Douglas County

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Subject Guide to Douglas County
Central Washington University
Special Collections
July 2006
Prepared by Anne Taylor

  • Illustrated History of the Big Bend Country, Embracing Lincoln, Douglas, Adams, and Franklin Counties. Spokane: Spokane Western Historical Society, 1904. F897.C7 I29.
  • Lewis, William S. The Story of Early Days in the Big Bend Country. Spokane, WA: W. D. Allen, 1926. F891.L45.
  • Morris, C. Gordon, ed. Social Impact Assessment and Railroad Abandonment: Three Case Studies in Rural Eastern Washington. Pullman: Washington State University, 1980. HE2771.W3 M67 1980. 
  • Scoggin, Martha L. Pioneer days on Scoggin Ridge and Pataha Prairie. Spokane: the author, 1973. F897.G3 S3.