Ferry dock at Burton on Vashon Island, 1920
Ferries connect Vashon Island, Washington to Tacoma and Seattle. This 1920 photo shows an automobile on the ferry dock at Burton, on Quartermaster Harbor. Ferry passengers could buy refreshments or have their cars worked on at the small building to the right. The view is to the south, towards Tacoma. Maury Island is to the left and the southern part of Vashon Island is to the right.
Scanned from original negative using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 4
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