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History of Seattle, Washington

Seattle was covered in land ice during the last ice age (~11,000 years ago). The territory of Seattle has been inhabited for at least 4000 years. Before the settlers came to this area, there were Indians living there. The largest tribe was the Duwamish, of which nearly 15 settlements have been found. In some of… Read More »

Washington State Overview

In the northwest of the United States of America lies the federal state of Washington, which was named in honor of the first US president, George Washington, along the coast of the Pacific Ocean. The state borders Canada to the north, Oregon to the south, and Idaho to the east. Washington is a country full… Read More »