Eyes of Chief Seattle.

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Published by Suquamish Museum in [Suquamish, Wash.] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Seattle, -- Chief, -- 1790-1866 -- Exhibitions.,
  • Suquamish Museum (Suquamish, Washington) -- Exhibitions.,
  • Suquamish Indians -- Exhibitions.

Edition Notes

Book details

GenreExhibitions.
ContributionsSlemmons, Rod., Suquamish Museum (Suquamish, Wash.), Suquamish Tribal Cultural Center (Suquamish, Wash.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE99.S85 E94 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17787627M

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-From The Eyes of Chief Seattle, published by the Suquamish Tribe. Chief Seattle’s father, Schweabe, was a Suquamish chief from Bainbridge Island, across Puget Sound from the present city of Seattle. But Chief Seattle was considered a member of the Duwamish tribe, who lived on a river in southwest Seattle, across Puget Sound from the present.

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