Washington State Guide
Located in the Pacific Northwest, Washington is the only state named after a U.S. president. Jointly occupied by Britian and the U.S. until the Oregon Treaty of 1846. The Washington Territory was formed in 1853, and the state was admitted to the union in 1889.
Map of Washington
Nickname: Evergreen State
Time Zone: PST
State Motto: Al-ki ("By and by")