The name Odawaor Ottawais said to derive from the Anishnaabe term for "trader.
The largest communities within the reservation boundaries are Harbor Springs formerly known as L'arbre Croche in the French colonial era casuno, where the tribal offices are located; Petoskeywhere the Tribe operates the Odawa Ngo gambling online Resort ; and Charlevoix. But the treaty allocated acre plots of land to individual tribal households, dissolving the fraverse governments. OttawaOjibwePotawatomi and other Algonquian peoples. While Odawaa dialect of the Ojibwe languageis the first language of some tribal members, the majority primarily speak English. Native American tribes in Michigan Odawa Ojibwe governments. Views Read Edit View history.Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians to Deliver over $ Million to State Odawa Casino Resort, owned and operated by the Little Traverse Bay Bands. Odawa Casino Resort, owned and operated by the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians is pleased to announce that a two percent. Whether you're relaxing in your well-appointed room or suite or taking in the rest of this AAA 3 Diamond resort, Odawa Hotel makes you feel appreciated and.