COLUMBIA: Summer 2012 – Vol. 26, No. 2 - Washington State Historical Society
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COLUMBIA: Summer 2012 – Vol. 26, No. 2

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COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Summer 2012 – Vol. 26, No. 2

History Commentary  2
In appreciation of a century-old Columbia River landmark.
By Melvin Adams

Middle Village   4
Archaeology on the Columbia River at a crossroads of human cultures and histories.
By Douglas C. Wilson

A Tale of Two Shantytowns   10
Tracing the similarities and differences between Seattle’s Hoover Town and Tacoma’s Hollywood-on-the-Flats.
By Hilary Anderson

From the Collection   15
Music from Century 21.

Dreamland   16
Mysteries abound in the life and artwork of James Tilton Pickett.
By Gwen Perkins

What’s Cooking?   22
How locally published cookbooks provide a glimpse of our culture and “foodways” in the first half-century of Washington’s statehood.
By Jacqueline B. Williams

Columbia Reviews   28

Retrospective Reviews   30
Northwest Harvest and the birth of Northwest regionalism.
By Peter Donahue

Additional Reading   31

Correspondence   32

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