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  • The old sternwheeler SKAGIT CHIEF, later the PORT ORCHARD, went through another reincarnation in 1907, being rebuilt by Carlson Bros. at Port Blakeley as the TOURIST for the Navy Yard Route of the Puget Sound Navigation Co. The old house and machinery went into a new hull, TOURIST being registered as a new vessel. (pg. 140) Notes from Gordon Newell, ed., The H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest (Seattle: Superior Publishing Co,... more
    The old sternwheeler SKAGIT CHIEF, later the PORT ORCHARD, went through another reincarnation in 1907, being rebuilt by Carlson Bros. at Port Blakeley as the TOURIST for the Navy Yard Route of the Puget Sound Navigation Co. The old house and machinery went into a new hull, TOURIST being registered as a new vessel. (pg. 140) Notes from Gordon Newell, ed., The H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest (Seattle: Superior Publishing Co, 1966). less
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    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2001