• Creator
  • Washington centennial association
  • Created Date
  • 1831-1850s
  • Description
  • Published by state Department of conservation and development in conjunction with Washington Centennial Association, Washington State Historical Society, State Capitol Historical Association, Chehalis Chamber of Commerce, Olympia Chamber of Commerce.Includes accounts of migration to the Pacific Northwest; the arrival of pioneer Michael Simmons in Tumwater; establishment of the John R. Jackson homestead between the Chehalis and Cowlitz River ba... more
    Published by state Department of conservation and development in conjunction with Washington Centennial Association, Washington State Historical Society, State Capitol Historical Association, Chehalis Chamber of Commerce, Olympia Chamber of Commerce.Includes accounts of migration to the Pacific Northwest; the arrival of pioneer Michael Simmons in Tumwater; establishment of the John R. Jackson homestead between the Chehalis and Cowlitz River basins in 1845; settlement of Lewis County; an account of the founders of Olympia; the Territory’s first newspaper “The Columbian”; history of the Beaver, the first steamboat on the Pacific; Isaac Stevens, first Territorial governor; first legislative election in 1855. less
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    Scanned from original text at 400 dpi in JPEG format and resized to 600 ppi horizontal. Saved at compression rate 3. 2003