Potawatomi Indian Reservation - Mayetta, Kansas, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 39° 25.270 W 095° 44.900
15S E 263416 N 4367120
Quick Description: The Potawatomi Indian Reservation is located in the city of Mayetta in Jacksonville, Kansas, USA.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 8/26/2011 2:14:06 PM
Waymark Code: WMCDV8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke
Views: 1

Long Description:
The posted coordinates are for the sign on Hwy 75 southbound indicating that you are entering the reservation from the north.

"The Prairie Band Potawatomi Indian Reservation is an Indian reservation for the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation located in Jackson County, Kansas. The Potawatomi used to be located in the Great Lakes area, but were forced to move west due to Europeans settling their land."

-- Source

Type of Nation Within: Native American Indian Reservation (USA)

Tribe or Band: Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation

Address of Main Entrance to area:
16281 Q Road
Mayetta, KS USA
66509


Land Area - Specify Acres or Miles: 121.429 square miles

Population: 1,238

Date when area was established or set aside: 1/1/1837

Open or Closed to Public: Open To Public

Website for further information: [Web Link]

Coordinates of site within area to visit: N 39° 25.270 W 095° 44.900

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