• Created Date
  • 1889
  • Description
  • Caption on album page: The finest lot of business houses in the city in 1888-89 were those represented by these ruins. The block extended from Yesler Way to Columbia Street, 550 feet, and then down Yesler 160 feet more. The people were proud of this great block. The fire wiped it out in an hour. Caption on image: First Avenue. Cleaning street and house debris. Front St. south from Columbia St. 23Prosch Washington Views Album, page 51b.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Scanned from a photograph at 600 dpi, saved in TIFF format, enhanced and resized using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2009