Scope and Contents
Collection contains a letter dated July 30, 1928 to B.F. Mauring from Tesplouse Kamiaken (1858-1933) regarding burial of his father, Chief Kamiakin; copies of front matter of book by A.J. Splawn.
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The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Kamiakin (1800--1877) (Yakama) was a leader of the Yakama, Palouse, and Klickitat peoples east of the Cascade Mountains in what is now southeastern Wash. state. His son was Kamiakin, Tespaloos Tesh Plouse Nespelem (1858-1933).
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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