Nellie Orton Photographs, 1890-1973  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Orton, Nellie
Title
Nellie Orton Photographs
Dates
1890-1973 (inclusive)
1903-1927 (bulk)
Quantity
0.3 cubic feet, including cartes de visite, photographs, and postcards
Collection Number
OrSlTCC Nellie Orton
Summary
The collection contains images of Siletz tribal members, agency employees, and locations throughout western Oregon, California, and Washington.
Repository
Confederated Tribes of the Siletz, Tribal Cultural Collections
402 Park Way P.O. Box 549
Siletz, OR
97380
Telephone: 541-444-2450
rkentta@ctsi.nsn.us
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Languages
Collection materials are in English.
Sponsor
Funding for preparing this finding aid was provided through a grant rewarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains images of Siletz tribal members and agency employees. A majority of the collection consists of cartes de visite, mounted photographs, and photographic postcards. Tintype portraits and images of locations in western Oregon, California, and Washington are included.

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Preferred Citation

Nellie Orton Photographs, Siletz Tribal Cultural Collections, Siletz, Oregon.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Indian agents--Oregon
  • Indian reservations--Oregon
  • Siletz Indians--History
  • Personal Names :
  • Orton, Wolverton D.
  • Corporate Names :
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs
  • Geographical Names :
  • Chemawa (Salem, Or.)
  • Crescent City (Calif.)
  • Logsden (Or.)
  • Newport (Or.)
  • Siletz Indian Reservation (Or.)
  • Tacoma (Wash.)
  • Toledo (Or.)
  • Vancouver (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Cartes de visite
  • Photographic postcards
  • Photographic prints
  • Tintypes