When Coal Was King: Lake Wilderness Park

As summer skies bring warm weather, Lake Wilderness will become a popular destination for family fun. Lake Wilderness Park is a 117-acre gem located...

“WHEN COAL WAS KING” 25619 Lawson Assessor Photos

25619 Lawson Assessor Photos

WHEN COAL WAS KING: Pac Coast Cement Plant – Seattle 1935

WHEN COAL WAS KING: Pac Coast Cement Plant – Seattle 1935

Rev. J.H. Woodley

Rev. J.H. Woodley

WHEN COAL WAS KING: Ye Olde GRG old Lodge

Ye Olde GRG old Lodge

WHEN COAL WAS KING: Sourdough’s Museum Relics

WHEN COAL WAS KING: Sourdough’s Museum Relics

When Coal Was King: Dick Craine & Half-Wolf Dog, circa 1901

He could have been known as the Buffalo Bill Cody of the Northwest. And for a short time Captain Dick Craine told his tales...

Black Diamond Ladies Basketball circa 1901

Black Diamond Ladies Basketball circa 1901

When Coal Was King: Green River at Eagle Gorge ca. 1911

As noted in last week’s column, 1911 was a pivotal year for water resources in King and Pierce Counties.  That November, heavy rains caused...
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When Coal Was King: Tacoma’s Green River Lower Headworks ca. 1911

The year 1911 was a significant one in the history of early attempts to tame the Cedar, Green, and White Rivers for water supplies...
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