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Official Tribal Name: Rosebud Sioux Tribe of the Rosebud Indian Reservation

Address:  11 Legion Ave, Rosebud, SD 57570
Phone: Toll Free +1 (605) 747-2381 
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Official Website:  http://www.rosebudsiouxtribe-nsn.gov

Recognition Status: Federally Recognized

Traditional Name / Traditional Meaning:

 Oceti Sakowin

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Lakota is  commonly reported to mean "friend or ally." This is actually incorrect. The real definition of Dakota/Nakota/Lakota is “those who consider themselves kindred.” See this detailed explanation of Sioux Names.

Alternate names / Alternate spellings: Upper Brule 

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Region: Great Plains

State(s) Today: South Dakota

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Confederacy: Sioux Nation

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Reservations: Rosebud Indian Reservation and Off-Reservation Trust Land

 
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 Create your own reality
Lakota Star Legends
Legend of the Talking Feather
The End of the World according to Lakota legend
The Legend of Devil's Tower
The White Buffalo Woman
Tunkasila, Grandfather Rock
Unktomi and the arrowheads

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The Sioux Drum

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Tribal College:  Sinte Gleska University
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Sioux Chiefs and Famous People:

Chief Spotted Tail,

Chief Milk,

Chief Swift Bear,

Chief Two Strike

Arthur Amiotte, (Oglala Lakota)-Painter, Sculptor, Author, Historian 

Bryan Akipa, flutist (Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate)

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Descendants Remember Battle of Little Big Horn 

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