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In Nez Perce country

accounts of the Bitterroots and the Clearwater after Lewis and Clark

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Published by University of Idaho Library, Distributed by the University of Idaho Press in Moscow .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Clearwater National Forest (Idaho),
  • Bird-Truax Trail (Idaho and Mont.)
    • Subjects:
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company -- History.,
    • Nez Percé Indians -- History.,
    • Clearwater National Forest (Idaho) -- History.,
    • Bird-Truax Trail (Idaho and Mont.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesAccounts of the Bitterroots and the Clearwater after Lewis and Clark
      Statementcompiled and edited by Lynn and Dennis Baird.
      SeriesNorthwest historical manuscript series
      ContributionsBaird, Lynn, Baird, Dennis W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.N5 I5 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 288 p. :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3356894M
      ISBN 100893015032
      LC Control Number2004398158
      OCLC/WorldCa51671273

      Nez Perce Tourism. 1, likes 3 talking about this. Nez Perce Tourism, LLC is the warm welcome to Nimiipuu (Nez Perce) Country. We are far more than a tourism company for destination travel, we 5/5.   This newest volume in Oxford's acclaimed Pivotal Moments series offers an unforgettable portrait of the Nez Perce War of , the last great Indian conflict in American history. It was, as Elliott West shows, a tale of courage and ingenuity, of desperate struggle and shattered hope, of /5(7).

      leaders were concerned particularly about the intention of the Nez Perce, the largest and most powerful tribe in the area. Messages were sent to the Nez Perce asking them to come to a council. The in-vitation cheered the headmen who wished peace, and on March 6 some Nez Perce, led by most of the chiefs who had been loyalCited by: 2. Perhaps fittingly, a portion of the money received by the Nez Perce Tribe for its loss of lands a century earlier would now be used to invoke the idea of "Nez Perce country" in a new incarnation — as a historical artifact and unifying theme for the Nez Perce National Historical Park.

      Nez Perce County (Idaho) -- Biography. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Nez Perce County (Idaho) Idaho -- Biography; Biography; Filed under: Nez Perce. The latest volume in Nebraska’s Bison Books series is a history of the Nez Perce Indians in the Columbia Plateau, which covers parts of Idaho, Oregon and Washington. Alvin Josephy takes us through the stages for the Nez Perce’s tribal development: early legends; acquisitions of horses and firearms; meeting Lewis and Clark; and encounters.


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Only because "Nez Perce Country" () is essentially a reprint or abstract, without any references to help the reader, of the text from Nez Perce Country, A Handbook for the Nez Perce National Historical Park, Idaho (National Park ), have I rated this book four stars/5(7).

Nez Perce Country book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The rivers, canyons, and prairies of the Columbia Basin are the ho 4/5. "This book's attention to place, its careful handling of some of Nez Perce country's best-known stories, as well as its focused, traditional narrative structure will excite those readers looking to refine their knowledge of Nez Perce country."—Nathan E.

Roberts, Pacific Northwest Quarterly. This is the story of the so-called Inland Empire of the Northwest, that rugged and majestic region bounded east and west by the Cascades and the Rockies, from the time of the great exploration of Lewis and Clark to the tragic defeat of Chief Joseph in And at the center of this history - perhaps even more relevant today In Nez Perce country book at the original publication of this classic volume - is the 4/5(2).

"This book's attention to place, its careful handling of some of Nez Perce country's best-known stories, as well as its focused, traditional narrative structure will excite those readers looking to refine their knowledge of Nez Perce country."—Nathan E.

Roberts, Pacific Northwest Quarterly. Pacific Northwest Quarterly - Nathan E. RobertsBrand: University of Nebraska Press. The Nez Perce Indians and the Opening of the Northwest book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Is there any chapter in Ameri /5. In Chief Joseph Country: Land of the Nez Perce, author Bill Gulick lets the participants in the developing drama tell the story in their own words by excerpting diaries, letters, and statements made in contemporary accounts.

