• Creator
  • Lindsley, Lawrence Denny, 1878-1975
  • Created Date
  • 1951
  • Description
  • Handwritten on verso: Chris Hanson's cabin at south end of Lake Ketcheles [sic.] east side of Snoqualmie Pass. Chris was a hermit and a trapper. He had a ferry across Yakima River and ferried emigrants going to western Washington to [illeg.] on Puget Sound. He kept or [sic.] boat etc at his place during the winter. We had a cabin at head of the lake and he helped us a great deal. I used to go up to [illeg.] on east end of [illeg.] tunnel for m... more
    Handwritten on verso: Chris Hanson's cabin at south end of Lake Ketcheles [sic.] east side of Snoqualmie Pass. Chris was a hermit and a trapper. He had a ferry across Yakima River and ferried emigrants going to western Washington to [illeg.] on Puget Sound. He kept or [sic.] boat etc at his place during the winter. We had a cabin at head of the lake and he helped us a great deal. I used to go up to [illeg.] on east end of [illeg.] tunnel for mail and camp supplies for the Esther Camp at head of Gold Creek. Cabin at another end of lake was headquarters for the mine.Handwritten on negative jacket: 1896 to 1900. 5734. Old Gold Creek Series. Chris Hansen's cabin at Lake Keechelus and source of the Yakima River. Chris was an old hermit. He trapped in the winter and ferried emigrants across Yakima River below his cabin. He took care of our out [illeg.] during the winter. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Silver gelatin, b/w
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2005