Chelamela Tribe

Chelamela Indians. A small division of the Kalapooian family formerly living on Long Tom Creek, a western tributary of Willamette River, Oregon. They were included in the Dayton treaty of 1855. Nothing is known of their customs, and they are now extinct.


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Collection:
Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906.

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