Beginning with the prehistory of the Nez Perces, he relates how, after being pedestrians for eight thousand years /5(8). Enrollment is done through the 4-H Online website. If you have questions or need help with the enrollment process, please contact the UI Extension, Nez Perce County office at or [email protected]

Participants 8 to 18 years old take part in a wide variety of project, leadership and citizenship activities, including competitive events. Read the full-text online edition of Nez Perce Country (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Nez Perce Country Nez Perce Country. Nez Perce country. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Josephy, Alvin M., Nez Perce country.

Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Alvin M Josephy.

Nez Perce Country. In this Book. Additional Information. Nez Perce Country; Alvin M. Josephy Jr. View Citation; summary. The rivers, canyons, and prairies of the Columbia Basin are the homeland of the Nez Perce.

The Nez Perce, or Nimiipuu, inhabited much of what is now north central Idaho and portions of Oregon and Washington for thousands Cited by: 2. The Nez Perce War was an armed conflict that pitted several bands of the Nez Perce tribe of Native Americans and their allies, a small band of the Palouse tribe led by Red Echo (Hahtalekin) and Bald Head (Husishusis Kute), against the United States conflict, fought between June and Octoberstemmed from the refusal of several bands of the Nez Perce, dubbed Location: Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana.

"This book's attention to place, its careful handling of some of Nez Perce country's best-known stories, as well as its focused, traditional narrative structure will excite those readers looking to By contextualizing Chief Joseph properly, Josephy illuminates other Nez Perce leaders whose efforts have been largely ignored.

Today, the Nez Perce Tribe is a federally recognized tribal nation with more than 3, citizens. History and Culture. For the Nimiipuu people, traditional lifeways are the foundation of Nez Perce culture today.

Read More. Tribal Services. As a sovereign nation, the Nez Perce Tribe offers a wide variety of government services. Nez Perce County Fair Board is always thinking about the health and safety of our community, our community events, and our community members.

In an abundance of caution, we are reminding everyone of the latest CDC recommended guidelines for large events and mass gatherings. About the Author.

Alvin M. Josephy Jr. (–) was a leading historian of the American West and author of many award-winning books, including Red Power: The American Indians’ Fight for Freedom, available in a Bison Books FiveCrows is a member of the Nez Perce Tribe and serves as the tribal liaison and publications editor at the 4/5(30).

The rivers and valleys, mountains and forests of Nez Perce country hold my heart and connect me with my past. Living on the land where my culture was born, was almost destroyed, and is now recovering makes my history take on a much more real sense—it presents a reality impossible to capture in any way other than actual experience.

More than any other Indian event, how our country treated the Nez Perce Indian tribe is the most regretable. And, this book does an excellent job of laying it out. The book has three parts. The first part provides a lead in to the war that our Cited by:   Chief Joseph & the Flight of the Nez Perce is far more than the story of a man and a people.

It is a grand saga of a pivotal time in our nation's history. Its pages are alive with the presence of Lewis and Clark, General William Tecumseh Sherman, General George Armstrong Custer, and Sitting Bull. In Nez Perce Country Accounts of the Bitterroots and the Clearwater After Lewis and Clark (Book): "In 22 chapters detailing the reports of travelers to the Bitterroot and Clearwater country after Lewis and Clark, Lynn and Dennis Baird weave a saga that will immediately take its place among the essential works about the region." "The book's strength is its publication of original.

Nez Perce County, Idaho Public Records Directory - Quickly find public record sources in the largest human edited public record directory.

Find property records, vital records, inmate and court records, professional and business licenses, contractor licenses and much more.The Nez Perces in the Indian Territory: Nimiipuu Survival.

by J. Diane Pearson, University of Oklahoma Press,$ When Chief Joseph finally surrendered to Colonel Nelson A. Miles’ forces in the Bear Paw Mountains of northern Montana Territory on October 5,the Nez Perce War was over. 10 Things You Should Know About the Nez Perce Tribe. The Nez Perce, or 'The People', saved the Lewis & Clark expedition multiple times, and are known for their prized appaloosa horses.

The Nez Perce Reservation rests in north central Idaho surrounded by the Snake, Salmon and Clearwater s: 1.