The Honor Chair

On the stage at the Boldt 40 celebration, a lone chair was placed stage left, draped in a blanket with small basket in the seat. This was the “Honor Chair”. Attendees were asked to contribute names to the basket of people who are important to them and to the treaty fishing rights effort. Those names and groups are posted below. If you would like to contribute to this list, please email

Hank Adams
Frank Allen
Dennis Allen
Phil Anderson
Jake Anderson
Jerry Arca Sr.

B. Tom
Jimmy Barn
Earnie Barr
Gloria Bean
Judge Robert C. Belloni
Ramona Bennett
Judge George Boldt and family
Eloise Boldt
Chairman Knuckle Boome
Marlon Brando
Al Bridges
Maiselle Bridges
Valerie Bridges
Dan C. Brown
Pat Brown
Mike Brownfields
Carol Burns
Robert Burrell
Russ Busch
Mary Jo Butterfield
Jim Byrd Sr.

Sam Cagey Sr.
Elizabeth Tunmer Campbell
Ellery Campbell
Horton Capoeman
Rodney Cawston
Colleen Cawston
Chet Cayou Sr. Qw-Tee-Sa-Luq
Sequoia Chargualaf
Vincent Jesus Chargualaf
Beatrice Charles
Ernie Charles
George W. Charles
Jerry Charles Sr.
Robin Charles
Ron Charles
Ed Claplanhoo
Joseph Lawrence Coniff
Chuck “Doghide” Conway
LeRoy Corville Sr.

Rogue Deanas
David Deanas
Joseph B. DeLaCruz
Herman Dillon Sr.
Dutchman Dillon
Shemen Domnick
Lena Dunsdan
George Dysart

Edna Lane DeLaCruz Ebling
John Echohawk
Pattie Elofson
Lee Evenhuis

Lottie Fentoll
Herbert Fisher
Herbert Fisher Jr.
Ray Forsman
Billy Frank Jr. and family
Robert Free
Russ Fulton

Bennie George
Simon George
David Getches
Bernie Kai Kai Gobin
Eugene Goodell
Lew Goodridge
Alison Bridges Gottfriedson

Sue Halpson
Levi Hamilton
Jim Harp
Elizabeth Pomeroy Harvey
Jim Heckman
Kevin Henry
LaVerne Hepfer
John Hottowe
Charlie A. Howeattle
David Rock Hudson Jr.
Howard Dean Hudson
Ted Hudson Sr.
Ted Hudson Jr.
Shaughnessi Hululani

John Ides Sr.
John Ides
Hillary “Zab” Irving

Uncle Wayne James
Ernest Jefferson Sr.
Eve Jerry
Robert Joe (Wa-Walton)
Herman John (Curly) (Bobe)
Herman Johns
Steve Johns Sr.
Steve Johns
Dale Johnson
Oscar Carl Jones Jr.
Stan Jones Sr. (Scho Hallem)
Victor Jones
James Lawrence Joseph

George Kalama
Georgiana “Porgie” Kautz
Nugent Kautz
Mark Kelly
Curly Kidd (Babe)
Forrest “Dutch” Kinley
Forrest Kinley
Charlene Krise
Claude Kremen-TEO

Zaley Lynn Laramie
Leo LaClair Sr.
Nick Lampsakis
Dr. Barbara Lane
Fred Lane
Nancy Lane
Robert Lane
Vernon Lane
Robert Law
Connor Little
Bill Lopeman
Shirley A. Lopeman
Lorraine Loomis
Vernon J. Louie
Rene Lozier

Michael “Duff” Mail
Doreen Maloney
Eveline Matory
Janet Renecker McCloud (Yet Si Blue)
Don McCloud
Jack McCloud Sr.
George “Bubby” McCloud
Zelma McCloud
Ray “Root” McCloud
Jimmy McCloud
Mamie McCoy
Francis McCrory Sr.
Guy Raymond McMinds
Steve Meadows
Leo Metcalf
Margaret Campbell Meyer
Mike Meyer
Ralph Meyer
Ron Meyer
Charles Mike
Leroy Mills
Sid Mills
Jay Minthorn
Mason Morrisett
Matt Moses
Robert Moses
Lonni Moses
Cecil Moses
Stanley Moses
Frank Mounts
Matt Moses
Phil Mundy

Lester Nelson

Anne Pavel
William E. Penn
Earl Penn
Christian “Jiggs” Penn
Ribs Penn
Calvin J. Peters
Emory Peters
Josephine Peters
Jameson Peters
Charlie Peterson
Gary Peterson
Ron Plant
Stuart Pierson
Loretta Campbell Pomeroy
Randi Purser
Robert A. Purser, Sr.
Dan Raas
Tim Reed
Tommy Reed
Francis O. Rosander
Esther Ross
Larry Rutter

Tahahauent Payne Sablan
Harlan Sam Sr.
Ed Sampson Sr.
Hazel Sampson
Louisa Sampson
Robert Sampson
Dorian Sanchez
Suzanne Satiacum
Bob Satiacum
Buddy Satiacum
Kirk Schmidt
Nancy Shippentower-Games
Jack Simmons
Blanche Simmons
Jean Smith
Bill Smith
Adeline Smith
John Luis Solomon
Doralee Solomon
Jack Solomon
David Sohappy, Sr.
Anthony and Allen Squally
Chuck Starr
Louis Starr Sr.
Daryll Stepetin

Mike Taylor

Sam Ulmer

Helen Val
Vaude D. Via
John Vigil (Chiquetie)

Rex Ward
Reginald Ward Sr.
Buddy Wayne
Judy Wayne
Reuben F. Well Sr.
Bernice White
Bernie Whitebear
Dr. Richard R. Whitney
Bruce Wilkie
Tandy Wilbur Sr.
Doug Wilbur
Floyd Williams
Greg Williams
Ryan Williams
James “Uncle Jimmy” Wilson
James Woodman
Tammoe Woodman
Doug Woodruff Sr.
Fred Woodruff
Judy Wright
Frank Wright Sr.
Florence Dossie Starr Wynn

All the wives and families that stayed at home while our warriors were fighting

The Native Women (Allison Bridges, Porgie Kautz, Maiselle Bridges, Ramona Bennett)

Elders, spouses, children and families that prayed, cooked and smoked our salmon

Future generations

Descendants of Judge George Boldt

The Indians who were here before the white man came to our shores