Internet Sites Related To The Oregon Story: Tribal Economy
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
The Klamath Tribes
The Confederated Tribes of Siletz
Cow Creek Band of Umpquas
Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde
Spirit Mountain Community Fund
Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation
National Indian Gaming Association
National Gambling Impact Study Commission

Books and Chapters

Abt, Vicki, James F. Smith, and Eugene Martin Christiansen.
The Business of Risk: Commercial Gambling in Mainstream America. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 1985.
Andersen, Richard.
Muckaluck: A Curious Episode in the Cavalry's Winning of the West. New York: Delacorte Press: 1980.
Anderson, Madelyn Klein.
The Nez Perce. New York: Franklin Watts, 1994.
Armstrong, Virginia Irving, comp.
I Have Spoken; American History Through the Voices of the Indians. Chicago: Sage Books, 1971.
Beckham, Stephen Dow.
The Indians of Western Oregon; This Land Was Theirs. Coos Bay: Arago Books, 1977.
Beckham, Stephen Dow.
The Land of the Umpqua: A History of Douglas County, Oregon. Roseburg: Douglas County Commissioners, 1986.
Beckham, Stephen Dow.
Requiem for a People: The Rogue Indians and the Frontiersmen. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1996.
Evans, Rod L. and Mark Hance, Ed.
Legalized Gambling: For and Against. Chicago: Open Court, 1998.
Goodman, Robert.
The Luck Business: The Devastating Consequences and Broken Promises of America's Gambling Explosion. New York: Free Press, 1995.
Heady, Eleanor B.
Tales of the Nimipoo from the Land of the Nez Perce Indians. New York: World Publishing Company, 1970.
Josephy, Alvin M.
Now that the Buffalo's Gone: A Study of Today's American Indians. New York: Knopf, Distributed by Random House, 1982.
Kent, William Eugene.
The Siletz Indian Reservation, 1855-1900. Newport, Oregon: Lincoln County Historical Society, 1977.
Kopper, Philip and the editors of Smithsonian Books.
The Smithsonian Book of North American Indians: Before the Coming of the Europeans. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 1986.
Lew, Alan A. and George A. Van Otten, Ed.
Tourism and Gaming on American Indian Lands. New York: Cognizant Communication Corp., 1998.
Liptak, Karen.
Indians of the Pacific Northwest. NY: International Book Marketing Ltd, 1991.
McLuhan, T. C.
Touch the Earth: A Self-Portrait of Indian Existence. Book and 60-minute sound recording. New York: Mystic Fire Audio, 1994.
Pommersheim, Frank.
Braid of Feathers: American Indian Law and Contemporary Tribal Life. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995.
Porter, Frank W.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1988.
Pritzker, Barry.
Native Americans: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Peoples. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 1998.
Purdy, Susan Gold and Cass R. Sandak.
North American Indians. New York: Franklin Watts, 1982.
Schwartz, E. A.
The Rogue River Indian War and its Aftermath, 1850-1980. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997.
Scordato, Ellen.
Sarah Winnemucca: Northern Paiute Writer and Diplomat. New York: Chelsea House, 1992.
Seaburg, William R. and Pamela T. Amoss.
Badger and Coyote Were Neighbors: Melville Jacobs on Northwest Indian Myths and Tales. Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University Press, 2000.
Sherrow, Victoria.
The Nez Perces: People of the Far West. Brookfield, Conn.: Millbrook Press, 1994.
Shetterly, Susan Hand.
Raven's Light: A Myth from the People of the Northwest Coast. New York: Atheneum: Collier Macmillan, 1991.
Stern, Theodore.
The Klamath Tribe; A People and Their Reservation. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1965.
Strickland, Rennard.
Tonto's Revenge: Reflections on American Indian Culture and Policy. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1997.
Taylor, Colin F., Ed.
The Native Americans: The Indigenous People of North America. San Diego: Thunder Bay Press, 1999.
Trulove, William Thomas and David Bunting.
The Economic Impact of Federal Indian Policy: Incentives and Response of the Klamath Indians. Cheney, Wash., 1971.
Wilkinson, Charles F.
Messages from Frank's Landing: A Story of Salmon, Treaties, and the Indian Way. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2000.
Zucker, Jeff, Kay Hummel and Bob Hogfoss.
Oregon Indians, Culture, History and Current Affairs. Portland: Western Imprints, a division of Oregon Historical Press, 1983.
- Discover Oregon, One Nation at a Time.
Salem: Oregon Lottery, 1999.
- Executive Summary/The National Gambling Impact Study Commission.
Washington, D.C.: National Gambling Impact and Policy Commission, 1999.
- Final Report:
Governor's Task Force on Gaming, presented October 4, 1996. Salem, Oregon, 1996.
- The World of the American Indian.
Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1993.
Teaching Resources
Return of the Raven, the Edison Chiloquin Story.
(Video - 47 minutes), Barry Hood Films: Eugene, OR, 1984. (For high school and above, a report of Chiloquin's fight to recover land taken from the Klamath Indians by the United States government.)
Oregon Field Guide program segments *
  • 303: Hells Canyon Dig
  • 307: Indian Pits
  • 401: Indian Family/Traditional Values
  • 408: Paiute Reburial
  • 603: Salmon Camp/Native Americans
  • 802: Paiute Blessing of North Lake School
  • 913: Modoc Wars/Klamath Falls
  • 1102: Owyhee Petroglyphs
  • 1107: Newberry Crater Submerged Campsite
  • 1108: Sunken Canoe
* For information, contact Oregon Public Broadcasting, 7140 SW Macadam Avenue, Portland, OR 97219