Khahtsahlano, August Jack

KHAHTSAHLANO, August Jack, Squamish elder (b 16 July 1876, False Creek; d 14 June 1967, Vancouver). He was a resident of SNAUQ, or Sun'ahk, a SQUAMISH Nation village on the south shore of FALSE CRK in VANCOUVER, roughly between Kitsilano Point and today's Burrard Street Bridge. Prior to WWI the provincial government forced Squamish people to leave the site, then took it over for industrial development. August Jack was a SAWMILL worker and later in his life an important informant about the...

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