By: Becker, Ethel Anderson.
Seattle, WA, Superior Publishing Co.: (1971)
Edition: first edition as stated
Seller ID: 000017557
Quarto, brown cloth covers with black titles, 128 pages. Many black and white illustrations. " The politkofsky was a Russian gunboat built for the Russian fur trade about the year 1861 and became a part of the transfer of the norethern territory to the United States in 1867. Taken to San Francisco she was remodeled and brought to Puget Sound as a work boat for Port Blakely Mill. ...this is also "the history of the Pacific Northwest, the birth of industry in the Puget Sound country and an account of the new way of life the immigrants fashioned for themselves as they founded the cities.&... View More...