*  Whatcom County Sheriff's Office - Wikipedia
... had previously served as the first United States Marshal in the Pacific Northwest. In 2005 the sheriff's office reported 80 ... List of law enforcement agencies in Washington "Whatcom County Sheriff's Office". whatcomcounty.us. Whatcom County, Washington ... The event was one of several provocations that led to the Pig War between the United States and the United Kingdom. In 1863 ... The Whatcom County Sheriff's Office is a law enforcement agency in Whatcom County, Washington. The Whatcom County Sheriff's ...
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*  Peter G. Stewart - Wikipedia
Washington. By 1853 he was part owner of the Pacific Steam Saw Mill Company at that site. Later in 1853 the United States ... states of Oregon and Washington. A native of New York state, he traveled the Oregon Trail to the Willamette Valley and settled ... In 1899 Peter Stewart was then paid $7,500 for the loss of his property by the United States government. After Pacific City, he ... but later at the age of 82 he petitioned the state of Washington who then sent a memorial to Congress to ask the Federal ...
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*  John A. Haydon - Wikipedia
"Northern Pacific Railroad". Puget Sound Dispatch. Washington State. July 25, 1872. Retrieved July 8, 2016. General Hancock, in ... United States; citing sheet 10A, family 219, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records ... United States of America, Saint Johns Cemetery; John A Haydon at Find a Grave. "United States Census, 1900," database with ... For the Northern Pacific railroad, it was a "...stinging, unmitigated defeat, more damaging than any other event to date." (NPR ...
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*  Isaac Stevens - Wikipedia
University of Washington,. Available online through the Washington State Library's Classics in Washington History collection ... ISBN 0-8425-1697-2. Lokken, Roy N. (1952). "The Martial Law Controversy in Washington Territory, 1856". The Pacific Northwest ... Pullman, WA: Washington State University Press. "Governor Isaac I. Stevens". Archived from the original on 2011-09-22. United ... Stevens Hall on the campus of Washington State University was named for him. The city of Lake Stevens, Washington, and Lake ...
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*  United States Exploring Expedition - Wikipedia
Port Madison, Washington and Points Monroe and Jefferson were named in honor of former United States presidents. Port Ludlow ... The United States Exploring Expedition was an exploring and surveying expedition of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding lands ... Brokenshire, Doug (1993). Washington State Place Names: From Alki to Yelm. Caxton Press. Colvocoresses, George M. (1855). Four ... Edmond S. Meany, History of the State of Washington, (1909) pp.74-5 at Archive.org, accessed September 5, 2010 SIarchives.si. ...
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*  Idaho - Wikipedia
Idaho borders six U.S. states and one Canadian province. The states of Washington and Oregon are to the west, Nevada and Utah ... with which it shares the Pacific Time Zone - the rest of the state uses the Mountain Time Zone. The state's south includes the ... Harriman State Park Hells Gate State Park Henrys Lake State Park Heyburn State Park Lake Cascade State Park Lake Walcott State ... Rocks State Park McCroskey State Park Old Mission State Park Ponderosa State Park Priest Lake State Park Round Lake State Park ...
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*  Spanaway, Washington - Wikipedia
Spanaway's main business thoroughfare is Pacific Avenue South, which is a north-south road that coincides with State Route 7 ... Spanaway is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The population was 27,227 at the 2010 ... United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25 ... Pacific Islander, 2.15% from other races, and 7.55% from two or more races. There were 7,659 households out of which 40.4% had ...
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*  James Brooks (politician) - Wikipedia
He died in Washington, D.C., April 30, 1873. He was interred at Green-Wood Cemetery, in Brooklyn, New York. State Senator ... That same year, he was appointed a government director of the Union Pacific Railroad. Brooks was censured by the House of ... United States Congress. "James Brooks (id: B000881)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved on 2009- ... or reprimanded List of federal political scandals in the United States List of United States Congress members who died in ...
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*  Russian Empire-United States relations - Wikipedia
Washington through British Columbia, Russian America (Alaska) and Siberia - an early attempt to link East-West communications. ... strengthening the British in the north Pacific. To avoid this and to raise money, Russia offered in 1859 to sell the territory ... Russian Empire portal United States portal Russia-United States relations Soviet Union-United States relations United States ... The relations between the two states are usually considered to have begun in 1776, when the United States of America declared ...
