“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Grays Harbor County, Washington

Clickable Map of Grays Harbor County, Washington and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Grays Harbor County, WA (12) Jefferson County, WA (77) Lewis County, WA (9) Mason County, WA (4) Pacific County, WA (22) Thurston County, WA (21)  GraysHarborCounty(12) Grays Harbor County (12)  JeffersonCounty(77) Jefferson County (77)  LewisCounty(9) Lewis County (9)  MasonCounty(4) Mason County (4)  PacificCounty(22) Pacific County (22)  ThurstonCounty(21) Thurston County (21)
Montesano is the county seat for Grays Harbor County
Adjacent to Grays Harbor County, Washington
      Jefferson County (77)  
      Lewis County (9)  
      Mason County (4)  
      Pacific County (22)  
      Thurston County (21)  
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1 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Aberdeen — Breaker - 2013Adam Kuby — (American, b 1961) —
These sandstone blocks, hewn from a quarry in the Cascades, were hand-carved and incorporated into Aberdeen's historic 1909 Weatherwax High School. When the school burned down in 2002, the stones were wisely pulled from the ashes, but without . . . Map (db m199021) HM
2 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Aberdeen — First Aberdeen School and Sam Benn's Salt House
Sam Benn's salt house was used as the first school in Grays Harbor in 1875.Map (db m198765) HM
3 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Aberdeen — The Spirit Of The American Doughboy
The spirit of the American Doughboy. Who in peace represented the nation of freemen and in the world war fearlessly faced death in defense of human rights and liberty. Cherishing the memories of those who fell, and with gratitude to the survivors of . . . Map (db m198823) WM
4 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Cosmopolis — Cosmopolis Treaty GroundsFebruary 25, 1855
In 1854, the U.S. Commissioner of Indian Affairs instructed Isaac I. Stevens, Governor of the Washington Territory, to enter into treaties with the coast Indian tribes. Following the initial council meetings here in Cosmopolis, treaty councils were . . . Map (db m129124) HM
5 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Hoquiam — 7th Street TheatreHoquiam WA
An atmospheric-style theatre built in 1928 This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of Interior 1987 and the Hoquiam Register of . . . Map (db m73008) HM
6 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Hoquiam — F. Arnold Polson House and Alex Polson Grounds
Registered National Historic Place F. Arnold Polson House and Alex Polson Grounds Under the provisions of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, this property possesses exceptional value in illustrating American . . . Map (db m72802) HM
7 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Hoquiam — Hoquiam Library
John James, Hoquiam's first settler, recalled in his memoirs an encounter which aptly, albeit unknowingly, identifies him as Hoquiam's first “librarian:”
One evening Humptulips Pete (an Indian) was sitting by my fire. He asked me about . . . Map (db m197152) HM
8 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Hoquiam — Hoquiam Public Library
Opened in 1911. The low-to-the-ground Prairie style is rare in NW. A Carnegie Grant library.Map (db m197155) HM
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9 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Montesano — Montesano World War I Memorial
Dedicated to our comrades who gave their lives for freedom and democracy 1917-1918Map (db m197151) WM
10 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Montesano — Old Fire Hall-City Hall1914
In 1912 a committee was formed to construct a fire hall for the 1892 volunteer fire department. They acquired three lots on this corner & moved the post office that was here. James Movic was the contractor; the project bankrupted him & the $490 tile . . . Map (db m197150) HM
11 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Ocean Shores — Captain Robert Gray
Tradition links this tree with the name of Captain Robert Gray who on May 7th 1792, entered this harbor in his ship Columbia. This tablet was erected in his honor by Robert Gray Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution . . . Map (db m117933) HM
12 Washington, Grays Harbor County, Westport — Fort Chehalis
. . . Map (db m102772) HM
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May. 31, 2023