Daily Archive: September 17, 2019

The 1860s Kavanaugh diary found

This Chinook Jargon speaker and early Puget Sound pioneer was married to Princess Tol-Stola, the Swinomish Indian ex-sister-in-law of Confederate President Jefferson C. Davis…which is far from the most interesting thing here. Advertisements

Of Chirouses and canneries

My main reason for chasing down today’s reading in Jargon is because canneries are on my mind…