"What's in a Place Name?" Materials


"What's in a Place Name?" Materials


Materials needed for the Legacy student contest exhibit "What's in a Place Name?"


Images and PDFs


Aaron Peplowski


Aaron Peplowski




Aaron Peplowski

Collection Items

"What's In a Place Name?" Map Logo- Banner
Banner logo for the student contest "What's In a Place Name" with map background.

"Murder on Main Street"
An Essay by Gary Dielman recounting the murder of E. D. Cohen and the trial of George Israel. Click on image to read.

George C. Israel House, 1936
Photo of prominent Olympian George C. Israel's house at 2732 Capitol Boulevard S. House built in 1904, photo taken in 1936

Israel Road
A digital photo of the corner of Israel Road and Capitol Boulevard, featuring the Mark Twain statue and the Washington State Library. Taken on 1/19/2022

George C. Israel
Photo of George Clingan Israel. Found on Ancestry.com.

Old State Capitol Building
A photograph of the Old State Capitol Building taken between 1895 and 1928 by Jeffers Studios.

"What's in a Place Name?" map logo
Banner logo of "What's in a Place Name?" map design. For use in promoting the student contest and virtual exhibit.

WIAPN Student Contest Poster
A PDF of a poster describing the "What's in a Place Name?" contest. Click to access.

WIAPN Contest Rules
Rules and entry sheet for "What's in a Place Name?" student contest. Click to access full file.
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