|Title||Jacob Furth at his desk, Seattle, ca. 1900 |
|Photographer||Wilse, Anders Beer, 1865-1949 |
|Date||ca. 1900 |
|Caption||Jacob Furth was born in Bohemia (now part of the Czech Republic) in 1840. He started out in the clothing and dry goods business in San Francisco before coming to Seattle in 1882. Furth founded one of Seattle's early banks, owned real estate, and was active in the development of the city's street railway system. |
|Notes||Original photo copied by Asahel Curtis.|
Caption on image: Wilse.
Caption on border: Asahel Curtis, Commercial Photographer, 625 Colman Block, Seattle.
Handwritten on mount: Jacob Furth.
Caption by MOHAI staff.
|Subjects||Business people--Washington (State)--Seattle; Offices--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Personal Names||Furth, Jacob, b. 1840 |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||2002.3.199 |
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|Credit Line||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Lantern Slide Collection |
|Physical Description||1 lantern slide: color; 2 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original lantern slide as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |