|Title||Passenger-carrying schooner DIRIGO leaving Hoquiam under tow for San Francisco for the installation of steam engines, n.d. |
|Notes||On verso of image: ASTORIA and DIRIGO leaving Hoquiam under tow for S.F. where engines were installed. Built 1898. |
The DIRIGO was built in 1898 at Grays Harbor, Washington, and was engined at San Francisco (p 33). Operated in the Alaska trade, first under J.S. Kimball & Co. of Seattle, then by the Alaska Steamship Co. (p 33, 52). Notes from Gordon Newell, ed., The H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest (Seattle: Superior Publishing Co, 1966).
|Subjects (LCSH)||Dirigo (Schooner)|
Boat & ship industry--Washington (State)--Hoquiam
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Hoquiam |
|Digital Collection||Transportation Collection|
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|Negative Number||UW17918 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Ships Collection |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|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. |