• Created Date
  • ca. 1903
  • Description
  • On verso of image: Washington Hotel, Seattle's most pretentious hostelry, about 1903, was then located at about Fourth Avenue and Stewart Street, instead of Second Avenue and Stewart Street, location of the New Washington Hotel. This structure was razed and the new hotel built where hill was torn down in regrade work. The street in the foreground is Pine St., and the ""Toonerville Trolley"" was a counter-balance affair solely for the purpose o... more
    On verso of image: Washington Hotel, Seattle's most pretentious hostelry, about 1903, was then located at about Fourth Avenue and Stewart Street, instead of Second Avenue and Stewart Street, location of the New Washington Hotel. This structure was razed and the new hotel built where hill was torn down in regrade work. The street in the foreground is Pine St., and the ""Toonerville Trolley"" was a counter-balance affair solely for the purpose of transporting passengers one block up the steep hill. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    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