- Umpqua (tribe)
Umpqua refers to any of several distinct groups of Native Americans that live in present-day south central
Oregonin the United States.
The Upper Umpqua tribe is represented as the
Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians. The tribe signed a treaty with the U.S. federal government on September 19, 1853. The Upper Umpqua was the first Oregon tribe to sign a federal treaty. The Cow Creek Band spoke the now-extinct Takelma language. The Cow Creek Band has a reservation near the modern-day city of Roseburg, Oregon.
The Lower Umpqua tribe is represented in modern times as one of the three
Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indianslocated on the southwest OregonPacific coast in the United States. They spoke a language close to Siuslaw.
Some bands of the Umpqua are part of the
Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon.
The Cow Creek Tribe now operates the
Seven Feathers Hotel & Casino Resortin Canyonville.
* [http://www.cowcreek.com/ Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians homepage]
* [http://www.ctclusi.org/ Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw homepage]
* [http://www.npaihb.org/profiles/tribal_profiles/Oregon/Coos&Siuslaw&Lower_%20Umpqua.htm Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw Tribes profile]
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