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ANAMIS VILLAGE. Anamis was an Indian village found by René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, in 1686 on his way from Matagorda Bay toward the Mississippi. It was possibly associated with the Caddoans. The actual site has not been identified.

Frederick Webb Hodge, ed., Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (2 vols., Washington: GPO, 1907, 1910; rpt., New York: Pageant, 1959).
Margery H. Krieger

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