Skookum is the Chinook jargon word for strong. Walihe is from his own tribal dialect. Photo taken near Portland, Oregon by Lily E. White American photographer Native American, Indian, Oregon and Washington
A vital photo of a Wishham Child. It was made in 1910 by Edward S. The illustration documents a Wishham Indian girl seated, wearing basket like hat, cotton plaid dress, shell beads decorated with silver dollars.
Shoshone Warrior Today, the Shoshone are still waiting to become a Federally recognized tribe, along with over 200 other Native American tribes such as the California Chumash and the North-Eastern Abenakis.