David Robertson drobert at TINCAN.TINCAN.ORG
Sat Mar 6 08:01:06 UTC 1999


The T at waduxq are Salishan, not Chinookan -- the "contact" I'm
hypothesizing is not one entailing genetic relationship so much as one
permitting certain conditions to have existed in the formation of CJ.

I'm just interested in whether the Chinookans may've happened to pass by
Vancouver Island on their way to the Skokomish area.

If they did, then they may have had pre-"historic" contact with the

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