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Fort Whitman on Puget Sound 1911 - 1945

by Harland Eastwood Sr.

Goat Island, Skagit County, WA




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Harland Eastwood Sr.


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Catherine, Harland Eastwood


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cont. of the Forward


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History of Goat Island

Ernist Julius Pester, Morris Haller, Granville O. Haller, G.M. Haller, Lewis Haller, Dr. Thomas Minor, Annie Haller


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Granville Haller, Mrs. Haller, Annie Haller Grun, Henrietta Haller, Hiram Chittenden, Morris Haller, Ernist Pester, Thomas Taylor Minor


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Granville O. Haller, Henrietta Cox, Henry, Morris, Alice Mai, Charlotte Eleanor, Theodore (ch of G.H. and H.C.)


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The Evolution Of Forts On Puget Sound


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Site Selection For Fort Whitman


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Location of Fort Whitman

Marcus Whitman, Francis Harrison


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Deception Pass

C.W. Kutz


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George Morse


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Preliminary Report

Arthur Sargent


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Start of Work

Mr. Mason, Mr. Sargent


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cont. of Start of Work

Henry Stauffer, Mr. Sargent, Richard Overton


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cont. of Start of Work

Mr. Panborn, Mr. Mason, Mr. Sargent


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cont. of Start of Work

Mr. Knudson, Mr. Mason, Mr. Pangborn


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cont. of Start of Work

Arthur Williams, Mr. Pangborn, Mr. Goettling


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cont. of Start of Work

Mr. L.W. Flint, Mr. Sargent


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cont. of Start of Work

Mr. Sargent, Mr. R.A. Morris


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cont. of Start of Work

Kimmel, C.W. Kutz, Thad Eastwood


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Thad Eastwood, Thomas Evans, Bertha, Harland, Cliff E. Memnway, Phillip Behme


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John R. Sparks, H.B. Lovejoy, John Rados


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mention of Mr. and Mrs. Thad Eastwood


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mention of Mr. and Mrs. Thad Eastwood, Grace Martin, W.C. Wiggins, John F. McGlinn


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*no names


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M.H. Gillian


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Chris Smith, , Pig Iron Kelly, Old Man Jamieson, The Flying Dutchman Ferguson, Ben Ure, Larry Kelly


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Thad Eastwood, C.J. Bailey


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Mildred Helen Eastwood, G.E. Howe, Mr. Whaley, Joe Ziegler


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Al Lindstrom, John L. Hayden, Thad Eastwood and family, Tommy Young


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*no names


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Major Thomas, Miss Carter


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photo of Thad, Mildred and Mrs. Eastwood and a friend


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*no names


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photo of Mildred and Harland Eastwood


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*no names


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Thad Eastwood


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Mr. and Mrs. Moore, Vera Silcox, Mr. Anderson, Ira Wall


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(photo of 27 people at a picnic)


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Mr. and Mrs. Moore, Mrs. Joseph Brown Erickson


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Brown, Johnson


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Joe Brown, Houseman, Ness


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Dix, Roy Nellis, Perk Bright, Joe Brown, Englert, Feruson, Hamilton, Houseman, Fred Hannah, Johnson,Jones

Oscar Larson, Allan Moore, Pat Murphy, La Marr, Cecil Phillips, Rogers, Simmonds, Wollery, Ira Wall, Tom Huddleston


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photo of Allan Moore, unknown man


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Mrs. Bessie Jarboe Koudal, Matthew Jarboe, Mrs. Lois Charawell, Lois and Joyce Jarboe, Matthew Jarboe Jr.

Albert Byrn Sr., James Conner, Carmody, Mace Hanna, Berry McGowan, Charles Ness, Roy Wall, Gould


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photo of the Jarboe Family


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Mr. and Mrs. Jarboe


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Mr. Jarboe, Homer Reynolds, Denzil Dunn


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photo of Homer Reynolds, Denzil Dunn


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Mr. Reynolds, Willie Bell, Irene, Homer Jr., Thurman, Dunn


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photo of the Reynolds children


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H.F. Donnelly, Reynolds


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James H. Cunningham, L.E. Atkins


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James H. Cunningham


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Irving Matthew, Andy Kelliman, Ray Quigly, Kelly, Pinky Boothe


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photo Mrs. Dunn and Daughter, Mrs. Reynolds


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Reynolds, Mrs. Maude Schafer, Irving Matthew


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Mr. and Mrs. Thurmond Schmitou (the former Melphine Sandstrom)


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photo of Milton Broweleit, Stuart McGowan, Walter Schiesl


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Mr. Schiesl, Denart McGown, Don Fossberg, Mr. Norkowski


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Walter Schiesl and wife Darcea, Milton Broweleit / Broweliet


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Wiggen, Grace Martin, Reynold (Reynolds), Ed and Jim Houch, Walter, J.A. Elfer


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John L. Hayden, Henry Kellet, Mr. Elfer, Maude Schafer, Walter Schiesl, Darcea Rowley

Chester Norkowski, Nellie Brigham, Mrs. Elfer, Isaac Ebay, Reynolds


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Phillip B. Biehl, Eastwood


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Boothe, Milton Broweleit, Cash, Lawrence Cater, Edward Coles, Dalan, Alton David, Edivan, J.A. Elfer

Henry Fabe, Don Fossberg, Art Ginsberg, Gooch, Guinn, Robert Hazard, William Hazard, Heck, Hensley


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Louis Johnson. Melton, Tommy Morris, Chster Norkowski, Sylvester Northington, George Pal, Paul, Pat Paskyuize, Phanuf

Powers, Quigly, Richard Raymond, Reddick, Homer Reynolds, Adrian Riles, Rollins, Rose, Walter Schiesl

Thurman Schmittou, Schutte, Steinke, Stepeniwski, William Stickle, Windman, Joe Zangore


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Glossary of Geographical Locations


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Glossary of Geographical Locations, cont'd


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C.H. Barton, John Buchanan, Helen Burns, Stuart Butler, George Chalou, Eunice Darvill, Jim Dunlap, Ole Eide, J.A. Elfer

Jeanne Engerman, Vera Brown Erickson, Alvin Grohmeir, David Hastings, Kathryn Hamilton, Kim Haynes, Foss Heimer

Albert Heller, Krystyna I. Kobersy, Bessie Jarboe Koudal, Stan Lillian, Robert Machette, Mr. and Mrs. Irving Mathews

Mr. and Mrs. Allen Moore, Jim Moore, Ed O'Leary, David Piff, Homer Reynolds Jr., Marge Ryan, Walter Schiesl

Mr. and Mrs. Thurman Schmittou, James Scott, James Staubach, Harold Villager, Brian Young


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map, drawing and photo index

J.E. Peterson, Bessie Koudal, Harland Eastwood Sr., Allan Moore, Alvin Grohmeir

Irving Mathews, Homer Reynolds Jr., Ed O'Leary, Walter Schiesl, Bill Burke, John Packard


back cover

Harland Eastwood Sr.