Washington

Washington, a NW. State of the American Union, twice the size of Ireland; lies N. of Oregon; is traversed by the Cascade Mountains, the highest 8138 ft., and has a rugged surface of hill and valley, but is a great wheat-growing and grazing territory, covered on the W. by forests of pine and cedar; Olympia is the capital. Washington is the name of hundreds of places in the States.

Population (circa 1900) given as 340,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Washington * Washington, George
Warrington
Wars of the Roses
Warsaw
Wartburg
Warton, Thomas
Warwick
Warwick, Richard Neville, Earl of
Warwickshire
Wash, The
Washington
Washington
Washington, George
Waterbury
Waterford
Waterloo
Watling Street
Watson, William
Watt, James
Watteau, Antoine
Watts, George Frederick
Watts, Isaac