Stories tagged: Washington state Centennial
Tue., May 27, 2014, 1:42 p.m.
Children sought to be time capsule ‘keepers’
Washington is preparing to celebrate its 125th anniversary during a ceremony on Nov. 11 in the Capitol. In 1989, the state’s centennial, 10-year-olds across Washington were recruited as the “keepers” …
Wed., Nov. 13, 2013
Capsule Keepers return to Olympia to update time-capsule vault
OLYMPIA – Erica Gordon remembers sitting on the marble steps of the state Capitol in 1989 with hundreds of other 10-year-olds as state officials administered the oath of the Capsule …