|Title||Tramway used for transporting mortar into the high service reservoir during construction, City Park, January 19, 1900 |
|Photographer||Wilse, Anders Beer, 1865-1949 |
|Notes||Photographs of the City of Seattle Cedar River water supply system construction, 1899-1901|
The high service reservoir is is also known as the Volunteer Park Reservoir on Capitol Hill. City Park was renamed Volunteer Park in 1901.
Caption on photograph: Wilse. 55x. High service reservoir. Jackson's 'two cars on single track' mortar railway, Jan 19, 1900.
PH Coll 10.62
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Construction workers--Washington (State); Pulleys--Washington (State); Water supply--Washington (State) |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Reservoirs--Washington (State)--Design and construction; Mortar |
|Digital Collection||Seattle Power and Water Supply Collection|
|Order Number||WWDL0586 |
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Frank J. Morrill Photographs. PH Coll 10|
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||silver gelatin, b&w : 6 x 8 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 115 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2005 |