COLUMBIA: Summer 2008 - Vol. 22, No. 2
COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Summer 2008 – Vol. 22, No. 2
From the Editor 2
History Commentary 3
Grover Krantz—searching for new frontiers in the heart of a conquered one.
By Wayne K. Spitzer
Tacoma Speedway 6
In the early days of auto racing, drivers and their fans flocked to the track in Lakewood.
By Steve Dunkelberger
Klondike Literature 9
These Alaska gold rush tales share a prominent characteristic with the region’s mountainous terrain—they are very tall.
By Terrence M. Cole
History Album 17
To the Brink and Back 18
Chief Moses’ leadership kept the Bannock War from spreading into Washington Territory.
By Michael McKenzie
Exclusion Order No. 1 28
What role did the U.S. Navy play in evacuating the Japanese from Bainbridge Island during World War II?
By Vernon D. Bashaw
From the Collection 35
Old nursery catalogs aid researchers.
Rising Tides of Empire 36
Friendly Cove was not always so friendly.
By Barry Gough
Retrospective Reviews 44
The island works of Hazel Heckman.
By Peter Donahue
Additional Reading 45Columbia Reviews 46
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