Today in Washington State History From www.historylink.org http://www.historylink.org David Thompson records first written description of the Sinkayuse Indians and the landscape along the Columbia between the mouth of the Wenatchee River and Crab Creek on July 7, 1811. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=9009 Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition in Seattle celebrates Suffrage Day on July 7, 1909. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=8574 Camp Lewis opens first Washington state Citizen's Military Training Camp on July 7, 1921. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=9957 Mother Francesca Xavier Cabrini, founder of Seattle's Cabrini Hospital, is declared a Saint on July 7, 1946. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=2323 Dorian House, pioneering gay counseling service, opens in Seattle on July 7, 1969. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=5408 Exhibition Japanese American Pride and Shame opens in Seattle on July 7, 1970. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=3635 Officials break ground for Seattle's South Lake Union Streetcar on July 7, 2006. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=8092 Tall Ships make second visit to Tacoma from July 3 to July 7, 2008. http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=8733