Great Northern Railway; Wellington, WA; King County; train wreck; snow; avalanche; disaster; woman
Carrie Phillips hiked from Scenic to Wellington through the snow after the avalanche to be with her husband, Ross, a brakeman on Great Northern no. 2. Ross Philips suffered only a crushed foot and scalded leg in the ordeal.
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad; Milwaukee Road West Coast Division; railroad, electric; power plant, electric; Kittitas County; Cle Elum, WA
Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad substation at Cle Elum the day of the inauguration of the electrification of the Milwaukee Coast Division, March 5, 1920. The Cle Elum depot is behind the substation.
coal miner; coal mining; Cumberland, WA; King County; Washington State; Hyde and Company
Coal miners in coal car descending to mine at the Hyde and Company Cumberland mine. Four miners wearing miners hats with lanterns sit in the car. Two hold on to rings that are fixed to the inside of the small car.