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Quotation by for the State of Montana
"Hear me," he said to the white commander. "I am tired. My heart is sick and sad. Our chiefs are dead; the little children are freezing. My people have no blankets, no food. From where the sun stands, I will fight no more forever."
For the State of Montana, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). quoting Chief Joseph (1840?-1904). Montana: A State Guide Book (The WPA Guide to Montana), p. 232, Viking Press (1939).
on the Nez Percé surrender (1877) in the Bear Paw Mts., After an extended flight from Oregon.
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