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The Columbian
Cheers & Jeerswith equipment and vehicles from that era, started Friday and will continue fro
The Columbian / Posted 17 hours ago
with equipment and vehicles from that era, started Friday and will continue from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today just west of Pearson Air Museum. A similar Civil War encampment will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today. In addition, a game of... Read more
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The Columbian
World War II re-enactors provide hands-on link to historyin turn, is part of a busy day of historical programming at Fort Vancouver Nati
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
in turn, is part of a busy day of historical programming at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. The encampment next to Pearson Air Museum, 1115 E. Fifth St., represents the WWII troops who were shipped from Vancouver Barracks to combat theaters... Read more
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The Columbian
Youth boat-building camp at Fort Vancouverfur trade, 19th century carpentry and blacksmithing, and human manipulation of
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
fur trade, 19th century carpentry and blacksmithing, and human manipulation of the Columbia River. The workshop will be at Pearson Air Museum, 1115 E. Fifth St., from July 31 through Aug. 4. Two sessions will be offered: Session A is from 9 a.m.... Read more
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The Columbian
Fort to fete military historyfirst to roll out Friday morning when the 113th Cavalry Living History Group ho
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
first to roll out Friday morning when the 113th Cavalry Living History Group hosts a World War II encampment just west of Pearson Air Museum, 1115 E. Fifth St. The only two-day event of the weekend, it will welcome visitors from noon to 5 p.m.... Read more
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The Columbian
Kids mount up for bicycle boot camp in Vancouversaid Tuesday afternoon. There also are opportunities for bike rides to destina
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
said Tuesday afternoon. There also are opportunities for bike rides to destinations in Fort Vancouver, including nearby Pearson Air Museum and the playground at the Visitors Center. The camp is based at a former U.S. Army building just west of... Read more
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The Columbian
Off beat: Fourth revelers quench thirst at fort’s ‘Guzzle Gulch’a familiar sight at community events. And Vancouver’s water quality program se
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
a familiar sight at community events. And Vancouver’s water quality program set up its booth there Tuesday, just west of Pearson Air Museum: a double dose of thirst slaking at what you might call Guzzle Gulch. The city’s volunteers actually... Read more
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The Columbian
Fort set up for annual fireworks showcrew was installing more than 100 portable toilets Monday. One cluster was set
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
crew was installing more than 100 portable toilets Monday. One cluster was set up east of the main stage opposite Pearson Air Museum, another just south of the bandstand on the Parade Ground, along the road that runs through the center of... Read more
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The Columbian
Get fired up for the FourthStreet, to the east. Downtown meters are all free on the Independence Day feder
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
Street, to the east. Downtown meters are all free on the Independence Day federal holiday. The historic fort itself, and Pearson Air Museum, will both be open for extended visiting hours until 8 p.m. that night. The usual fees apply to enter the... Read more
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The Columbian
New citizens sworn in at Pearson Air MuseumThe Fourth of July will have special meaning for some people who gathered Frida
The Columbian / Posted 22 days ago
The Fourth of July will have special meaning for some people who gathered Friday at Pearson Air Museum: It will be the first time they can celebrate the holiday as American citizens. “Now that will be so much more meaningful,” said Heylen Medina, a... Read more
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The Columbian
Fort Vancouver extends hours for July 4facilities include the Visitor Center, 1501 E. Evergreen Blvd.; the reconstruct
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
facilities include the Visitor Center, 1501 E. Evergreen Blvd.; the reconstructed Fort Vancouver, 1001 E. Fifth St.; and Pearson Air Museum, 1115 E. Fifth St. They will be open to pedestrian access after visitors enter through one of the three... Read more
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The Columbian
Pearson to celebrate 80th anniversary of Chkalov flightRussian officials from Seattle will visit Pearson Air Museum on Saturday to cel
The Columbian / Posted 30 days ago
Russian officials from Seattle will visit Pearson Air Museum on Saturday to celebrate a much more harrowing trip to Vancouver by three countrymen. The National Park Service will observe the 80th anniversary of Valery Chkalov’s landmark transpolar... Read more

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