Stories tagged: holland
Mon., June 1, 2015, 11:30 a.m.
With $1 million from the recent sale of two 1930s paintings, Washington State University’s Museum of Art looks forward to building and maintaining its collection.
Fri., March 6, 2015
A Spokane great-grandmother will be honored in Olympia next week for her work as a teenage Dutch Resistance operative during World War II. Carla Olman Peperzak, 91, helped hide approximately …
Sun., Jan. 25, 2015
Freedom fighter: Spokane’s Carla Peperzak protected fellow Jews through Dutch Resistance during World War II
Carla Olman Peperzak donned a blue-and-white nurse’s uniform and made her way to Amsterdam’s Central Station. She had received word that an aunt and five cousins would be passing through …
Sun., Feb. 20, 2011
Lying in a hospital bed, his heart failing, Allan Wood met a priest. The two were sharing a room at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center when Wood discerned the priest’s …