Access to descriptions of primary sources held by institutions in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska, Montana, and Utah, including correspondence, diaries or photographs.archival and manuscript materials.
Insight into interactions between American Indians and Europeans from their earliest contact. Material from the Newberry Library’s extensive Edward E. Ayer Collection; one of the strongest archival collections on American Indian history in the world.
Hightlights the presence of ethnic groups whose past were unrecognized or not always represented in the history of the Columbia River Basin. The project includes digital collections, interpretative materials and lesson plans related to these ethnic groups.