Champoeg State Heritage Area
Visitor Center


Begins: 04/21/2018 at 12:00 PM
Ends: 04/21/2018 at 1:30 PM


This presentation will address the original Champooick Village, its Kalapuyan inhabitants, and their cultural economy on the banks of the Willamette River. David G. Lewis, PhD, is a descendant of the Santiam Kalapuyans, and has spent 20 years researching the original peoples of this land. He received a PhD in Anthropology from the University of Oregon and is an adjunct professor at universities and colleges in the area.