State College Secures Fort Colville Papers


"The Department of History and Political Science of the State College of Washington was recently given custody of the papers of W.P. Winans, farmer and deputy agent at Fort Colville during the 1860's and early '70's. The collection contains complete diaries for the period 1857-1868, letter books, ledgers, and cash books, a few maps of the Colville Valley, and some significant newspaper clippings."

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