Dorsaz and Schwerin photographs, circa 1884-1887  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Photographer
Dorsaz and Schwerin
Title
Dorsaz and Schwerin photographs
Dates
circa 1884-1887 (inclusive)
Quantity
11 photographic prints (1 folder) ; 5 x 8 in.
Collection Number
PH0279
Summary
Photographs of logging near Utsalady, buildings at Port Blakely, and street scenes, harbor, and Native Americans in Seattle, Washington,1880s
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Entire collection can be viewed on the Libraries’ Digital Collections website. Permission of Visual Materials Curator required to view originals. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Frederick H. Dorsaz and Edward Schwerin billed themselves as "The Leading Gallery of Seattle," and their business was located on the Kenyon Block at the corner of Front and Madison Streets from 1884-1886.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Scenes of Washington including logging near Utsalady, buildings at Port Blakely and street scenes, harbor, Occidental Hotel and Indian camp at Seattle. Photographs are on "boudoir" size card mounts except item 11.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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Restrictions on Use

Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation, or publication. Contact Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries for details.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

SeattleReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Folder item
1 1 circa 1884
1 2 circa 1884
1 3
 Occidental Hotel, Seattle, Washington
Printed on card mount: Souvenir Art Studio.
circa 1884
1 4
 Yesler's Wharf and Seattle waterfront, looking toward West Seattle
Printed on card mount: Souvenir Art Studio.
circa 1884
1 5
 Group of Native Americans on the beach near tents
Printed on card mount: Views of Seattle and Vicinity. Written on verso: Indian Camp, Seattle.
circa 1884-1887

UtsaladyReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Folder item
1 6
 Men sitting on logs, on a skid road near Utsalady, Washington
Printed on card mount: Souvenir Art Studio.
circa 1884
1 7 circa 1884-1887
1 8
 Manager's house at Utsalady, Washington.
Written on verso: Manager's or Cn's house at Utsalady.
circa 1885

Views of Port Blakely and VicinityReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Folder item
1 9
 Port Blakely Hotel
Written on photo: The Port Blakely Hotel, kept by Daniel J. Sackman. Printed on card mount: Views of Port Blakely and Vicinity.
1886
1 10
 Farm house with outbuildings near beach at Port Blakely, Washington
Printed on card mount: Views of Port Blakely and Vicinity.
1886

Olympia, WashingtonReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Folder item
1 11
Olympia Militia Company in uniform in front of tents, Olympia, Washington
Written on verso: Third from left James McFadden.Photograph is a copy print.
circa 1877

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints