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The collection at the Washington State Historical society comprises Washington State historical materials–including artifacts, photographs, ephemera, and archival material–from territory to present day.  As an actively collecting institution, donation inquiries are encouraged.

COVID-19 Collecting Project

Currently, the Washington State Hisorical Society is actively collecting digital content and objects related to the COVID-19 pandemic as we move through this extraordinary time in our history. Learn how you can contribute your COVID-19 story or content here.

For all other donations, please use the form below.

Collection Donation Inquiry