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AFAM 401: Narratives of Race

The Fish Wars: What Kinds of Actions Can Lead to Justice?

The Fish Wars

This online lesson from the National Museum of the American Indian provides perspectives from Native American community members and their supporters, images, news footage, an interactive timeline, and other sources about an important campaign to secure the treaty rights and sovereignty of Native Nations of the Pacific Northwest. 

Will Whale Hunting Return to the Pacific Northwest?

Eligon, John. (Nov. 14, 2019). Will Whale Hunting Return to the Pacific Northwest? New York Times,


The Fish-In Protests at Franks Landing

The Fish-In Protests at Franks Landing

The Fish-In Protests at Franks Landing essay is part of the Seattle Civil Rights and Labor History Project based at the University of Washington. The essay uses archival research from the University of Washington and the University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research as well as local news publications and other resources.

SAIA Archival Materials

Northwest Ethnohistory Collection, 1790-1999, Western Washington University, Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, 22A/11.


Alvin M. Josephy papers, 1940-2002, University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives, 196 (14-16), 1962-1965.