Plan of the Battle of Four Lakes Sept 1st, 1858 and the Battle of the Spokane Plains Sept 5th, 1858



"Each curve shows an elevation of 50 ft., and the haschures an elevation of from 15 to 20 ft."

In 1858 a military expedition was formed under the leadership of Col. George Wright to engage the Spokane Indians and their allies.  After the two engagements shown here the Indians sued for peace, with most of the combatants either surrendering or fleeing.


Location Description: 

Four Lakes, Washington