• Sir Fancis Drake

    He was an english sea captain, privateer, navigator, a renowned pirate, and a politician of the Elizabethan era.
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition

    When we expanded west to the Pacific Northwest
  • Oregon Trail

    A 2,000 mile historic east-west wagon route that connected the Missouri river to valleys in Oregon and locations in between
  • Whitman Massacre

    Missionaries were executed by indians
  • Pig War

    The death of a pig forced the us canadian border to be formed
  • Centrallia Massacre

    When union soldiers surrendered at a battle and were executed by Guerrillas
  • Great Seattle Fire

    Seattle was burned down
  • Klondike Gold Rush

    When Yukon area indians found gold and rabbit creek near Dawson
  • Seattle General Strike

    The first city-wide labor action in America to be proclaimed a "general strike"
  • Seattle World's Fair

    A fair that close to 10 million people visited
  • Bill Gates/ Microsoft

    The creation of Microsoft