COLUMBIA: Fall 2013 – Vol. 27, No. 3
COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Fall 2013 – Vol. 27, No. 3
History Commentary 2
The Civil War in America’s collective memory.
By David Blight
Danger in the Sky 5
D.B. Cooper’s 1971 hijacking of a commercial jet over Washington and its effect on air travel security.
By Fred Poyner IV and Gwen Whiting
From the Collection 11
A railroad-building excursion to Montana.
Specimens, Celebrity & Art 12
Viewing Nuu-chah-nulth artifacts gathered by Captain James Cook through history’s multifaceted lens.
By Lara Davenport-Ray
History in the News 19
Washington’s Temple of Justice celebrates 100 years.
Women of Power 20
In recent decades Pacific Northwest Indian women have come to the fore in positions of tribal leadership.
By Roberta Ulrich
Columbia Reviews 28
Retrospective Reviews 30
Mrs. Hugh Fraser’s Seven Years on the Pacific Slope.
By Peter Donahue
Notices & Additional Reading 31
History Album 32
Chemistry students hard at work.