San Juan Island, Washington (Images of America Series)

San Juan Island, Washington (Images of America Series)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738581477
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 10/27/2010
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,275,729
Product dimensions: 7.08(w) x 11.62(h) x 0.37(d)

About the Author

The San Juan Historical Society operates the San Juan Historical Museum, a restored homestead in Friday Harbor, Washington. The images in this volume were selected from the society’s collection of nearly 2,000 historical photographs. Historian Mike Vouri has authored four previous works on the Pig War. Julia Vouri has been a writer and editor specializing in gardening, nature, and health for more than 30 years. The Vouris coauthored the book Friday Harbor in 2009.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 A Brand New Start 9

2 Bringing in the Harvest 29

3 The Salmon Bank 49

4 A Vanished Commerce 61

5 Hearth and Home 77

6 The Schoolhouses 93

7 In the Spirit of Things 97

8 Community Connections 105

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