Chief Joseph Quote

For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.


An Indian's Views of Indian Affairs (ed. 1925)

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For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.

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For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.

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For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.

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For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.