ERIC Number: ED438996
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Oregon Directory of American Indian Resources, 1999-2001.
Ritter, Gladine G., Comp.
This directory provides information on tribes, organizations, public agencies, schools, and centers offering a variety of services of interest to American Indians in Oregon. Introductory sections discuss tribal sovereignty and the federal trust relationship; define Indian ancestry and eligibility for tribal benefits; list Oregon statutes relating to American Indians, federally recognized tribes in Oregon, and American Indian population by county; outline categories of Oregon's Indian population; describe intertribal organizations; and present a 1996 executive order from the governor concerning state-tribal relations. Sections on each of four geographic regions in Oregon provide contact information and brief descriptions for tribes, federal agencies, alcohol education centers, Indian organizations, schools, youth programs, health services, programs and services for college students, legal services, rehabilitation services, educational organizations, Title IX projects, Johnson O'Malley programs, and publications by and for American Indians. Final sections list contact information for individuals in Oregon's Congressional delegation and state government, as well as for state and regional offices of federal agencies, state agencies, state publications related to American Indians, Indian commissions in other states, lists of national and regional Indian organizations, and national Indian publications. (Contains an index.) (SV)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission on Indian Services, Salem, OR.
Identifiers - Location: Oregon