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Online resources about the Nez Perce
Chief Joseph, Nez Perce
Author: Phil E. Minthorn
Description: This site provides several biographies of Chief Joseph, including quotes. (From Glenn Welker’s Indigenous People’s Literature.)
Chief Joseph is buried on the Colville Reservation.
Author: Adam Kittelson
Description: This page on the tribe is part of a Native North American Cultures online exhibit created by Minnesota State University.
Nez Perce National Historic Trail
Author: Sandi McFarland
Description: The official website for the Nez Perce National Historic Trail maintained by the USDA Forest Service. It includes photographs from the Smithsonian Institute, maps, auto tours, links, historical quotes, and cultural information. This website can also be translated into several international languages.
Nez Perce Tribal Profile
Author: Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board
Description: Tribal profile includes history, housing, population and environment.
Official Nez Perce Tribal Homepage
Author: Nez Perce Tribe
Description: The official site for the Nez Perce tribe. Includes information on their tribal government, history, and departments.
PBS Online – Lewis and Clark: Native Americans: Nez Perce Indians
Author: PBS Online
Description: Background information on the Nez Perce Indians, and Lewis and Clark’s encounters with them.
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