• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1914
  • Description
  • Tolt, Washington, is located in King County, near the junction of the Snoqualmie and Tolt Rivers. In 1913, it had a population of 400 people, engaged primarily in farming; its largest industry was a sawmill. In 1917, the legislature approved the change of the town's name to Carnation, in honor of the new Carnation Milk Company plant which condensed and canned milk from the area's many dairy farms.This photo shows Tolt, Washington, sometime bet... more
    Tolt, Washington, is located in King County, near the junction of the Snoqualmie and Tolt Rivers. In 1913, it had a population of 400 people, engaged primarily in farming; its largest industry was a sawmill. In 1917, the legislature approved the change of the town's name to Carnation, in honor of the new Carnation Milk Company plant which condensed and canned milk from the area's many dairy farms.This photo shows Tolt, Washington, sometime between 1911 and 1917. The building in the foreground is a sawmill. less
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    photograph
    Scanned from original photograph using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 4
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  • Museum of History & Industry, Seattle