COLUMBIA: Winter 2011–12 – Vol. 25, No. 4
COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Winter 2011–12 – Vol. 25, No. 4
History Commentary 2
Remembering 25 years of COLUMBIA.
By Robert Carriker
Mountain of Shell 3
The lives of Japanese American laborers in the oyster industry, reflected in their poetry.
By LLyn De Danaan
From the Collection 9
Under the Apple Orchard 10
A remarkable Clovis site discovery in eastern Washington.
By Ruth Kirk and Richard D. Daugherty
Image Collections Online 14
Booth Gardner 15
While battling Parkinson’s Disease, Washington’s popular 19th governor (1985–1993) has championed education and “death with dignity.”
By John Hughes
History in the News 20
Fifty years ago, Washington was home to the Century 21 Exposition, the second of three world’s fairs held in this state.
By Paul Creighton
Deconstructing Chapman 22
Solving the mysteries surrounding an old map of the Hudson’s Bay Company’s land claims around Fort Nisqually.
By Steve A. Anderson
Columbia Reviews 28
Retrospective Reviews 30
Edwin Parker’s Timber.
By Peter Donahue
Additional Reading 31
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