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Native Americans: Wars & Battles: Battle of the Grande Ronde, 1856

Olympia

Report of Lieut. Col. Shaw

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/8/1856 » Page 1 » Column 3

Letter from Major Blankenship

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/8/1856 » Page 1 » Column 6

General Orders, No. 5

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/8/1856 » Page 1 » Column 3

Dr. Burns' Report

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/8/1856 » Page 1 » Column 5

[Col. Frank Shaw]

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/8/1856 » Page 1 » Column 2

Letter from Major Blankenship [continued]

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/8/1856 » Page 2 » Column 1

From Col. Wright

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/8/1856 » Page 2 » Column 1

California, Oregon

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/22/1856 » Page 2 » Column 5

Maj. Layton's Report

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Pioneer and Democrat » 8/22/1856 » Page 2 » Column 6

Copy of a Bill To Pay the Washington and Oregon War Claims

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Pioneer and Democrat » 2/12/1858 » Page 2 » Column 4

Port Townsend

[Last Tuesday in Seattle, death]

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Puget Sound Weekly Argus (1876) » 10/19/1877 » Page 5 » Column 3

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