Articles and Research

Chief Joseph's Seattle Visit 11/21/1903. Chief Joseph's speech discussing his desire to be back in Wallowa is towards the bottom of the page. Redthunder and Edmond Meany.

Article of Wilhautyah's murder at the hands of Findley and McNall. Events leading up to 1877 Nez Perce War.

1875 Wallowa Valley Report link - gov't discussion on the Wallowa Valley Reserve.

1843 - 1893 Indian Agent Reports link - Annual reports. They have a wealth of historical information in them about the entire Nez Perce tribe.  They also include details of the Joseph Band's time in Oklahoma and resettling at the "Colville Agency". As always, historical documents can contain bais based upon the author's point of view, and these reports are no different -