American Indian language
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Klickitat Indian Language
The Klickitat Indians are a tribe of Washington state, relatives of the
and speakers of a Yakama dialect.
The Klickitat do not exist as a separate tribal entity today. The Klickitat tribe
merged together with the Yakama tribe, and most Klickitat descendants live on
the Yakama and Grand Ronde reservations today.
MultiTree: Klickitat Dialect:
Theories about Klickitat's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Our resources about the Yakama language (including Klickitat.)
The Yakama Nation The Grand Ronde Confederation:
Homepages of the two reservations where most Klickitat people live today.
Klickitat Tribe History:
Article on the Klickitat tribe from the Handbook of American Indians.
Wikipedia article on the Klickitat Indians.
Lewis and Clark: The Klickitat:
Information about interactions between the Klickitat tribe and the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Four Directions: Klikitat:
Timeline and links about Klickitat history.
Books for sale on the Klickitat Indians
The Heritage of Klickitat Basketry:
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Book on traditional Klickitat basket art.
A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest:
Book on the history of the Northwest Coast tribes, including a section on the Klickitat.
Living in the Great Circle: The Grand Ronde Indian Reservation 1855-1905:
History of the Grand Ronde tribes.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Familia Penutiana: Los Sahaptin:
Information about the Klickitats and their language in Spanish.
Klikitat links pages.
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