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  1. Annexation to Seattle – Marking the Date with Wheelbarrows

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    March 22, 2010 by foghi

    Georgetown Councilman Conner would give anti-annexation Councilman Hale a ride in a wheelbarrow from City Hall to Junction (Dawson) Street …
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You have stumbled across the blog for Friends of Georgetown History, a group based out of Seattle, WA dedicated to the preservation of the Georgetown neighborhood. Through research and storytelling, the Friends of Georgetown history have quite a few historical facts to share about the eclectic hood of Georgetown, home to the original Rainier Brewery. Enjoy, share and comment - this is how the stories get told!

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Quick Facts

Georgetown was incorporated as a city in Washington State on January 8, 1904. It was annexed to the city of Seattle on March 29, 1910.


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