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Historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Washington Historical MarkersThe Reverend George Whitworth Grave - Lake View Cemetery - Seattle, WA

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The grave for Reverend George Whitworth is registered as an American Presbyterian and Reformed Historical Site (No. 252) and located in Lake View Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 8/11/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersFort Spokane - Davenport, WA

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Twenty Three miles north of Davenport, the nearest town of any size, what remains of Fort Spokane has become a National Park and National Register Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Quartermaster Stable - Davenport, WA

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Twenty Three miles north of Davenport, the nearest town of any size, what remains of Fort Spokane has become a National Park and National Register Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1915 - First National Bank of Okanogan - Okanogan, WA

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Still the most impressive bank building in the town, this was Okanogan's first substantial bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1919 - Baines Building - Okanogan, WA

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The Baines Building was one of two brick bank buildings to be erected in Okanogan's downtown in the teens and early twenties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersCarson D. Boren - Seattle, WA

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A historical marker located on the corner of the historic Hoge Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 7/30/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersBeebe Building - Seattle, WA

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The Beebe building is part of a trio of buildings between Madison and Spring Streets known collectively as the 'Globe Building, Beebe Building and Hotel Cecil' and listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1925 - Cariboo Hotel - Okanogan, WA

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Opened in 1925, the Cariboo Inn is the longest running hotel in Okanogan, quite possibly the longest running in Okanogan County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1922 - Masonic Temple - Okanogan, WA

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When built this one time Masonic Temple and movie theatre was touted as the finest of its size in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersRuby Theatre - Chelan, WA

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Believed to be the oldest continuously running theatre in Washington, the Ruby, now a National Historic Place, continues to screen first run movies, today with the aid of digital projection and sound.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersSt. Andrews Episcopal Church - Chelan, WA

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One of two log churches in this corner of Washington, this one has been declared a National Historic Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

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Washington Historical MarkersSaint Paul's Mission - Kettle Falls, WA

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This, the site of the original St. Paul's Mission, was established near the Fort Colville Hudson's Bay Trading Post in 1830. This was the first non-native settlement in this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 11/4/2017

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Burying Ground - Kettle Falls, WA

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If you like history this is the place to visit while in the area. This cemetery is one of the earliest remaining sites relating to European settlement of the inland northwest.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 11/4/2017

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Washington Historical MarkersKettle Falls - Kettle Falls, WA

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Near the site of the old St. Paul's Mission along the Columbia River one will find a very unusual artefact, a reminder of civilizations past.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 11/4/2017

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Washington Historical MarkersFort Colville - Kettle Falls, WA

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Off in the forest, directly north of the old St. Paul's Mission, is a second historical marker relating the story of Fort Colville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 11/1/2017

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersInterurban Building - Seattle, WA

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A beautiful brick and terra-cotta building in downtown Seattle contains a plaque hanging in front that notes its history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 9/7/2017

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersYou're Now a Part of History - Seattle, WA

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This interpretive display resides at the SE entrance to Kinnear Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 8/19/2017

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Codger Pole - Colfax, WA

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A sign about a local legend.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Washington

date approved: 8/18/2017

last visited: 4/17/2018

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Washington Historical MarkersTemuut'su (Chief Timothy) - Clarkston, WA

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A sign about Chief Timothy and a bridge named for him.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Washington

date approved: 8/10/2017

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers"The soil is extremely fertile." - Pomeroy, WA

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A sign at a rest area by Pomereoy, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Washington

date approved: 8/10/2017

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Washington Historical MarkersLewis and Clark - Pomeroy, WA

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A sign at a rest area by Pomeroy, WA.

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location: Washington

date approved: 8/10/2017

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersSmall Town, Big Voice - LaCrosse, WA

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A sign about the designation of Palouse Falls as the state waterfall of Washington.

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location: Washington

date approved: 8/10/2017

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Washington Historical MarkersHooper Grade School - Hooper, WA

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A small plaque on the base of a bell in Hooper, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Washington

date approved: 8/10/2017

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Washington Historical MarkersBoeing Field After World War II - Museum of Flight - Seattle, WA

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One of a number of interpretive displays located inside T. Evans Wyckoff Memorial Bridge as part of Boeing's Museum of Flight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 8/3/2017

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Seattle-Tacoma International Airport - Museum of Flight - Seattle, WA

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One of a number of interpretive displays located inside T. Evans Wyckoff Memorial Bridge as part of Boeing's Museum of Flight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 8/3/2017

last visited: never

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