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While there have been enormous changes in Coast Salish Native diet and culture over the centuries, a core value of food has survived.
Explore the dramatic changes to Seattle's landscapes and shorelines through The Waterlines Project.
The Burke Museum Archaeology Collection contains more than 1 million artifacts.
Archaeologists find the earliest use of nutmeg as a food ingredient and evidence of the transition to early farming practices in Indonesia.
Researcher Ashley Pickard visits the Burke Museum to study shoe samples from the Japanese Gulch archaeological site.
Archaeologist Chris Yamamoto visits the Burke to view artifacts found in the Japanese Gulch.
Burke researchers learn more about the Burke’s Balinese “jukung” outrigger canoe.
A 1992 construction site led to a significant discovery of cultural remains of local Native Americans that lived at and used the site for thousands of years.
Seattle is one of the most dramatically re-engineered cities in the United States.
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