Lakewood in Pierce County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Supplementing the appropriation made by congress citizens helped build the military road through the Nachess pass to Walla Walla 1853
Erected 1925 by Washington State Historical Society.
Location. 47° 10.629′ N, 122° 33.869′ W. Marker is in Lakewood, Washington, in Pierce County. Marker is on Steilacoom Boulevard SW near Sequoia Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lakewood WA 98498, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Western State Hospital Historical Cemetery, 1876-1953 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Two-Story Log House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Lakewood Veterans Memorial (approx. 2½ miles away); 36th Airlift Squadron Memorial Loadmasters Memorial (approx. 4.4 miles away); POW/MIA Memorial (approx. 4½ miles away); F-16 Fighting Falcon (approx. 4.7 miles away); Douglas C-124C Globemaster II (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lakewood.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 27, 2010, by Beth Bowen of Lakewood, Washington. This page has been viewed 1,185 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 27, 2010, by Beth Bowen of Lakewood, Washington. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.