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Nature and History in the Klamath Basin

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Klamath Falls Bibliography

Ed. Beckham, Stephen Dow. Oregon Indians: Voices from Two Centuries. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2006.

Ed. Berg, Laura. The First Oregonians. Portland: Oregon Council for the Humanities, 2007.

Blake, Tupper Ansel, and William Kittredge. Balancing Water: Restoring the Klamath Basin. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000.

Brown, Dee. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1971.

Chaffin, Tom. Pathfinder: John Charles Frémont and the Course of American Empire. New York: Hill and Wang, 2002.

Chiloquin, Edison, and Leatha Chiloquin. Return of the Raven. Self-published, 1974.

Committee on Endangered and Threatened Fishes in the Klamath River Basin, National Research Council. Endangered and Threatened Fishes in the Klamath River Basin: Causes of Decline and Strategies for Recovery. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2004. Available online.

Connolly, Thomas J. “Archaeology, History, and Community: An Enduring Legacy at Beatty, Klamath County.” Oregon Historical Society 112, No. 1 (Spring 2011), 107-110.

Cressman, Luther S. Klamath Prehistory: The Prehistory of the Culture of the Klamath Lake Area, Oregon. Philadelphia : American Philosophical Society, 1956.

Deur, Douglas. “A Most Sacred Place: The Significance of Crater Lake among the Indians of Southern Oregon.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 103 (2002): 18-49.

Dicken, Samuel Newton, and Emily F. Dicken. The Legacy of Ancient Lake Modoc: A Historical Geography of the Klamath Lakes Basin, Oregon and California. Eugene, Ore.: S.N. Dicken; Distributed by University of Oregon Bookstore, 1985.

Dillon, Richard. Burnt-Out Fires: California’s Modoc Indian War. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1973.

Dobkins, Rebecca J. “Exhibit Essay: Life Stories for New Generations: The Living Art of Oregon Tribal Regalia.” Oregon Historical Society 110, No. 3 (Fall 2009), 420-439.

Drew, Harry J. Early Transportation on Klamath Waterways. Klamath Falls, Oreg.: Klamath County Museum, 1974.

Egan, Ferol. Frémont: Explorer for a Restless Nation. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1977.

Ficken, Robert E. “After the Treaties: Administering Pacific Northwest Indian Reservations.” Oregon Historical Society 106, No. 3 (Fall 2005), 442-461.

Frémont, John Charles. Narrative of Exploration and Adventure, edited by Alan Nevins. New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1956.

Gamboa, Erasmo. Mexican Labor & World War II: Braceros in the Pacific Northwest, 1942-1947. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1990.

Ed. Gamboa, Erasmo and Carolyn M. Buan. Nosotros: The Hispanic People of Oregon. Portland: Oregon Council for the Humanities, 1995.

Gonzales-Berry, Erlinda and Marcela Mendoza. Mexicanos in Oregon: Their Stories, Their Lives. Corvallis: Oregon State University, 2010.

Good, Rachel Applegate. The History of Klamath County, Oregon. Klamath Falls, Ore.: Klamath County Historical Society, 1941.

Gordon, Linda. “Dorothea Lange’s Oregon Photography: Assumptions Challenged.” Oregon Historical Society 110, No. 4 (Winter 2009), 570-597.

Gray, Edward. An Illustrated History of Early Northern Klamath County, Oregon. Bend, Oreg.: Maverick Publications, 1989.

Haynal, Patrick. “Termination and Tribal Survival: The Klamath Tribes of Oregon.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 101 (2000): 270-301.

Hazelett, Stafford. “’Let us honor those to whom honor is due’: The Discovery of the Final Link in the Southern Route to Oregon.” Oregon Historical Society 111, No. 2 (Summer 2010), 220-248.

Howe, Carrol B. Unconquered Uncontrolled: The Klamath Indian Reservation. Bend, Oreg.: Maverick Publications, 1992.

Hussa, Lind and Madelein Graham Blake. The Family Ranch: Land, Children, and Tradition in the American West. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2010.

Ed. Keyser, James D. and Georg Poetschat. Rock Art of the Oregon Country: Honoring the Lorings’ Legacy. Portland: The Oregon Archaeological Society Press, 2010.

Klamath County Historical Society. The History of Klamath Country, Oregon. Klamath Falls: Klamath County Historical Society, 1984.

LaLande, Jeff. First over the Siskiyous: Peter Skene Ogden’s 1826-1827 Journey through the Oregon-California Borderlands. Portland: Oregon Historical Society Press, 1987.

