A historical photograph of sailing canoes in Fidalgo Bay.

Archives

The mission of the Samish Archives is to obtain and preserve records and artifacts relevant to Samish History and Culture.

The Archives Program maintains, preserves, and protects Samish collections according to professional and Samish Indian Nation standards. The Samish Archives contains significant historical information comprising a valuable resource that impacts nearly every Samish program and member. The community, tribal members, and students are able to conduct research in many areas: tribal history, genealogy, archaeology, and photographs.

The Archives Program accepts donations of documents, photographs, educational materials, audio records, archaeological artifacts, and other materials that relate to the history and culture of the Samish Indian Nation. Please contact the Archives Program if you have information pertaining to Samish history and culture, or if you would like to donate items. All materials considered for donation will be evaluated to determine eligibility for inclusion in the collections.

Samish Elders Virtual Holiday Gathering


Samish Elders Virtual Holiday Gathering

Dates: 02 – 02 Dec, 2022

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In-Person Holiday Party

Anacortes, WA

In-Person Holiday Party

Dates: 03 – 03 Dec, 2022

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Virtual Holiday Party


Virtual Holiday Party

Dates: 03 – 03 Dec, 2022

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Beaded Ornament Class


Beaded Ornament Class

Dates: 06 – 06 Dec, 2022

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Beaded Ornament Class


Beaded Ornament Class

Dates: 08 – 08 Dec, 2022

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Chat & Craft


Chat & Craft

Dates: 13 – 13 Dec, 2022

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Book Club: Custer Died for Your Sins


Book Club: Custer Died for Your Sins

Dates: 15 – 15 Dec, 2022

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Book Club: Northwest Native Harvest


Book Club: Northwest Native Harvest

Dates: 05 – 05 Jan, 2023

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