Native Places: An Indigenous Atlas of Utah and the Intermountain West Source Bibliography


● Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation, Aboriginal Place Names Project

● Laurance D. Linford, Navajo Places: History, Legend, Landscape. (Salt Lake City:

University of Utah Press, 2000).

● Ralph V. Chamberlain, “Place and Personal Names of the Gosiute Indians of Utah”,

Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 52 No. 208 (Jan.-Apr., 1913),

pg. 1-20.

● Julian H. Steward, “Basin Plateau Aboriginal Sociopolitical Groups”, American

Anthropologist, Vol. 42 No. 1 (Jan. 1940), pg. 136-138.

● Rufus Wood Leigh, Five Hundred Utah Place Names: Their Origin and Significance (Salt

Lake City, 1961).

● Rufus Wood Leigh, Nevada Place Names: Their Origin and Significance (Salt Lake City,


● Utah Historical Quarterly, Vol. 1 No. 1, (1928), pg. 26-56.

● United States Geographic Survey, Board on Geographic Names,

● Forrest S. Cuch (ed.), A History of Utah’s American Indians. (Salt Lake City: Utah State

Division of Indian Affairs / Utah State Division of History, 2003).

● Isabel T. Kelly, “Southern Paiute Bands”, American Anthropologist, New Series, Vol. 36,

No. 4 (Oct. - Dec., 1934), pg. 548-560.

● James M. Aton and Robert S. McPherson, River Flowing From the Sunrise: An

Environmental History of the Lower San Juan. (University Press of Colorado, Utah State

University Press, 2000).

● George W. Hill, “Vocabulary of the Shoshone Language,” (Salt Lake City: Deseret News

Steam Printing Establishment, 1877).

● Mary Hudson Brothers, “Place Names of the San Juan Basin, New Mexico”, Western

Folklore, Vol. 10, No. 2 (Apr. 1951), pg. 165-167.