• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1900
  • Description
  • In small towns, the general store served many community purposes. Customers at Mosman Bros. store ("Dealers in Every Thing") could make phone calls, buy tickets or send freight on the Northern Pacific Railroad, or pick up their mail.Sometime around 1900, a photographer snapped this image of Mosman Bros. general store in Washington State, with a group of people standing outside on the wooden sidewalk. It is currently unknown whether the name "S... more
    In small towns, the general store served many community purposes. Customers at Mosman Bros. store ("Dealers in Every Thing") could make phone calls, buy tickets or send freight on the Northern Pacific Railroad, or pick up their mail.Sometime around 1900, a photographer snapped this image of Mosman Bros. general store in Washington State, with a group of people standing outside on the wooden sidewalk. It is currently unknown whether the name "Sunset Telephone Office" on the window refers to the town (in south central King County) or just to the Sunset Telephone Company. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from original negative using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, 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