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*  John Mullan (road builder) - Wikipedia
Office of the Secretary of State (1984). Territorial Governors, 1853-1889. Olympia, Wash.: State of Washington. Oviatt, Alton ... Campbell, Marius R. (1915). Guide Book of the Western United States. Part A. The Northern pacific Route With a Side Trip to ... Washington State Magazine. Retrieved February 17, 2017. Sorensen, Eric (Summer 2014). "Lost Highway". Washington State Magazine ... Pullman, Wash.: Washington State University Press. ISBN 9780874223217. Purple, Edwin Ruthven; Owens, Kenneth N. (1996). ...
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*  Romanticism - Wikipedia
The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia Isaac Levitan, Pacific, 1898, State Russian Museum, St.Petersburg J. M. W. ... There are picturesque "local color" elements in Washington Irving's essays and especially his travel books. Edgar Allan Poe's ... In the United States, at least by 1818 with William Cullen Bryant's "To a Waterfowl", Romantic poetry was being published. ... At that time Germany was a multitude of small separate states, and Goethe's works would have a seminal influence in developing ...
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*  Extraterritoriality - Wikipedia
"United States Court for China". Far Eastern Survey. Institute of Pacific Relations. 14 (18): 252-255. doi:10.1525/as.1945.14. ... University of Washington Press. ISBN 0-295-97123-1. Retrieved 23 January 2014. Hudson, Manley O. (July 1927). "The Rendition of ... The United Kingdom established the British Supreme Court for China in Shanghai in 1865 and the United States the United States ... Extraterritoriality is the state of being exempted from the jurisdiction of local law, usually as the result of diplomatic ...
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*  George Gibbs (ethnologist) - Wikipedia
In 1857 Gibbs joined The Northwest Boundary Survey of the Canada-United States border, which began on the Pacific coast and ... CS1 maint: Unfit url (link) United States Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, Washington, 1877. ( ... The Pacific Northwest Letters of George Gibbs "Vol 19 No 2 (April 1928)". "WEB SERVICE". "WEB SERVICE". United States. War Dept ... Indian Tribes of Washington Territory and The Geology of the Central Part of Washington Territory for McClellan on his ...
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*  Bibliography of Oregon history - Wikipedia
Tacoma, WA.: Washington State Historical Society. ISBN 0-917048-68-7. Wilkes, Charles (1845). Narrative of the United States ... Seattle, WA.: University of Washington Press. ISBN 0-295-97901-1. Schwantes, Carlos Arnaldo (1996). The Pacific Northwest: An ... Pullman, WA.: Washington State University Press. ISBN 0-87422-155-2. Nokes, J. Richard (1991). Columbia's River: The Voyages of ... Pacific Northwest Writing: Reaching for Regional Identity. Regionalism and the Pacific Northwest. Corvallis, OR.: Oregon State ...
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*  United States Colored Troops - Wikipedia
Published by the Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army, Washington, D.C., 1966. 740 pp. United States ... Other people of color who were not of African descent, such as Native Americans, Pacific Islanders, and Asian Americans also ... United States) 761st Tank Battalion (United States) American Civil War portal United States Army portal Military history of ... Washington, DC: Center of Military History, 2011. Gladstone, William A. United States Colored Troops, 1863-1867. Gettysburg, PA ...
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*  6th California Infantry Regiment - Wikipedia
It spent its entire term of service in the western United States attached to the Department of the Pacific. The Regiment was ... By United States. War Dept, Robert Nicholson Scott, Henry Martyn WASHINGTON: GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE. 1897 Records of ... Adjutant General's Office, SACRAMENTO: State Office, J. D. Young, Supt. State Printing. 1890. pp.720-762. ... Washington, plains region, Mexico, etc. 1860-1866, The Pacific Squadron of 1861-1866, pg. 318 The Civil War Archive, Union ...
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*  Gustav Sohon - Wikipedia
Tacoma: Washington State Historical Society, 1986. Washington State Historical Society -- The Treaty Trail: U.S.-Indian Treaty ... the treaty councils between the United States Government and Indian tribes of the Pacific Northwest. Buerge, David M. "Big ... Born in 1825 in Tilsit, East Prussia, Gustav Sohon immigrated to the United States in 1842 at the age of 17. In the early 1850s ... When Mullan's Road was complete, Sohon accompanied him to Washington, DC, to assist in the preparation of topographical data, ...
