Stehtsasamish Tribe

Stehtsasamish Indians. A division of Salish on Budds inlet, near the present site of Olympia, Washington; pop. 20 in 1854, according to Gibbs. Stéhchass is said by Gibbs to be the Nisqualli name for the site of Olympia itself.


Collection:
Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906.

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