Paisley Period by archaeologists

Early Oregon Sites

February 11, 2015 admin 0

The earliest period of human occupation in the Northern Great Basin region of Oregon is called the Paisley Period by archaeologists. The period, which is […]

An Iroquois in Oregon

An Iroquois in Oregon

July 9, 2014 admin 0

In 1857, Enos Thomas, whose tribal identity is simply listed as Iroquois, was transported from Fort Vancouver to Port Orford, Oregon to be tried for […]

Comcomly, Chinook Chief

July 2, 2013 admin 0

The river known to the Chinook Indians as Hyas Cooley Chuck collides with the Pacific Ocean to create the worst wave conditions on the planet. […]

The Cedar People (Photo Diary)

June 20, 2013 admin 0

The Heritage Museum in Astoria, Oregon has one gallery devoted to displays and interpretation of the Native peoples of the Columbia River: Clatsop, Chinook, Kathlament, […]