• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • 1906
  • Description
  • Like many major cities with residents born in many different countries, Seattle had a number of locally-published foreign-language newspapers. The forerunners of the Pacific Tribune, a Swedish-language weekly newspaper, were already being published here by 1889. Around 1905, the Pacific Tribune moved to new quarters in the Erikson Building, on the northwest corner of First Avenue and University Street.In this 1906 photo, Peter J. Adamson (righ... more
    Like many major cities with residents born in many different countries, Seattle had a number of locally-published foreign-language newspapers. The forerunners of the Pacific Tribune, a Swedish-language weekly newspaper, were already being published here by 1889. Around 1905, the Pacific Tribune moved to new quarters in the Erikson Building, on the northwest corner of First Avenue and University Street.In this 1906 photo, Peter J. Adamson (right) and two others work at the Merganthaler linotype machine, setting type for an issue of the Pacific Tribune. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from original photograph 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
  • Rights
  • Museum of History & Industry, Seattle