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Standing tall : the lifeway of Kathryn Jones Harrison  Cover Image Book Book

Standing tall : the lifeway of Kathryn Jones Harrison / by Kristine Olson.

Olson, Kristine. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0295985828
  • Physical Description: xviii, 252 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Portland : Oregon Historical Society Press in association with University of Washington Press, c2005.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-246) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Survival -- Harry Jones, valedictorian -- Kakwa anqati (as it was in the past) -- Orphaned -- Homeless -- Chemawa revisited -- Cast adrift and "terminated" -- Self-determination -- Siletz (and self) restoration -- Grand Ronde re-recognized -- Land! -- Mourning -- Women elders as the people's heartbeat -- Gambling winnings and life's losses -- Chairwoman -- Curses of wealth and blessings of a meteorite -- Looking toward our ancestors -- Embracing elderhood.
Subject: Harrison, Kathryn Jones, 1924-
Indians of North America > Oregon > Biography.
Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon.

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La Conner Regional Library 979.5004 OLSON 113457 NON FICTION Available -

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