Bata Indians


By: Thomas N. Campbell

Type: General Entry

Published: 1976

Updated: June 1, 1995


The Batas are known from a 1691 Spanish missionary report that identifies them as living about eighty leagues southwest of the Hasinai Indians of eastern Texas. Their affiliations remain unknown.

John R. Swanton, Source Material on the History and Ethnology of the Caddo Indians (Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 132, Washington: GPO, 1942).
Categories:
  • Peoples
  • Native American
  • Tribes (Other)

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Thomas N. Campbell, “Bata Indians,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 22, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/bata-indians.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1976
June 1, 1995