County, New York
As of the 2000 census, the Indian reservation had a total population of 9.
In the Indian reservation the population is spread out with 55.6% under the age of 18, 11.1% from 18 to 24, 22.2% from 25 to 44, 11.1% from 45 to 64, and 0.0% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the Indian reservation is $51,250, and the median income for a family is $0.
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 Oil Springs Reservation, Allegany County, New York - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This reservation is controlled by the Seneca tribe, but few tribal members actually live on the Oil Springs Reservation.
The reservation contains springs with petroleum content that were thought to have a curative value.
The racial makeup of the Indian reservation is 88.89% White, 0.00% Black or African American, 0.00% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 11.11% from two or more races.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Oil_Springs_Reservation%2C_Allegany_County%2C_New_York   (470 words)

 Science Fair Projects - Allegany Reservation, New York
Allegany Reservation is an Native American Indian reservation located in Cattaraugus County, New York.
The City of Salamanca is also within the reservation.
The racial makeup of the Indian reservation is 42.13% White, 0.82% Black or African American, 53.78% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.18% from other races, and 2.64% from two or more races.
www.all-science-fair-projects.com /science_fair_projects_encyclopedia/Allegany_Reservation   (619 words)

 Seneca Nation of Indians
The Oil Springs Reservation is approximately one square mile in area and is located near Cuba NY in Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties.
In the small town closest to where we live, off the reservation, there is a mini-mart/gas station/cafe combination, a post office, a restaurant, and a volunteer fire house.
The reservation was established in 1792 and extends 42 miles from Salamanca to Steamburg, curving around Allegany State Park, the largest state park in New York State.
home.alltel.net /cjimerson/seneca.htm   (2560 words)

  Allegany, Lake Erie and Long Point State Parks New York
Below is a list of state parks from the New York State Department of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation for the Allegany Region in New York.
Allegany State Park’s 65,000 acres is known for its primitive forested valleys, un-glaciated landscape, fall leaves and wildlife.
Snowmobilers are attracted to Allegany State Park for its 90 miles of groomed snowmobile trails and over 150 winterized cabins.
www.theoutdoorforum.com /NewYork/AlleganyParks.htm   (455 words)

This reservation land was set aside for the Seneca Nation by the United States government in the Treaty with the Six Nations, Nov. 11, 1794, 7 Stat.
In opposition to the motion for summary judgment, John submitted his own affidavit, arguing that the Seneca Nation owned the Allegany reservation and that the city‘s attempt to enforce its ordinances was an unauthorized infringement of the Seneca Nation’s sovereignty.
John asserts that federal law places the power to oversee the Allegany reservation in the Secretary of the Interior and that the Secretary’s regulation, 25 C.F.R. § 1.4 (1987), explicitly prohibits enforcement of state and local zoning and use restrictions on the reservation.
www.msaj.com /cases/845F2d37.htm   (2821 words)

The Seneca Nation of Indians is a sovereign governmental entity comprised of three reservations in Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties.
The Allegany Reservation is depicted on the map in tan, straddling the oxbow the Allegheny River makes as it arches up across the New York State line on its way south to Pittsburgh.
The Cattaraugus Reservation is west, off the map, in Chautauqua county, about two-thirds the land area of  the Allegany Reservation.
www.homestead.com /concernedcitizens/maplink_senecanation.html   (197 words)

 Boston.com / News / Local / Mass. / Seneca Indian Nation's voice carries beyond its reservations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
ALLEGANY INDIAN RESERVATION, N.Y. Before New York ventured deep into gambling to help recoup losses from Sept. 11, there were long, tough talks with the Seneca Indian Nation.
About as far from Albany and its imposing Capitol as any place in the state, the Seneca government is at home on the Allegany Reservation, a 20,000-acre swath rich with sand and gravel pits, farms and timber.
Meanwhile, the nation's payroll on its Allegany and Cattaraugus reservations is 1,025 and growing as offices and businesses expand, up from 838 a year ago.
www.boston.com /news/local/massachusetts/articles/2004/02/14/seneca_indian_nations_voice_carries_beyond_its_reservations   (1196 words)

 Allegany - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Allegany is the name of several places in the United States:
This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
You can find it there under the keyword Allegany (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allegany)The list of previous authors is available here: version history (http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Alleganyandaction=history).
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Allegany   (151 words)

 Volume 9 - Opinions of Counsel SBRPS No. 108
The greater part of the City of Salamanca, Cattaraugus County, is located within the Allegany Reservation of the Seneca Nation of Indians.
Lands in the Allegany Reservation are immune from any taxation which would interfere with the Seneca Nation's interest therein (see, 25 U.S.C. see also, Indian Law, §6; Real Property Tax Law, §454; 1 Op.Counsel SBEA No. 84).
Section 71 of the Indian Law provides that property in the Allegany Reservation "held under lease from the Seneca nation of Indians...shall be for all purposes considered a freehold estate...." The term "freehold estate" refers to a fee simple or a life estate (former Real Property Law, §33; Estates, Powers and Trusts Law, §6-1.1).
www.orps.state.ny.us /legal/opinions/v9/108.htm   (743 words)

 Allegany County
The Lost Nation of Allegany County undoubtedly scattered before the onslaught of the Iroquois, and vanished through death, and assimilation by other tribes.
David Owl, resident pastor of the Baptist and Presbyterian congregations on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation.
David Zlomek, Allegany County DEC Region 9 senior forester, said future plans are to supply additional side roads leading to more remote portions of the preserve.
www.usgennet.org /usa/ny/county/allegany/TownVillageReservation/TownCenterville/LostNation.htm   (938 words)

