Chinook Waw-Waw revitalization (100 years ago)

Chinook Waw-Waw clubs are being formed for its study with a view to its perpetuation.

–from a book review of Laura Belle Downey-Bartlett’s “Chinook-English Songs”, in the Spokane Spokesman-Review, Sunday morning, March 7, 1915, page 4, columns 4 & 5.

People were already noticing the language’s decline!

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