• Creator
  • McMillan, Charles
  • Created Date
  • 1898
  • Description
  • For many years, Birney M. Jarvis, Jr. worked on steamers in Puget Sound's mosquito fleet. The ships he sailed on included the "Flyer," "Cricket," "Multnomah," "State of Washington" and many others. Jarvis was born in 1872, and died in Tacoma in 1957.In 1898, Birney Jarvis had his portrait taken by Charles McMillan, a Vallejo, California, photographer. Jarvis wears his uniform as he stands in front of the studio backdrop. At that time, he would... more
    For many years, Birney M. Jarvis, Jr. worked on steamers in Puget Sound's mosquito fleet. The ships he sailed on included the "Flyer," "Cricket," "Multnomah," "State of Washington" and many others. Jarvis was born in 1872, and died in Tacoma in 1957.In 1898, Birney Jarvis had his portrait taken by Charles McMillan, a Vallejo, California, photographer. Jarvis wears his uniform as he stands in front of the studio backdrop. At that time, he would have been about 26 years old. less
  • Format
  • image
    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
  • Rights
  • Museum of History & Industry, Seattle