Northwestern Lumber Company Photo Album, Approximately 1900-1935  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Northwestern Lumber Company Photo Album
Dates
Approximately 1900-1935 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.25 linear feet, (1 album)
Collection Number
Mss.015
Summary
The album contains photographs of logging operations in Washington state near Hoquiam, the Moclips River, and the Tacoma waterfront.
Repository
University of Puget Sound, Archives & Special Collections
University of Puget Sound Archives & Special Collections
Collins Memorial Library
1500 N. Warner St.
CMB1021
Tacoma, WA
98416-1021
Telephone: 253-879-2669
archives@pugetsound.edu
Access Restrictions

This collection is available for research.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for preparing this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Northwestern Lumber Company was founded in 1882 as a sawmill owned by Simpson Lumber Company. It was known as Hoquiam Mill until 1984 when the name changed to Northwestern Lumber Company.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The scrapbook contains photographs mostly of logging operations in the Puget Sound area of Washington state, including Hoquiam, Moclips River, and the Tacoma waterfront.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Logging--Washington (State)
  • Sawmills--Washington (State)
  • Corporate Names :
  • Hoquiam Mill Company (Hoquiam, Wash.).
  • Northwestern Lumber Company (Wash.).
  • Geographical Names :
  • Washington (State)