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Collection: "What's in a Place Name?" Materials
WIAPN 2022 Pend Oreille Image 3
WIAPN 2022 Pend Oreille Image 2
WIAPN 2022 Springdale Image
WIAPN 2022 Pend Oreille Image 1
WIAPN 2022- History Behind Griffin School
WIAPN 2022- Steamboat Island History
WIAPN 2022- The Story of Summit Lake
WIAPN Contest Rules
Rules and entry sheet for "What's in a Place Name?" student contest. Click to access full file.
WIAPN Student Contest Poster
A PDF of a poster describing the "What's in a Place Name?" contest. Click to access.
"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.
Old State Capitol Building
A photograph of the Old State Capitol Building taken between 1895 and 1928 by Jeffers Studios.
George C. Israel
Photo of George Clingan Israel. Found on Ancestry.com.
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 House, 1936
Photo of prominent Olympian George C. Israel's house at 2732 Capitol Boulevard S. House built in 1904, photo taken in 1936
"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.
"What's in a Place Name?" Map Logo- Block
"What's In a Place Name?" Map Logo- Banner
Banner logo for the student contest "What's In a Place Name" with map background.