Confluence

Last changed on Wed, 12/31/1969 - 16:00
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.
Community
Confluence
Category
Lands, Natural Resources
Summary
Tanna Engdahl explains the Cowlitz scientific understanding of water and the skies as well as the land.
Community
Confluence
Category
Education, Government to Government Relations, Lifeways
Summary
Tanna Engdahl talks about the Cowlitz strengths in adopting new technologies from foreigners.
Community
Confluence
Category
Natural Resources, Wars/Military/Conflict
Summary
Wilfred Scott tells a story about waking up to law enforcement officials looking to arrest "Jess Greene" during the raids to arrest people for "illegal" fishing activities.