Larson, Nathan D. A Question of Loyalty: Internment at Tule Lake. Klamath Falls, Ore.: Shaw Historical Library, 2005.

Lewis, Harvey. “Dear Old Kit”: The Historical Christopher Carson. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968.

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

Lopez, Barry. “A Reflection on White Geese.” In Crossing Open Ground. New York: Vintage, 1989.

Losey, Robert J. “Native American Vulnerability and Resiliency to Great Cascadia Earthquake.” Oregon Historical Society 108, No. 2 (Summer 2007), 201-221.

Matthews, Richard P. “Taking Care of Their Own: The Marine Barracks at Klamath Falls, Oregon, 1944-1946.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 93 (1992): 343-67.

Meacham, A.B. Wigwam and Warpath; or, The Royal Chief in Chains. 2nd ed. Boston: J.P. Dale, 1875.

Ed. Miller, Char. River Basins of the American West: A High Country News Reader. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2009.

Miller, Joaquin. Life amongst the Modocs. Berkeley: Heydey Books/Urion Press, 1996.

Most, Stephen. River of Renewal: Myth & History in the Klamath Basin. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006.

Murray, Keith A. The Modocs and their War. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1959.

Nusz, Nancy and Gabriella Ricciardi. “Oregon Voices: Our Ways: History and Culture of Mexicans in Oregon.” Oregon Historical Society 104, No. 1 (Spring 2003), 110-123.

Pierce, Ronnie. “The Klamath River Fishery: Early History.” In California’s Salmon and Steelhead, edited by Alan Lufkin. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991.

Powers, Lawrence W., et al. A River Never the Same: A History of Water in the Klamath Basin. Klamath Falls, Oreg.: Shaw Historical Library, 1999.

Ray, Verne F. Primitive Pragmatists: The Modoc Indians of Northern California. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1963.

Reid, Kay. “Multilayered Loyalties: Oregon Indian Women as Citizens of the Land, Their Tribal Nations, and the United States.” Oregon Historical Society 113, No. 3 (Fall 2012), 392-407.

Riddle, Jeff. Indian History of the Modoc War and the Causes that Led to It. 1914. Reprint. Eugene, Oreg.: Urion Press, 1974.

Robbins, William G. Landscapes of Promise: The Oregon Story, 1800-1940. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1997.

Ruby, Robert H., and John A. Brown. Indians of the Pacific Northwest: A History. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1981.

Sarathy, Brinda. Latino Labour and the Changing Face of Forestry in the Pacific Northwest. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2012.

Service, Robert F. “‘Combat Biology’ on the Klamath.” Science no. 5616 (2003): 36-39.

Smith, Ross A. “Oregon Voices: The Southern Route Revisited.” Oregon Historical Society 105, No. 2 (Summer 2004), 292-307.

Spier, Leslie. Klamath Ethnography. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1930.

Stern, Theodore. “The Klamath Indians and the Treaty of 1864.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 57 (1956): 229-73.

Stern, Theodore. The Klamath Tribe: A People and their Reservation. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1965.

Stone, Buena Cobb. Fort Klamath: Frontier Post in Oregon, 1863-1890. Dallas, Oreg.: Royal Publishing Company, 1964.

Trahant, Mark N. The Last Great Battle of the Indian Wars: Henry M. Jackson, Forrest J. Gerard and the Campaign for the Self-Determination of America’s Indian Tribes. Fort Hall, ID: The Cedars Group, 2010.

Turner, Stan. The Years of Harvest: A History of the Tule Lake Basin. Eugene, Oreg.: 49th Avenue Press, 1987.

Ulrich, Roberta. American Indian Nations From Termination to Restoration, 1953-2006. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2010.

Upper Klamath Basin Working Group. Crisis to Consensus — Restoration Planning for the Upper Klamath Basin. August 2002. Available online.

Wagenknecht, Louise. Light on the Devils: Coming of Age on the Klamath. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2011.

Wallace, David Rains. The Klamath Knot: Explorations of Myth and Evolution. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1983.

Wilkinson, Charles. Blood Struggle: The Rise of Modern Indian Nations. New York: Norton, 2005.

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

Yates, Richard. “Klamath Falls Goes to War: A Personal and Newspaper Reminiscence.” Oregon Historical Quarterly 107 (2006): 410-23.

Zumpfe, Joe, and Vlasta Petrik of the Czech Colonization Club. Settling of Southern Klamath County. Malin, Oreg., 1985.

© Stephen Most, 2003. Updated by OHP staff, 2014.