Exploring Washington's past : a road guide to history

by Ruth Kirk

Other authorsCarmela Alexander (Author)
Paperback, 1995

Status

Available

Publication

Seattle : University of Washington Press, c1995. Rev. ed.

Description

Exploring Washington's Past tells the state's story in terms of where to go and what to see. With words, photographs, and maps, the authors evoke the cultural landscape and portray Washington's people and events from the days of the fur trade and pioneer settlement to the recent past. Capsule descriptions of small communities -- from Altoona to Zillah -- are interwoven with those of better known cities, and eastern and western Washington receive equal attention. More than two hundred photographs portray our historical landscape through images of today intermixed with a sampling of the past. This book will be an indispensable guide for residents, tourists, and armchair travelers.

Language

Local notes

Inscribed to Virginia by Ruth Kirk.

Barcode

4283

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