"A Totem Pole History" by Pauline Hillaire -Scalla of the Killer Whale, contains 76 photographs including Joe's most significant totem poles. In the book Scalla conveys with great insight the stories, teachings and history expressed by her father's totem poles.
Eight contributing authors, including Melonie Ancheta, provide essays on topics ranging from Coast Salish art history and paint technology to oral tradition, intercultural relations, and the central role of art in Coast Salish life.
Rich with Scalla's voice, this book is a groundbreaking contribution to NW Coast Native art, Coast Salish art and NW Coast Native traditions and culture.
The media companion to this book includes: DVD "Coast Salish Totem Poles" and two CD's which include both Joe and Scalla telling stories and singing.