Chief Seattle Quotes

Chief Seattle

Chief Seattle (circa 1786 – 1866) was a Suquamish and Duwamish chief. He is also known as Sealth, Seathle, Seathl, or See-ahth. Seattle earned his reputation at a young age as a leader and a warrior. A leading figure among his people, he pursued a path of accommodation to white settlers. The city of Seattle, in the U.S. state of Washington was named after him. A widely publicized speech arguing in favor of ecological responsibility and respect of Native Americans’ land rights had been attributed to him.

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