Walter Masland, Pelican, USFS Pelican, Washington State, classi

Walter Masland, scrapbook, owner 1972-2015, Port Townsend, Boat Haven Marina, wooden boats, Pelican, USFS Pelican, Port of Port Townsend, Washington State, Pacific Northwest, USA, Rainshadow Journal, On the Hard Stories, 02/03/2021,

Port Townsend, owners, John Sylvester, Patrick Burns, Pelican,


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More than three decades ago, when guys like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs were building technology companies that would change the world, another Ivy...

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Sockeye & Me: Two Journeys Cross Paths

Like so many of our neighbors, I was drawn to Port Townsend by saltwater and sawdust, and by the amazing wooden boats that blend...

The lost commencement address by Tom Robbins

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George Vancouver and the Puget Sound Map

On a foggy spring morning in May, 1792, 231 years ago this week, a sea-weary group of British sailors made their way out of...