February 6, 2017 Over the last few months, researchers have been analyzing a small, broken olivella grooved rectangular (OGR) bead that was uncovered at Siutcanga, or place of the oaks (Encino) in the...
October 27, 2016 Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell’s motion seeks to outline the cultural and historic importance of creating and supporting a City Holiday to celebrate the native peoples of the City and...
September 28, 2016 / Comments Off on Tribal Gathering at Wa’at
The distinct community of the present-day Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians (Band) originated in the lineages, villages and culture of the pre-Mission period. The Band is an independent nation, exercising its inherent sovereign authority over its tribal citizens and territory.
Mission San Fernando was established on September 8, 1797 at the village of Achoicominga Read More.