- Orton, Nellie
- Nellie Orton Photographs
- 1890-1973 (inclusive)18901973
- 0.3 cubic feet, including cartes de visite, photographs, and postcards
- Collection Number
- OrSlTCC Nellie Orton
- The collection contains images of Siletz tribal members, agency employees, and locations throughout western Oregon, California, and Washington.
Confederated Tribes of the Siletz, Tribal Cultural Collections
402 Park Way P.O. Box 549
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
- Collection materials are in English.
- 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.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Indian agents--Oregon
- Indian reservations--Oregon
- Siletz Indians--History
- Orton, Wolverton D.
- Bureau of Indian Affairs
- 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