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Name Douglas County
Details Douglas County is in east central Washington, it consists1,841 sq. miles of land. It is bounded on north by Okanogan County, on east by Adams and Lincoln counties, on south by Kittitas and Grant counties, and on the west by Chelan County. Wheat, fruit, and livestock are the county's chief products. Douglas County was created on November 28, 1883 from a portion of Lincoln County by the Territorial Legislature only four days after Lincoln County had been established. It was named for Stephen A. Douglas, U.S. senator from Illinois between 1847 and 1861, and twice a candidate for the presidency of the United States.

Associated Records

Image of 408P - 1956.001.

408P - 1956.001.

Medium colored barbed stone point with parallel-sided stem and flat base. A/L Barbed point, parallel sided stem, straight base. A/L Late Phase Projectile - Age undetermined. Vulcan, WA is a settlement on the east bank of the Columbia River, directly below Cabinet Rapids in the southwest corner of Douglas County. The place is in a hot, sandy area. It was named for the Roman god of fire because of intense heat in summer months.

Image of 409P - 1956.001.

409P - 1956.001.

Medium colored barbed stone point with parallel-sided stem and flat base. A/L Barbed point, parallel sided stem, straight base. A/L Late Phase Projectile - Age undetermined. Vulcan, WA is a settlement on the east bank of the Columbia River, directly below Cabinet Rapids in the southwest corner of Douglas County. The place is in a hot, sandy area. It was named for the Roman god of fire because of intense heat in summer months.

Image of 410P - 1956.001.

410P - 1956.001.

Medium colored barbed stone point with parallel-sided stem and flat base. A/L Barbed point, parallel sided stem, straight base. A/L Late Phase Projectile - Age undetermined. Vulcan, WA is a settlement on the east bank of the Columbia River, directly below Cabinet Rapids in the southwest corner of Douglas County. The place is in a hot, sandy area. It was named for the Roman god of fire because of intense heat in summer months.

Image of 411P - 1956.001.

411P - 1956.001.

Medium colored barbed stone point with parallel-sided stem and flat base. A/L Barbed point, parallel sided stem, straight base. A/L Late Phase Projectile - Age undetermined. Vulcan, WA is a settlement on the east bank of the Columbia River, directly below Cabinet Rapids in the southwest corner of Douglas County. The place is in a hot, sandy area. It was named for the Roman god of fire because of intense heat in summer months.

Image of 412P - 1956.001.

412P - 1956.001.

Medium colored barbed stone point with parallel-sided stem and flat base. A/L Barbed point, parallel sided stem, straight base. A/L Rabbit Island / Frenchman Springs - Age undetermined. Vulcan, WA is a settlement on the east bank of the Columbia River, directly below Cabinet Rapids in the southwest corner of Douglas County. The place is in a hot, sandy area. It was named for the Roman god of fire because of intense heat in summer months.