Spokane -- Railroads -- Northern Pacific (#01)

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Title

Spokane -- Railroads -- Northern Pacific (#01)

Subject

Railroads -- Washington (State) -- Spokane; Northern Pacific Railroad Company; Railroads -- Northwest, Pacific -- Design and construction

Description

Copy of a photo by William Donahue showing the construction of the first Northern Pacific freight depot in Spokane - located between 2nd and 3rd on Madison. Sill plates of the structure are in the process of being laid. Passenger depot is the two story building on the right of the tracks in the rear. Taken c. 1888.

Source

Teakle Collection. Northwest Room. Spokane Public Library

Date

1888

Rights

https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Format

image/tiff

Type

Black-and-white photographs

Rights

Spokane Public Library has determined that this unpublished photograph was created before 1898 and has passed into the public domain.

Collection

Citation

“Spokane -- Railroads -- Northern Pacific (#01),” Spokane Public Library, accessed September 18, 2021, https://lange.spokanelibrary.org/items/show/2253.