The Salt Song Trail

Klasky, Philip M.; Nelson, Melissa K.
July 2005
News from Native California;Summer2005, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p10
Provides information on the Salt Song Trail Project founded by Matt Leivas, Sr. and Vivienne Jake to revitalize the Salt Songs of the Southern Paiute people in the U.S. Background on the Salt Songs; Achievements of the project; Benefits offered by the project to boarding schools; Participants in a Salt Songs performance at the Sherman Indian School Children's Cemetery in Riverside, California.


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