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*  Four Corners Monument - Wikipedia
... being simply the 32nd meridian west of Washington), the border set out by the markers remains the border between the two states ... This would give the Confederacy access to California and the Pacific coast. The Union definition split New Mexico along a north ... It is the only point in the United States shared by four states, leading to the area being named the Four Corners region. The ... The group declared secession from the United States and announced their intent to join the Confederate States of America under ...
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*  List of Virginia railroads - Wikipedia
Vernon Railway Washington and Old Dominion Railroad Washington and Old Dominion Railway Washington Utilities Company Washington ... The following railroads operate(d) in the U.S. state of Virginia. Bay Coast Railroad (BCR) Buckingham Branch Railroad (BB) ... Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) through subsidiary Delaware and Hudson Railway (DH) (trackage rights, not used) Chesapeake and ... Electric Appalachian Power Company Alexandria, Barcroft and Washington Transit Company Blue Ridge Light and Power Company ...
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*  Washington in the American Civil War - Wikipedia
... and eastern United States in Oregon and Idaho from the Indians and against the threat of foreign intervention on the Pacific ... Fort Colville, Washington Territory, 1859-1882 Fort Steilacoom, Washington Territory, (1849-1868) Fort Vancouver, Washington ... Washington Territory before the Civil War was the most remote place in the United States from the theater of conflict. ... Washington Territory (1856-1861) Fort Walla Walla, Washington Territory, (1856-1911) Camp Pickett, Washington Territory (1859- ...
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*  Ella Rhoads Higginson - Wikipedia
Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 1995. ISBN 9780870713934 Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Western Washington ... Pullman, Washington: Washington State University Press, 1997. ISBN 0874221455 Gray, Janet, ed. She Wields a Pen: American Women ... cousin of United States President Grover Cleveland. Axtell became the first female member of the Washington State Legislature ( ... Bellingham, Washington: Center for Pacific Northwest Studies and Fourth Corner Registry. 1985. ISBN 9996605302 Laffrado, Laura ...
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*  Kansas Pacific Railway - Wikipedia
... the name was changed by Act of the United States Congress to the Kansas Pacific. As in the case with the Union Pacific, the ... The owners lobbied heavily in Washington for money to build a railroad from Kansas City to Colorado, and then to California. It ... Kansas Pacific Railroad Map: Native Americans and Kansas Pacific UP Limon Subdivision: building of the Kansas Pacific Thomas ... The Kansas Pacific Railway (KP) was a historic railroad company that operated in the western United States in the late 19th ...
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*  Pacific Division (United States Army) - Wikipedia
Washington Territory 1853-1879 The Departments where again organized under new Divisions in 1904, with the Pacific Division ... On October 31, 1853, the Pacific Division was replaced by the Department of the Pacific, with headquarters at San Francisco. It ... The California State Military Museum; Historic California Posts: Camp San Jose The California State Military Museum; Historic ... The California State Military Museum; Historic California Posts: Rancho del Chino Post The California State Military Museum; ...
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*  Enterprise (sternwheeler 1863) - Wikipedia
"Historic Newspapers". Washington Secretary of State. ... 1895). Lewis & Dryden's Marine History of the Pacific Northwest ... This vessel should not be confused with several other steamers named Enterprise which operated in the Pacific Northwest at ... Columbia River Waterways -- List of Vessels". A Century of Paddlewheelers in the Pacific Northwest, the Yukon, and Alaska. ... A Century of Paddlewheelers in the Pacific Northwest, the Yukon, and Alaska. Vancouver, BC: Alexander Nicholls Press. ISBN 0- ...
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*  Cape Disappointment State Park - Wikipedia
Washington, on the bottom end of Long Beach Peninsula, the northern headlands where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean ... Cape Disappointment State Park Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Cape Disappointment State Park Map Washington ... United States Geological Survey. "Cape Disappointment State Park". Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission. Retrieved ... "Cape Disappointment State Park". The Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History. HistoryLink. Retrieved February 16, 2016 ...
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