• Created Date
  • ca. 1912
  • Description
  • In 1906, the passenger steamer FORTUNA, 81 tons, 107 feet in length, was built at the Anderson Steamboat Co. yard for Capt. Anderson and the Seattle Street Railway Co. and placed in service on Lake Washington. In 1927, the FORTUNA was converted to a ferry and sold by King County to the King Shipbuilding Co. of Seattle. (Source: Newell, Gordon, ed. "The H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest." Seattle: The Superior Company, 1966.).
  • Format
  • image
    nitrate negative
    5.75 x 3.5 in.
    Scanned from a nitrate negative using a Microtek Scanmaker 9800XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 6 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2009