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Canneries on the Columbia

by Joseph E. Taylor III
Bibliography—Columbia River Fishery

Canneries on the Columbia, Bibliography

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Cosens, Barbara. The Columbia River Treaty Revisited: Transboundary River Governance in the Face of Uncertainty. Corvallis: Oregon State University, 2012.

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_____. “Tangled Nets: Treaty Rights and Tribal Identities at Celilo Falls.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 105 (2004): 178-211.

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_____. “Ethnicity and Radicalism: The Finns of Astoria and the Toveri, 1890-1930.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 96 (1995-96): 362-93.

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Jordan, David Starr, and Charles H. Gilbert. “Salmon Fishing and Canning Interests.” In The Fisheries and Fishing Industries of the United States, ed. George Brown Goode. Vol. 5. Washington, D.C.: Government Publishing Office, 1887.

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Lang, William L. “The Meaning of Falling Water: Celilo Falls and the Dalles in Historical Literature.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 108:4 (Winter 2007): 566-85.

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_____. Salmon without Rivers: A History of the Pacific Salmon Crisis. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 1999.

Martin, Irene. Legacy and Testament: The Story of Columbia River Gillnetters. Pullman: Washington State University Press, 1994.

_____ and Roger Tetlow. Flight of the Bumblebee: The Columbia River Packers Association and a Century in the Pursuit of Fish. Long Beach, WA: The Chinook Observer, 2011.

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_____, ed. The Development of the Pacific Salmon-Canning Industry: A Grown Man’s Game. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1989.

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_____. “Ghadar, Historical Silences, and Notions of Belonging: Early 1900s Punjabis of the Columbia River.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 113:2 (Summer 2012): 164-97.

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_____. Salmon Fishers of the Columbia. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1979.

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Taylor, Joseph E., III. “El Niño and Vanishing Salmon: Culture, Nature, History, and the Politics of Blame.” Western Historical Quarterly 29 (1998): 437-57.

_____. “Burning the Candle at Both Ends: Historicizing Overfishing in Oregon’s Nineteenth-Century Salmon Fisheries.” Environmental History 4 (1999): 54-79.

_____. Making Salmon: An Environmental History of the Northwest Fisheries Crisis. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1999.

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_____. American Indian Nations from Termination to Restoration, 1953-2006. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2010.

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Wilkinson, Charles. “Celilo Falls: At the Center of Western History.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 108:4 (Winter 2007): 532-42.

Ed. Jun Xing, Erlinda Gonzales-Berry, Patti Sakurai, Robert D. Thompson, Jr., and Kurt Peters. Seeing Color: Indigenous Peoples and Racialized Ethnic Minorities in Oregon. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 2007.

Zenk, Henry and Tony A. Johnson. “A Northwest Language of Contact, Diplomacy, and Identity: Chinuk Wawa/Chinook Jargon.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 111:4 (Winter 2010): 444-461.

© Oregon History Project, 2006. Updated and revised by OHP staff, 2014.