2 edition of Indian geographic names of Washington. found in the catalog.
Indian geographic names of Washington.
Edmond S. Meany
|LC Classifications||F889 M43 1968|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||20|
Anderson's new map of King County, Washington Territory Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. At bottom right: A. Zeese & Co., Engrs., Chi. LC Land ownership maps, Available also through the Library of Congress Web site. The U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN) is a Federal body created in and established in its present form by Public Law in to maintain uniform geographic name usage throughout the Federal Government. The BGN comprises representatives of Federal agencies concerned with geographic information, population, ecology, and management of.
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OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by the Hyatt-Fowells School, Seattle. "SJS #" Description: 20 pages ; 22 cm: Responsibility. Indian geographic names of Washington [Edmond S Meany] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Edmond S Meany.
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University of Washington Press (Seattle), Edmond Meany was a Professor of History at the University of Washington in the late s and early s. He wrote several books on Washington history and geography.
I have transcribed all of the entries for Lewis County locations from his book, "Origin of Washington Place Names.". Indian geographic names of Washington. by Edmond S Meany | 1 Jan Unknown Binding Currently unavailable.
National Geographic Little Kids: First Big Book of Dinosaurs. by Catherine D. Hughes | 17 Nov out of 5 stars Hardcover £ £ 7. 99 £9. The Committee on Geographic Names was created by the Washington Legislature (RCW ) to review proposals submitted by the public to name geographical features located in the state, and make recommendations to the Board on Geographic Names for proposals approved by the Committee.
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While Washington was named for an American President who was not known for his love of Indians, many of the town names in Washington reflect the many different Indian nations which originally inhab. Kappler, Indian affairs, Lawsand Treaties, Volumepage ) "Date, origin, and original application unknown.
I have never met an Indian who could give me the meaning of the word Mukilteo though I have made 21 years of inquiry and lived among them that long." (Charles M. Buchanan, Aboriginal Names Used at Tulalip, in Names MSS. Letter ISS.).
The Composition of Indian Geographical Names James Hammond Trumbull, american scholar and philologist () This ebook presents «The Composition of Indian Geographical Names», from James Hammond Trumbull. A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected.
TABLE OF CONTENTS ABOUT THIS BOOKBrand: The Perfect Library. Many places throughout North, Central, and South America take their names from the languages of the indigenous inhabitants of the following list, organized by country, includes settlements, geographic features, and political subdivisions whose names are derived from indigenous languages.
indian geographical names. A proper name has been defined to be "a mere mark put upon an individual, and of which it is the characteristic property to be destitute of meaning."  If we accept this definition, it follows that there are no proper names in.
Washington is a city in Daviess County, Indiana, United States. The population at the census. The city is the county seat of Daviess County. It is also the principal city of the Washington, IN Micropolitan Statistical Area, which comprises all of Daviess County and had an estimated population of 31,County: Daviess.
Prime meridians: Washington, D.C. and Greenwich. Inset of Indian Territory in Northeastern Oklahoma. 6 x 6 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect: tear in upper, middle portion of map. Oregon Geographic Names is a compilation of the origin and meaning of place names in the U.S.
state of Oregon, published by the Oregon Historical book was originally published in It was compiled and edited by Lewis A.
ofthe book is in its seventh edition, which was compiled and edited by Lewis L. McArthur (who died in ).Author: Lewis A. McArthur and Lewis L. Indian nations of North America. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society. Citation by: Lena White Type of Reference: Biographical Reference Call Number: indi Content/Scope: This is a good resource for anyone who is interested in or writing a report on North American Natives/5.
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The book provides a fascinating overview of Native American history and traditions and presents perspectives on the role of Native people in current society by Indian tribal leaders, writers. Origin of Washington Geographic Names ABERDEEN, city in Grays Harbor (formerly called Chehalis) County.
The town was platted by Samuel Benn in on his home-stead. Benn was born in New York City and in he came to San Francisco. Three years later he moved to Washington Territory and settled on the Chehalis River.
There are two sources. Page 33 - May — At half past 7, we were out clear of the bars, and directed our course to the southward, along shore. At 8 PM the entrance to Bulflnch's harbor bore north, distance four miles; the southern extremity of the land bore south-southeast half east, and the northern north-northwest; sent up the main top-gallant yard and set all sail.
The book is lavishly spiced up with stunning photographs, paintings and images of Indian artifacts from various museums and the text is so easy to read.
It gives you a clear insight in to the fascinating life styles and rich history of the native American tribes of the U.S. and Canada, by One of the most beautifully designed books from National /5. Origin of Washington Geographic Names (Julian Hawthorne: History of Washington, Volume I., pages ) Johnson Point, the eastern cape of Henderson Inlet, Thurston County.
It was named Point Moody by the Wilkes Expedition,in honor of William Moody, a quartermaster in one of the crews. A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest, first published inis now issued in Third Edition by its publisher, the University of Oklahoma Press. An enormous undertaking, the book gives, in alphabetical order, the history, culture, demographics, and government of Pacific Northwest tribes, geographically ranging from the.Klickitat, an Indian word used extensively, with various spellings, as geographic names in Washington.
It is the name of a tribe. Lewis and Clark,encountered them and on April Origin of Washington Geographic Names 49 23,recorded the name as "Wahhowpun," which editor, Elli- ott Coues, identifies as the Klickitat tribe.