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Kwalhioqua Indian Language

The Kwalhioqua Indians are a small tribe of Washington, relatives of the Clatskanie Indians and speakers of a Clatskanie dialect. The Kwalhioqua do not exist as a separate tribal entity today. The Kwalhioqua tribe merged together with the Coast Salish and Chinookan tribes, and most Kwalhioqua descendants live on the Nisqually and Shoalwater Bay reservations today.

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Kwalhioqua Language Links

MultiTree: Kwalhioqua Dialect:
    Theories about Kwalhioqua's language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Clatskanie Language:
    Our resources about the Clatskanie language (including Kwalhioqua.)

Kwalhioqua Culture and History Links

The Nisqually Tribe * The Shoalwater Bay tribe:
    Homepages of the two Washington reservations where most Kwalhioqua people live today.
Kwalhioqua Tribe History:
    Article on the Kwalhioqua tribe from the Handbook of American Indians.
Willapa People:
    Wikipedia article on the Kwalhioqua Indians.
Four Directions: Kwalhioqua:
    Timeline and links about Kwalhioqua history.

Books for sale on the Kwalhioqua Indians

A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest:
    Book on the history of the Northwest Coast tribes, including a section on the Kwalhioqua.

Links, References, and Additional Information

Los Atabascanos: Kwalhioqua-Tlatskanai * Idioma Kwalhioqua:
Information about the Kwalhioquas and their language in Spanish.
Kwalhioqua Tribe:
Kwalhioqua links pages.

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