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COLUMBIA: Summer 1992 - Vol. 6, No. 2 - Washington State Historical Society

COLUMBIA: Summer 1992 - Vol. 6, No. 2

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COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Summer 1992 – Vol. 6, No. 2

Beacon Rock   2
An Oregon state park in Washington?
By David L. Weiss

Encounter on the Columbia   4
The evolution of trade on the River of the West led to a collision of cultures.
By William L. Lang

Schooners 'n Steamers   10
A hundred years ago the Puget Sound shipbuilding industry flourished.
By Douglas Egan

From the Collection   13
The Columbia River Highway Waltz.

School as Parent   14
The social welfare movement of the early 1900s found a home in the Seattle Public Schools.
By Bryce E. Nelson

History Album   19
The world's largest salmon hatchery.

Golden Harvest   20
Wheat farming on the Columbia Plateau.
By Glen Linderman

Conflict on the Periphery   29
Spanish fortifications on the Northwest Coast raise some thought-provoking questions.
By Robert G. Whitlam

Lady of the Lake   38
A chilling mystery from the Olympic Peninsula.
By Harriet U. Fish

Correspondence/Additional Reading   40

The Great Tozier Heist   41
"Gilstrap Overpowered by Thirty Brawny Men!"
By John M. McClelland, Jr.

Columbia Reviews   46


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