SYMHC Classics: The Famous Speech Chief Seattle Never Made


Bust of Noah Sealth (Chief Seattle), Seattle University Photo by Joe Mabel/ licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license

Today we're revising a 2013 episode about the Suquamish chief who is best remembered for a speech he gave upon discovering that Governor Stevens wanted land to build a railroad. However, the speech's origins are nebulous (and in some quotations completely fabricated).

You can find the original episode here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/the-famous-speech-chief-seattle-never-made.htm

And the show notes are here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/blogs/missed-in-history-the-famous-speech-chief-seattle-never-made.htm

Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics