Miss Veedols propeller is on display at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center.
Located at the confluence of the Columbia and Wenatchee rivers near the eastern foothills of the Cascade Range, Wenatchee lies on the western side of the Columbia River, across from the city of East Wenatchee.
The name is a Sahaptin word that means "river which comes [or whose source is] from canyons" or "robe of the rainbow".
Awenatchela means "people at the source [of a river]".
The Columbia River forms the boundary between Chelan and Douglas County.
Wenatchee is the principal city of the Wenatchee–East Wenatchee, Washington Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses all of Chelan and Douglas counties (total population around 110,884).