Klamath History on the Internet
Join us for the Fort Klamath
5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013
Guest speaker: Historian Jeff LaLande
Barbecue dinner served on the grounds of the Fort
Catered by Yummy's Cowboy Cuisine.
Tickets $30 adults; $15 youth age 4-15.
Purchase tickets at the Klamath County Museum, 1451 Main, (541)
Explore history on the streets
(and trails) of Klamath Falls
Click here for a list of historic attractions in Klamath
including residential, parkland, commercial and industrial
Visit these popular online
of the Klamath County Museum, Klamath Falls, Oregon
Gilchrist Timber Co. records
Thousands of pages from the
files of Gilchrist Timber Co. have been scanned.
Click here to see records related to all aspects of the mill,
timberlands and company-owned town in northern Klamath County.
The Don Fisher Papers
An 11-volume set of records from
the Modoc Indian War of 1872-73,
including many documents not available online from any other source.
Click here to enter.
Maud Baldwin Photo Gallery
More than 300 photos taken in the Upper Klamath
during the late 1800s to early 1900s by Maud Baldwin.
Diary of a Modoc War tourist
Pages from the 1873 diary of Leonard Case Jr.,
who traveled from Cleveland, Ohio, to Fort Klamath, Oregon,
to witness the execution of Captain Jack and three other Modoc
here to enter.
Klamath County scenes on Panoramio
Click here to take a virtual tour of Klamath County.
Photo above shows alfalfa being cut from a mile-long field at
10 miles north of Klamath Falls.
The Modoc Indian War of 1872-73 pitted about 55 Modoc warriors
against hundreds of U.S. Army troops.
Begin your exploration of this important chapter of