• Creator
  • Muirhead, Lewis P.
  • Created Date
  • 1912
  • Description
  • Between about 1908 to 1920, Lewis P. Muirhead made a living as a commercial marine photographer in Seattle. He specialized in taking photos of ships and sold the photos to crew members as mementos of their service.In 1912, Muirhead took this photo of the commercial fishing boat "Decorah" somewhere in Puget Sound. The vessel belonged to Ove Rommen of Ballard.
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from original photograph using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 4
  • Rights
  • Museum of History & Industry, Seattle