HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 91-4683, by Representatives Vance and Roland


     WHEREAS, The National Historical Pictorial Map Contest, sponsored by the Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution, encourages the study of geography, especially within the context of early American history; and

     WHEREAS, Students are asked to graphically and artistically portray on a prepared map, circa 1787, historical and geographical events significant to the development of early American history; and

     WHEREAS, The competition is held at the elementary, junior high, and high school levels, and key elements in the competition include historical accuracy, artistic creativity, and imagination; and

     WHEREAS, Winners of the competition will be chosen at the congressional district level, the state level, and the national level; and

     WHEREAS, Students from the Main Street School in Auburn, Washington, have won the National Pictorial Map Contest at the state level.  Arianne Hodson, Allan Miller, and Katie Suchland created the winning map, and Christopher Miller won second prize in the district eight contest;

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives recognize and honor these students' outstanding accomplishments; and

     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That copies of this resolution be immediately transmitted by the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives to Arianne Hodson, Allan Miller, Katie Suchland, and Christopher Miller.


  I hereby certify this to be a true and correct copy of

    Resolution adopted by the House of Representatives

                      April 18, 1991.




    Alan Thompson, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives