Washington State University - Holland Library
The Peck collection documents cultural traditions and customs of Native American people of the Washington coast. It consists of sound recordings (cassettes, reels and records) of oral interviews, including songs; slides and photographs; field notes; transcriptions; manuscripts; and correspondence. The bulk of the collection documents the Quileute people from 1969 to 1979, with some material related to the Makah, Quinault, and other coastal peoples.
University of Washington
Photographs of items used in the Northwest Coast Indian Art Exhibition at the Seattle World's Fair, 1962
Western Washington University - Heritage Resources
Includes first-hand accounts of members and elders of Native American tribes in Washington State and Idaho who provide information on long-standing traditions such as language, education, genealogy, politics, religion, as well as hunting and fishing practices.
Western Washington University - Heritage Resources
The Northwest Ethnohistory collection includes oral histories, manuscripts, correspondence, maps, bibliographies, publications and photographs relating to various Native American tribes in the Pacific Northwest. Tribes documented in the collection include Chehalis, Shoalwater, Chinook, Clallam, Clatsop, Cowlitz, Duwamish, Haida, Klamath, Klickitat, Kwakiutl, Lummi, Makah, Muckleshoot, Nisqually, Nooksack, Puyallup, Quileute, Quinault, Salish, Semiahmoo, Skagit, Snohomish, Squaxin, Steilacoom, Suiattle-Sauk, Swinomish, and Suquamish. The records contain information about the various tribes' art, ethnic identity, family relationships, and indigenous languages. The collection also documents fishing, hunting, and whaling practices, and the social conditions and material culture of these indigenous people. The records provide insight into the tribes' social life and customs, including their legends, religious rites and ceremonies. There are also a large number of documents related to ... Read More
Western Washington University - Heritage Resources
The Center for Pacific Northwest Studies pamphlet collection consists primarily of published textual documents pertaining to various social, economic, political, and historical issues in the Northwestern United States and British Columbia. Arranged by subject, these documents were produced by both governmental and private institutions and include official reports, promotional brochures, articles and studies from journals and magazines, institutional newsletters, and reference works.
Western Connecticut State University - Archives and Special Collections
This is a small collection of objects from Asia, Africa, the Americas and New Guinea collected presumably from the 1960s and 1980s by Truman Warner to be used in class and for his personal collection. The collection is predominantly made up of musical instruments and masks.
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
Collection created by the Oregon Historical Society containing brochures, pamphlets, and other promotional materials produced by states, counties, and municipalities in the northwestern United States and southwestern Canada, including Oregon, Washington State, British Columbia, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, California, and Hawaii. The primary focus is Oregon and Washington State, and most materials date from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Included are many brochures produced under the auspices of the Sunset Homeseekers Bureau.
University of Washington
Papers of a professor of Anthropology at University of Washington
University of Washington
Northwest conservationist, lobbyist, and civic leader
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Author, ethnologist, explorer, geologist, glass manufacturer, and Indian agent. Correspondence, journals, articles, books, manuscripts of magazines, poetry, speeches, government reports, Indian vocabularies, maps, drawings, and other papers reflecting Schoolcraft's career as a glass manufacturer, mineralogist on an exploring expedition in the Ozark Mountains, geologist on the Cass expedition to the Northwest Territory, leader of expeditions throughout the Great Lakes region, member of Michigan's legislative council, Indian agent, superintendent of Indian affairs for Michigan, ethnologist, and author of works concerning the Iroquois of New York state and other Indians of North America.