Tide Marsh Lands , Anacortes Progress column 2, article 3 (1889), https://digitalcommons.law.uw.edu/waconst_news/13
column 2, article 3
public lands, washington constitutional convention
Reports on Hon. James Power's redeclaration of section of Walla Walla constitution at the Constitutional Convention, "All Patents and grants of lands made by the United States to settlers and purchasers of tide lands shall be ratified and confirmed by the State."