Southbound drivers get a glimpse of a new state highway sign near Everett Mall on Tuesday that designates the William P. Stewart Memorial Highway. Last year, Highway 99 was renamed to recognize Stewart, an African-American Civil War veteran who settled in Snohomish County after serving with the Union Army. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

New Everett highway sign honors black Civil War soldier

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