COLUMBIA: Fall 2009 – Vol. 23, No. 3
COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Fall 2009 – Vol. 23, No. 3
History Commentary 2
Washington women win the vote.
By Debra Stephens
Selling Seattle’s First World’s Fair 4
The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition—“the fair that will be ready.”
By Erik Smith
Pillar Rock 13
A leap back in time to a Columbia River salmon cannery.
By Ray Fadich
History Album 19
The many faces or Erna Tilley.
The Gilded Age on Ice 20
The wreck of the Great Bear....
By Paul G. Spitzer
Image Collections Online 28
A bird’s-eye view of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition.
Ice Peaks National Park 29
Conservation vs. recreation—the USDA Forest Service and National Park Service duke it out in the 1930s.
By Lauren Danner
Retrospective Reviews 36
Norah Berg’s Lady on the Beach.
By Peter Donahue
Additional Reading 37
Columbia Reviews 38