COLUMBIA: Summer 1990 - Vol. 4, No. 2 - Washington State Historical Society
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COLUMBIA: Summer 1990 - Vol. 4, No. 2

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COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Summer 1990 – Vol. 4, No. 2

History Commentary   2
Making a personal contribution to history .
By John McClelland, Jr.

Furs and Food   3
A marriage of convenience between the Russian-American and Hudson's Bay companies.
By James R. Gibson

Let 'er Buck   10
How a massive community effort gave birth to the Ellensburg Rodeo.
By Michael Allen

History Album   13
Arcadia tranquility...the lost art of picnicking.

Longview   14
Has R. A. Long's dream city weathered the test of time?
By Carl Abbott

Viewpoints and Visions in 1792   21
An examination of recorded encounters between the Vancouver Expedition and Native inhabitants of Puget Sound.
By Delbert J. McBride

The Mystique of Grand Coulee Dam and the Reality of the Columbia Basin Project   28
Promoters made the dam into something much larger than life.
By Paul C. Pitzer

Vanessa Helder and Grand Coulee Dam   34
"The Giant" is rendered into art.
By Larry Schoonover

From the Collection   39
Text of a live radio broadcast from Grand Coulee Dam on its "inauguration of power."

The O'Neil Expeditions   40
The 100th anniversary of the exploration of the Olympic Peninsula's rugged interior.
By Robert L. Wood

Columbia Reviews   46

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