S'Klallam Foundation

The Strong People

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The Strong People


The Strong People -- five years in creation and of hundreds of years in the making  features book contributors Ron Charles, Gina Beckwith, and Ted George. It is an in-depth historical and cultural account of the Port Gamble S'Klallam tribe. 

To purchase a copy of The Strong People in person visit the Tribal Center, located at 31912 Little Boston Rd NE, Kingston, WA.

By mail, send a check to the following:

The Strong People (Attn: Hannah Jones)
Port Gamble S'Klallam Foundation
31912 Little Boston Road NE
Kingston, WA 98346

The books are $16.99 each plus $5.00 for postage. Call Joan Garrow at 360-297-9623 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with questions or the cost for sending multiple copies.

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