"Indian village on Gila River Indian
Reservation . Papago name is "Oo-Kut," "Standing Tree". The Pima "Calendar
sticks" speak as early as 1871-1872 of a Pima Indian known as "Old Man
Blackwater", but who he was or how he go the name no one could say. Post
office established April 18, 1907, Samuel Pinkley Post Master."
Barnes, Will C.; Granger, Byrd (ed.) Arizona
Place Names University of Arizona Press. 1997. p.
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