• Creator
  • Tacoma Chamber of Commerce and Board of Trade
  • Created Date
  • August 1906
  • Description
  • It has been called the "Naples of America," owing to a fancied similiarity between the city on the beautiful Bay of Naples, with Mount Vesuvius in the background, and the attractive Puget Sound, behind which Mount Tacoma rears its lofty, snow-crowned head...although Tacoma is the youngest of the larger cities on the Pacific Coast, it is already a great industrial center. Tacoma manufactures more lumber than any other city in the world; mills m... more
    It has been called the "Naples of America," owing to a fancied similiarity between the city on the beautiful Bay of Naples, with Mount Vesuvius in the background, and the attractive Puget Sound, behind which Mount Tacoma rears its lofty, snow-crowned head...although Tacoma is the youngest of the larger cities on the Pacific Coast, it is already a great industrial center. Tacoma manufactures more lumber than any other city in the world; mills more flour than any city west of Minneapolis and Kansas City, and reduces more ores than any other city on the Pacific Coast. less
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    Scanned from original drawing in RGB at 400 dpi, saved in TIFF format, changed to indexed color, enhanced and resized using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2008