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Seattle"s economic development 1880-1910

Alexander Norbert MacDonald

Seattle"s economic development 1880-1910

by Alexander Norbert MacDonald

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Published by MacDonald] in [Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seattle (Wash.) -- Economic conditions.,
  • Seattle (Wash.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alexander Norbert MacDonald.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 349 leaves.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14353304M

    MacDonald, Alexander Norbert, "Seattle's Economic Development, ," unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of Washington, McWilliams, Mary, Seattle Water Department History, (Seattle, ) Seattle Water Department and Dogwood Press. Media in category "Seattle, Washington in the s" The following 83 files are in this category, out of 83 total. 2nd and Pike, jpg 5, × 3,; MB.

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After finishing his business training in Pough- larger study of Seattle's early economic development. JANUARY, 1. Source: Alexander Norbert McDonald, "Seattle's Economic Development, ," Ph.D.

Dissertation, University of Washington, BySeattle's position as the state's commercial center was assured. The region's rail and water transportation network also concentrated in the city.

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Seattle metro area, third quarter (U.S. = $1,; Area = $1,) Source: U.S. BLS, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages. Seattle Area Economic Summary: This summary presents a sampling of economic information for the area; supplemental data are provided for regions and the nation.

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Kimmons, Neil C. "The Historical Development of Seattle as a Metropolitan Area." Master's Thesis, University of Washington, Livingston, Victoria Hartwell. "Erastus Brainerd: The Bankruptcy of Brilliance." Master's Thesis, University of Washington, MacDonald, Alexander Norbert.

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You can revive it by posting a reply. 1 adamhindman First Message. pm. The seventh essay in the Turning Points series for The Seattle Times traces the Seattle area's economic ups and downs starting inwhen the Northern Pacific Railroad's selection of Tacoma for its terminus burst Seattle's first speculative bubble.

The article continues with recaps of the economic Panic ofthe Great Depression, and the Boeing Bust of the early s, which prompted a.Their campaign finally ended on January 6,when workers drove the last spike into the Great Northern Railway track and opened transcontinental travel to Seattle. Building a world-class city In June63 acres of Seattle's business district was leveled by fire.

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