back / U.S. Board on Geographic Names Sq_ replacement names

Title U.S. Board on Geographic Names Sq_ replacement names
ID / label 1094 / DOI3404
Description In response to the Department of the Interior Secretarial Order 3404 this is the list of U.S. Board on Geographic Names approved official Sq_ replacement names. On November 19, 2021, Order 3404 declared "squaw" a derogatory term and implemented a procedure to remove the term from federal usage.
# Records 643
Timespan earliest: 2022; latest: 2022
Source(s) https://edits.nationalmap.gov/apps/gaz-domestic/public/all-official-sq-names
Last modified 10 Nov 2022
WHG Permalink http://whgazetteer.org/datasets/1094
Creator(s) Alexandra Straub
Citation Alexandra Straub. U.S. Board on Geographic Names Sq_ replacement names. [Data file, last modified 10 Nov 2022]. Retrieved from http://whgazetteer.org/datasets/1094, 10 Dec 2022

Access

Datasets in World Historical Gazetteer flagged "public" by contributors are open access, and may be downloaded under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) License. This means you are free to:

  • Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format
  • Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.

You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the CC-BY-4.0 license , and indicate if changes were made.

Downloads  

Linked Places format

LP-TSV