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By Harriette Shelton Dover,Darleen Fitzpatrick,Wayne Williams

In Tulalip, From My middle, Harriette Shelton Dover describes her existence at the Tulalip Reservation and recounts the myriad difficulties tribes confronted after resettlement. Born in 1904, Dover grew up listening to the elders of her tribe inform of the hardships excited by relocating from their villages to the reservation on Tulalip Bay: insufficient provides of meals and water, harsh fiscal stipulations, and spiritual persecution outlawing potlatch homes and different ceremonial practices.

Dover herself spent ten stressful months each year in an Indian boarding university, an adventure that constructed her political recognition and willing experience of justice. the 1st Indian lady to serve at the Tulalip board of administrators, Dover describes her studies in her personal own, frequently fierce kind, revealing her tribe�s strong ties and enduring loyalty to land now occupied through others.

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