Geography and place names

Click on an area of the map, from Robert Spott and A. L. Kroeber's 1942 Yurok Narratives, to see the names of places in that area. The geography database is being expanded but is still very incomplete, so you may not find what you want.

Teaching, learning, and documenting Yurok

Alice (Spott) Taylor, the adoptive daughter of Captain Spott and sister of Robert Spott, was a knowledgeable elder who did important work with William Bright in 1963 to document Yurok biological terminology.
[Photo (1907): Bancroft Library.]