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Chief Joseph
That all people may be one people, send rain to wash the face of the earth (1995 edition), Mountain Meadow Pr
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The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it.  - Chief Joseph
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Born: March 3, 1840

Died: September 21, 1904 (aged 64)

Nationality: Canadian

Occupation: Leader

Bio: Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekt, popularly known as Chief Joseph, or Young Joseph succeeded his father Tuekakas as the leader of the Wal-lam-wat-kain band of Nez Perce, a Native American tribe indigenous to the Wallowa Valley in what is today the State of Oregon in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.

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Like all writers, he measured the achievements of others by what they had accomplished, asking of them that they measure him by what he envisaged or planned.

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