Pit River Indian

Pit′ Riv′er In′dian

a member of an American Indian people of NE California, inhabiting an area E of Mount Shasta and Lassen Peak.
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In it he examined the Pit River Indians in Maca, California.
On the other hand, the Pit River Indians wondered why the white men all seemed to be homeless, wandering from place to place.
This, he strongly emphasized, was a word that applied only to Pit River Indians, not to whites.