In search of Medicine Creek Treaty Tree, Part 1

By Washington, Our Home|February 6, 2017|History, Puget Sound, Western Washington|0 comments

Back in June of 2016, a colleague of mine at the Washington State Archives – Benjamin Helle, Olympia branch archivist – published an article in that agency’s newsletter about a little-known and seldom-visited monument in the South Sound area dedicated to the Medicine Creek Treaty. What followed was an adventure in state history that nearly anyone can undertake.