|Title||2.041 Steamers Beaver and Otter |
|Notes||Two photographs on album page|
Caption beneath top photo: H.B Company's steamer Beaver in Victoria harbor. She was the first steamer on the Pacific Ocean. Sailed from England Aug 27, 1835, and arrived at Fort Vancouver April 10, 1836, undersail. She ran until July, 1888, when she ran on the rocks in Burrard Inlet, and there remained. Caption above bottom photo: H.B Company's steamer Otter (below). Built in 1852, she worked in British Columbia waters from 1853 to 1890, when she was broken up. She was 122 feet long; the Beaver 101.
Prosch Seattle Views Album, Vol. 2, page 41.
|Subjects (LCSH)||Beaver (Steamboat)|
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Prosch Seattle Views Collection |
|Order Number||PSE101 |
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|Negative Number||UW5912 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Prosch Seattle Views Photograph Albums. PH Coll 27|
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||Photographic print, K0067, good; Safety film copy negative (4 x 5 in.), B2/F14, good |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2001. |