 Allegheny: Attractions
In Pennsylvania, the reservoir is completely surrounded by the Allegheny National Forest; and in New York State by Allegany State Park and the Allegany Indian Reservation of the Seneca Nation.
Allegany's recreation areas also provide hiking, biking and cross-country skiing trails, picnic areas, and swim beaches.
Almost the entire portion of Allegheny's New York shoreline is bounded by the Allegany Indian Reservation of the Seneca Nation of Indians.
goerie.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050112/ALLEGHENY09/301190025   (574 words)

 H-Net Review: Charles C. Kolb on The Allegany Senecas and Kinzua Dam: Forced Relocation through Two ...
The construction of a dam at Kinzua on the upper Allegheny River upstream from Warren, PA on the Seneca's Cornplanter Grant was opposed by the Seneca Nation of Indians and by the State of New York (Smith 1977:10, 14, 20), and later by Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes.
The construction of community buildings on each of the two reservations, failed attempts at exploiting the recreational potential of the region (a reconstructed "Iroquois village" and facilities to be modeled after the development of Williamsburg, Virginia), and the successful development of modest campsites for tourism (Highbanks Campground) are assessed.
The acute reservation land shortage, the legal issues surrounding the Salamanca leases, tribal termination (currently in abeyance), the rise of matriarchal political power, balancing educational opportunities with employment, and the next generation of young Senecas present potential and potent research opportunities.
www.h-net.org /reviews/showrev.cgi?path=20260921271281   (8279 words)

 Allegany Pioneer Life-Church Family Travel to Angelica
This day was always kept in the family as the double festival of their wedding and her birthday.
In the spring of that year, the parents of my grandfather determined to go and pass the summer with their son and daughter-in-law at the “White House”, which was, by the way, the first house built in Allegany County.
By this time a rough road for carts had been cut through the forest, but they all still mounted their horses to ride over, and they sent on before them a French cook and several maids with provisions, groceries and wines.
www.usgennet.org /usa/ny/county/allegany/InterestingStoriesFiles/AllegPioneerLife.htm   (2693 words)

 Oil Springs Reservation, Allegany County, New... - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 The Seneca People
The Seneca Nation of Indians is one of the Six Nations of the Iroquois who occupy lands in New York State.
1) The Cattaraugus Indian Reservation, comprised of 21,000 acres, and is situated in the three counties of Erie, Chautauqua, and Cattaraugus.
This reservation includes the City of Salamanca, which is known as "the only city in the world on an Indian reservation," and the Southern Tier Expressway (Route 86)crosses through the reservation.
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 Campground Details - Allegany State Park, New York - ReserveAmerica
Notice: Due to system maintenance, this website is temporarily unable to process reservations between the hours of 12:30am & 1:00am Eastern time.
Allegany State Park is open year round for reservations during the 2006 season.
No longer or shorter reservations will be honored.
reserveamerica.com /jsp/commonpage.jsp?goto=/usa/ny/algy/newindex.html   (307 words)

To authorize payment for certain interests in lands within the Allegany Indian Reservation in New York, required by the United States for the Allegheny River (Kinzua Dam) project, to provide for the relocation, rehabilitation, social and economic development of the members of the Seneca Nation, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That in furtherance of the Allegheny Reservoir project authorized by the Flood Control Acts of June 28, 1938 (52 Stat.
The Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized, with the funds provided under section 3 of this Act, to purchase or to acquire through condemnation proceedings lands, and interests in lands, within the Allegany Reservation, for the relocation of houses and community facilities or for recreational, commercial, or industrial development.
digital.library.okstate.edu /KAPPLER/Vol6/html_files/v6p1024b.html   (1034 words)

 Allegany County History
It remained in Genesee County until the county of Allegany was formed on April 7, 1806, then it was considered part of Allegany County.
This reservation was occupied by the Seneca tribes who gave names to much of the area such as the Genesee Valley which means “a pleasant clear open valley.” The Caneadea Reservation extended eight miles along the river and was two mile wide.
It was originally a part of the Morris Reserve, forming a part of the town of Leicester, then of Angelica, until 1808 when it formed a part of Nunda.
www.wellsvilledaily.com /alleganycountymap/pages/county/history.html   (3572 words)

 The Six Nations of the Iroquois   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Oneidas have a 32-acre reservation south of the city of Oneida in Madison County.
That reservation is the smallest among the six nations.
A portion of the land on the reservation where the British burned the main Tuscarora settlement during the War of 1812 is now a plowed field.
www.tuscaroras.com /pages/six_nations_ex.html   (956 words)

 Seneca Indian Nation
Congressional Villages: Within the external boundaries of the SNI Allegany Reservation are congressionally created villages (some of which are now incorporated into towns or have become cities, such as the City of Salamanca), which are Tribal lands that are, by and large, leased to non-Tribal members.
Approximately 3,000 members live on the reservations, with about 2,000 Tribal members living on the Cattaraugus Reservation and about 1,000 members living on the Allegany Reservation.
The Legislative Branch (or Tribal Council) is comprised of 16 members; eight from the Cattaraugus Reservation, and eight from the Allegany Reservation, who are elected for 4-year staggered terms.
www.epa.gov /region02/nations/sni.htm   (539 words)

 Open Directory - Regional:North America:United States:New York:Counties   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Allegany County category is for sites that offer county-wide information or businesses with locations in several municipalities in the county.
Allegany County is located in the Southern Tier of New York state, bordering Pennsylvania.
Cattaraugus County is located in the Southern Tier of New York state, on the Pennsylvania border and is surrounded by the counties of Chautauqua, Allegany, Erie and Wyoming.
dmoz.org /Regional/North_America/United_States/New_York/Counties/desc.html   (1570 words)

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