Mount Meany in the Olympic Mountains, Meany Crest on Mount Rainier, Meany Hall for the Performing Arts on the Seattle campus of the University of Washington and Meany Middle School in Seattle, Washington are all named in his honor.
Edmond Meany died of a stroke in Denny Hall, on the University of Washington campus, on April 22, 1935, minutes before a lecture on the History of Canada.
WHAT'S IN OUR NAME? WE LOOKED BEYOND THE LEGENDS FOR THE TRUE STORY OF WHAT THE WORD 'SPOKANE' MEANS, AND WE FOUND A MYSTERY
Oct 29, 1995; Everybody knows what "Spokane" means. Look it up in any encyclopedia, textbook or place-name guide: It's an Indian word meaning...