The speech or "letter" attributed to Chief Seattle has been widely cited as a "
powerful, bittersweet plea for ...
Chief Seattle summary: A chief to the Duwamish people his native name is ... In
March of 1854 he gave a speech to a great number of people just outside of ...
His Native Eloquence, Etc., Etc. by Henry A. Smith Scraps from a Diary: Chief ...
Old Chief Seattle was the largest Indian I ever saw, and by far the noblest-looking
. .... The above is but a fragment of his speech, and lacks all the charm lent by the
Big picture analysis & overview of Native American History. ... canonization of
Chief Seattle; his 1854 speech became a manifesto for many environmentalists.
Jul 18, 2002 ... There are two versions of the speech of Seattle, chief of the Suquamish. Below is
one version. The other follows.
And, finally, the most generally-accepted of the many versions of Chief Seattle's
speech was actually crafted by a screenwriter for a documentary in the 1970s.
Apr 21, 1992 ... SEATTLE, April 20— Since his death in 1866, Chief Seattle has grown in fame
and stature to a point where he has become a sort of Abraham ...
Then a New York Times article (April 21, 1992) informed me that the "Seattle
Speech" of which I was so fond was a fiction. Chief Seattle (or "See-ahth") of the ...
There is a great deal of controversy surrounding Chief Seattle's speech of 1854.
There are many sources of information, various versions of the speech, and ...
Chief Seattle, 1854. It is said that this version was written by Ted Perry and he
wrote the speech in the late 70's for a movie called "Home" which was produced