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Catalog Number 1994.019.003.023
Caption Anacortes Lumber & Box Mill after fire
Description Anacortes Lumber and Box Company sustained a sawmill fire on February 23, 1938. The Mt. Vernon Fire Department responded to the call for aid and made the 18 miles in record time. The mill was able to re-open in July 1940, but a devastating fire on Julne 25, 1941, closed the mill permanently.
Date 1938/02/23
Subjects Disaster - Fire
Place - Anacortes, WA
Industry - Mill - Lumber
Credit line Donated by John Tursi, September 1994
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Anacortes Lumber & Box Co.
Object Name Print, Photographic