|Title||Cable car gripman J.G. Zorath, Seattle, 1940 |
|Caption||Some of Seattle's steep streets had cable car lines. Cable cars move by gripping a long wire cable that runs under the street. This 1940 photo shows J.G. Zorath, a gripman on one of the cable car lines. |
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: J G Zorath.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Zorath, J.G. & d., Rosie.
Caption by MOHAI staff.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): August 22, 1940.
|Subjects||Railroad employees--Washington (State)--Seattle; Cable railroads--Washington (State)--Seattle; Uniforms--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Personal Names||Zorath, J.G. |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI27208 |
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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 acetate negative; b&w; 4 x 5 in.; dichroic fog |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from print made 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. |