|Title||Alice Eldridge on deck of the yacht Alarwee, Seattle, 1929 |
|Caption||Alice Eldridge was the wife of Arthur 'A.S.' Eldridge, a Seattle businessman who owned several Buick dealerships in Seattle in the late 1920s. A member of the Seattle Yacht Club, his diesel fantail yacht, the 'Alarwee, ' was used for local special events including transporting Charles Lindbergh from Sand Point to the University of Washington during his visit. The 'Alarwee' was a twin-screw diesel fantail yacht and was designed by L.E. 'Ted' Geary and built by Ballard Marine Railway Company in 1925.|
This 1929 photograph of Alice Eldridge on the deck of the 'Alarwee' was likely taken on Lake Union.
|Notes||Handwritten on image: Mrs AS Eldridge.|
Caption information sources: Polk's City of Seattle Directory 1929; Scott Rohrer.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): August 5, 1929.
|Subjects||Yachts--Washington (State)--Seattle; Lakes & ponds--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Personal Names||Eldridge, Alice |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Union, Lake (Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5G.624.2 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 glass negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |