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Community
Washington State University, Manuscripts Archives and Special Collections, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
Category
Education, Economy/Economic Development
Community
Confluence
Category
Economy/Economic Development, Education, Government to Government Relations, Lifeways
Summary
Tanna Engdahl explains how by adopting written languages the Cowlitz were able to keep records that allowed them to preserve elements of their culture and use that ability in the fight for federal recognition.