is the Lushootseed or Puget Sound Salish word for "earth". The
Salish are the Native America people who lived between the Cascade
Mountains and the salt water in what is now southwestern British Columbia,
western Washington State and northwest Oregon.
Links to American Indian Reference Sites: Salish, Lushootseed, Chinook, Suquamish, Swinomish, Skagit and others
Canadian History Univ of Victoria - History site.
Ethnic Bibliography of the Northwest: Books list on the culture and history of Native Americans, African Americans, Asian Americans, European Americans and Pacific Islander Americans in Washington State and British Columbia.
Pioneer Asian Indian Immigration to the Pacific Coast Largely Sikhs.
San Juan Island Historic Sites (National Parks)
Suquamish Nation (see also Museum page)
Who Killed William Robinson? Blacks and other cultures on Salt Springs Island, BC
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