From Tribal Lands to Statehood
Above Photograph: Indian Boys © Thomas Robinson
Figureheads of State
by Robert E. Ficken | Winter 2005-06: Volume 19, Number 4
The foibles and failures of Washington's territorial governors.
The Little Napoleon: The Short and Turbulent Career of Isaac I. Stevens
by Sherburne F. Cook Jr. | Winter 2000-01: Volume 14, Number 4
Isaac I. Stevens's brief tenure as governor of Washington Territory had far-reaching effects.
The Young Napoleons: Isaac I. Stevens, George B. McClellan and the Cascade Mountains Route
by Kent D. Richards | Winter 1989-90: Volume 3, Number 4
Isaac Stevens, George McClellan and the Northern Railroad Survey.
Statehood for Washington
by Keith A. Murray | Winter 1988-89: Volume 2, Number 4
Politics, railroads and resources influenced the struggle.
Dreams and Developments: A Comparison of Two of Washington's Most Historic Towns, Port Townsend and Walla Walla, 1850-1900
by G. Thomas Edwards | Fall 2002: Volume 16, Number 3
Two historic towns in opposite corners of Washington have more in common than the casual observer might expect.