The Reservation Monument

The Reservation Monument (HM59W)

Location: Vancouver, WA 98661 Clark County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 37.728', W 122° 39.856'

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Under the influence of Dr. John McLaughlin, Manager of the Hudson Bay Co., civilization of Washington started at Vancouver, A.D. 1825.

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The first school in Washington was taught by John Ball, at Vancouver, A.D. 1833.

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The first gospel sermon in Washington was delivered by Jason Lee at Vancouver, Sept. 28, A.D. 1834.

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The first marriage of American Citizens in Washington was Daniel Lee to Maria T. Ware at Vancouver, June 11, A.D. 1840.

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The first United States military post established in Washington was at Vancouver, A.D. 1849.

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This memorial erected by the Washington State Historical Society at Vancouver, A.D. 1925.
HM NumberHM59W
Year Placed1925
Placed ByWashington State Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 8:53am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 526169 N 5052860
Decimal Degrees45.62880000, -122.66426667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 37.728', W 122° 39.856'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 37' 43.68" N, 122° 39' 51.36" W
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Area Code(s)360
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1350 Officers Row, Vancouver WA 98661, US
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