(Image courtesy Washington State University) Although the Indians were defeated, Wright continued his efforts to break their resistance.On September 8, 1858, he ordered his troops to slaughter 800 of the Indians' horses and to destroy Native lodges and storehouses of grain.
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The troubles began three years earlier when Native Americans rejected a series of flawed treaties negotiated by Washington Territorial Governor Isaac Stevens.
This massive display of force effectively removed the ability and the will of the Indians to resist, and it would change their centuries-old way of life forever.
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The lottery never took place, but allegations that Yesler committed fraud were unsupported by the evidence. Stuart began manufacturing the first Carnation condensed milk, in Kent.
To assure the quality of his product, he later established a farm in Tolt, which changed its name to Carnation and became home to many a contented cow.