Puget Sound Power and Light Company photograph collection, circa 1903-1976  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Collector
Puget Sound Power and Light Company
Title
Puget Sound Power and Light Company photograph collection
Dates
circa 1903-1976 (inclusive)
Quantity
15 boxes copy prints
30 photograph albums and approximately 123 loose photographs (29 boxes)
Collection Number
PH0269
Summary
Photographs of Puget Sound Power and Light Projects, including the Electron project (1903), White River Project (1910-1911) and others.
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

The collection is open to the public.

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Languages
English


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Subjects include the Electron project (1903); White River Project (1910-1911); Interurban railway construction from Bellingham to Mt. Vernon (1911); Baker River Project; Pacific Northwest Traction Co.; Stone & Webster Management Tour of Facilities in Midwest and West (1911) including Banff and Lake Louise, Bellingham Bay, British Columbia, Everett, Georgetown Steam Plant (Seattle), Moran Mansion (Rosario Resort), Rainier National Park, Renton Coal Mine, Snoqualmie Power Plant, Tacoma County Club. Also included are images of Bellingham & Skagit Railway Company; Nootsack Power Plant; Whatcom Co. Railway and Light Co.

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Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1 Album 1 - Electron project. 1903 ; Album 2 - Electron project. 1903.
Album 1 contains prints matching copy negatives #1-#48. Album 2 contains prints matching copy negatives #49- #98.
1903
2 Album 3
3 Album 4 - Electron project
Album 4 contains prints matching copy negatives #152-#212.
1903-1904
4 Album 5 - Electron project
Album 5 contains prints matching copy negatives #213- #278; #278A; #290.
1904
5 Album 6 - Substations
Album 6 contains prints matching copy negatives #279-#328.
1904
6 Album 7 - Electron; York St. Substation, Seattle; Seattle & Everett Interurban Railway
Album 7 contains prints matching copy negatives #335- #380.
1910
7 Album 8 - White River Project
Album 8 contains prints matching copy negatives #381-#456.
1910
8 Album 8A - White River Project
Album 8A contains prints matching copy negatives #531-#605.
1910
9 Album 8B - White River Project
Album 8B contains prints matching copy negatives #457-#530.
1910
10 Album 8C - White River Project
Album 8C contains prints matching copy negatives #606-#680.
1910-1911
11 Album 9 - White River Project
Album 9 contains prints matching copy negatives #681-#754.
1911
12 Album 9A - White River Project
Album 9A contains prints matching copy negatives #755-#827.
1911
13 Album 9B - White River Project
Album 9B contains prints matching copy negatives #828-#901.
1911
14 Album 9C - White River Project
Album 9C contains prints matching copy negatives #902-#975.
1911
15 Album 9D - White River Project
Album 9D contains prints matching copy negatives #976-#1040.
1911
16 Album 10 - Interurban railway construction, Bellingham - Mt. Vernon
Album 10 contains prints matching copy negatives #1041-#1153.
1911-1912
17 Album 12 - White River project
Album contains prints matching copy negatives #1154-#1223.
1923-1925
18 Album - Stone & Webster party of inspection, Chicago - Washington State
Album contains prints matching copy negatives #1224-#1301.
September 1911
19 Album - Electron and White River Projects. Most 1911- 1912; Album - Miscellany, Electron project. Ca. 1910-1976; Album - Electron project. Ca. 1915-1975.
Album - Electron and White River Projects contains prints matching copy negatives #1302-#1383. Album - Miscellany, Electron project contains prints matching copy negatives #1400-#1429. Album - Electron project contains prints matching copy negatives #1448-#1474.
20 Album - Generating station, Electron. 1903-1904; Loose photos
Album contains prints matching copy negatives #1384-#1399. Loose photos match copy negatives #1540-#1541.
21 Album - Pacific Northwest Traction Co.
Album contains prints matching copy negatives #1590-#1666.
22 Album 18A - Baker River Project; Album 18B - Baker River Project
Album 18A contains prints matching copy negatives #2607- #2670. Album 18B contains copy negatives #2671-#2740.
23 Album 18C - Baker River Project; Album 18D - Baker River Project
Album 18C contains prints matching copy negatives #2741-#2816. Album 18D contains copy negatives #2817-#2881.
24 Loose photos
Loose photos match copy negatives #1475-#1528.
25 Loose photos
Loose photos match copy negatives #1529-#1559
26 Loose photos
Loose photos match copy negatives #1563-#1589.
27 Loose photos
Loose photos match copy negatives #1430-#1447.
28 Album
Mostly cyanotypes. Photographs of generating stations, substations and other operations.
1920s
29 Album
Mostly cyanotypes. Photographs of generating stations, substations and other operations.
1910s-1920s
1A Copy photographs. #1-169
2A Copy photographs. #170-359
3A Copy photographs. #360-480
4A Copy photographs. #481-640
5A Copy photographs. #641-780
6A Copy photographs. #781-940
7A Copy photographs. #941-1100
8A Copy photographs. #1101-1240
9A Copy photographs. #1241-1370
10A Copy photographs. #1371-1500
11A Copy photographs. #1501-1660
12A Copy photographs. #1661-2100
13A Copy photographs. #2101-2626
14A Copy photographs. #2621-2750
15A Copy photographs. #2751-2881

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  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photograph albums
  • Photographic prints

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)