Tuluwat Resources

The following resources are pertaining to the Indian Island Massacre of 1860 in Eureka, CA: Tuluwat

Kroeber, A.L, R.H. Lowie, T.D. McCown, and R.L. Olson. 1943. University Of California Publications In American Archaeology And Ethnology. 35th ed. New York: University of California Press Berkeley and Los Angeles.

 "What is to be Done?" The Humboldt Times (Eureka, CA), March 3, 1860, Vol. 6, No. 28

L.P. Fisher. "Indian Troubles - A Chnage in Sediment." The Humboldt Times, March, 17, 1860. Humboldt State University Library, Arcata, Ca.

"Indian Matters". The Humboldt Times, March, 10, 1860. Humboldt State University Library, Arcata, Ca.

Chris Hunt. "Island of Tears, Sunday Close-Up."The Times Standard", March, 15, 1998. Humboldt State University Library, Arcata, Ca.

Lowry, Chag., Rebecca. Huff, and Humboldt State University. Indian Teacher Educational Personnel Program. Northwest Indigenous Gold Rush History: The Indian Survivors of California's Holocaust. Arcata, Calif.]: ITEPP, 1999.

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YouTube. April 01, 2016. Accessed November 17, 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7iqGpAuSN9c.

Map of Wiyot Ancestral Territory Boundaries, Humboldt County, Calif. USA. Accessed November 17, 2017. http://www2.humboldt.edu/nasp/map.html.


"Humboldt Volunteers." Military Museum. February 6, 2016. Accessed November 17, 2017. http://www.militarymuseum.org/HumboldtVolunteers.html.

[J. A. Adams], “Former Humboldt Resident Writes of Early Indian Wars,” Ferndale Enterprise, December 28, 1934, 1; Belcher Abstract & Title Co., Atlas of Humboldt County, California, (Eureka: Belcher Abstract & Title Co., 1922), 13. The Belcher Atlas shows property belonging to F. R. Adams in sections 11 and 14, Township 1 North, Range 4 East.

Martha Roscoe, “Indian Island Massacre—Perpetrators” file, Humboldt County Historical Society, Eureka; J. Michael Kellogg, Minority Groups in Humboldt County: A History of the Treatment of Indians, 47-48. Photocopy, Humboldt County Collection, Humboldt State University Library, Arcata.

 History Of Humboldt County, California: With Illustrations Descriptive Of Its Scenery, Farms, Residences, Public Buildings, Factories, Hotels, Business Houses, Schools, Churches, Etc., From Original Drawings, Including Biographical Sketches. 1881. San Fransisco: Pacific Press Publishing House.