• Created Date
  • 1904
  • Description
  • Waterway built between Lake Washington and Lake Union to transport logs by the Washington Improvement Company, ca. 1884On verso of image: ""[illeg.] the shoots"", shooting the chutes, El Comancho in canoe as it hits Lake Union from the log flume. This log flume once floated logs from Lake Washington to Lake Union to be loomed and rafted to saw mills. Shooting the chutes can only be done when gate is open between flume and old portage way which... more
    Waterway built between Lake Washington and Lake Union to transport logs by the Washington Improvement Company, ca. 1884On verso of image: ""[illeg.] the shoots"", shooting the chutes, El Comancho in canoe as it hits Lake Union from the log flume. This log flume once floated logs from Lake Washington to Lake Union to be loomed and rafted to saw mills. Shooting the chutes can only be done when gate is open between flume and old portage way which is now filled. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    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. 2000