COLUMBIA: Winter 1993–94 – Vol. 7, No. 4
COLUMBIA: The Magazine of Northwest History
Winter 1993–94 – Vol. 7, No. 4
From the Editor 2
History Commentary 3
An overview of the juvenile justice system in Washington.
By Mark Ezell
Shaping History 8
Do pioneer reminiscences really represent an accurate picture of the emigrant experience?
By Barbara Allen
Blind Justice on the Touchet 14
Columbia County Courthouse is still on the job after more than a hundred years.
By David Chapman
From the Collection 21
Tourists in Wonderland 22
Bringing vacationers to the Pacific Northwest was an afterthought that turned into a booming business.
By Carlos A. Schwantes
Daniel R. Bigelow 31
A man of principle who stood against the political order.
By Shanna Stevenson
History Album 36
Christmastime at the post office—some things never change...
The Panic of 1893 37
Hard times rocked the economic foundations of the Northwest a century ago.
By J. Kingston Pierce
Correspondence/Additional Reading 45Columbia Reviews 46