|Title||Colman Dock, Grand Trunk Pacific dock, Alaska Steamship Company's Pier 2 and a panorama of the Seattle waterfront from Elliott Bay, between 1910 and 1914 |
|Date||ca. 1912 |
|Comments||Colman Dock is now the Washington State Ferries marine terminal at the base of current Columbia Street and built in 1882. Grand Trunk Pacific Pier was built in 1910 and destroyed by fire in 1914 (source of note: Paul Dorpat, "Seattle Central Waterfront Tour, Part 4: From Mosquito Fleet to Ferry System at Colman Dock" in HistoryLink.org and last viewed atwww.historylink.org/output.CFM?file_ID=2474.|
Signs in image include: G.T.P.
Alaska Pacific Steamship Co. Alaska Coast Co.
Pier 2. Alaska Steam[...]
Handwritten on verso: Seattle waterfront.
Colman & G.T. dock.
Stamped on verso: Williamson's Marine Photo Shop, Pier 52, Seattle 4, WN., MA 3-2883.
|Rig||Not applicable |
|Use||Not applicable |
Elliott Bay (Wash.)
Marine terminals--Washington (State)--Seattle
Piers & wharves--Washington (State)--Seattle
Grand Trunk Pacific Steamship Line--Facilities--Washington (State)--Seattle
Washington State Ferries--Facilities--Washington (State)--Seattle
Alaska Steamship Co.--Facilities--Washington (State)--Seattle
Smith Tower (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society Photograph Collection |
|Negative Number||5011-30 |
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|Credit Line||Credit line required in all uses of this image: Courtesy of Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society |
|Repository||PSMHS Maritime Research Center, Seattle |
|Repository Collection||Joe Williamson Collection |
|Physical Description||1 negative: b&w |
|Digital Reproduction Information||A photographic print of the original negative was scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color or 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 or 600 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |
|PSMHS Category||Early Waterfront Scenes |