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Object ID 001.021.2
Scope & Content Blueprint sketches of old Snoqualmie Valley forts: Fort Smalley est. 1856, Fort Tilton and Fort Alden, 1856.

Sketches in white ink; 0 35 J.S. Whiting, in right corner; Appreciation to Mr. Will Taylor in left corner.

FORT SMALLEY, ESTABLISHED 1856, On Toll Gate Farm.
Drawing of log building with logs on sides horizontal; front door of vertical boards supported by cross-bars at top and bottom. Tree just to left of front corner of building, hills and trees in distance in background; in upper left corner is drawing showing dimensions of building.

AT MEADOWBROOK: FORT ALDEN, ESTABLISHED 1856.
Building with sides of horizontal logs; front door of vertical boards with crossbars top and bottom; porch roof of horizontal logs supported by log posts at corners and sides, extending beyond sides of building as balcony- brush and trees across Snoq. River in back. In upper left corner is drawing with dimensions of building.

FORT TILTON:BELOW SNOQUALMIE FALLS, ESTABLISHED 1856.
Drawing in white of horizontal logs on sides; vertical boards in front door with crossbars top and bottom; long shakes on roof; tree to left corner of building; on small hill at curve in river; tree along far bank of river. In upper left corner is drawing sowing dimensions of building.

Object Name blueprint
Collection Snoqualmie Valley Historical Museum Special Collection Archives
Title Snoqualmie Valley Forts
Search Terms Tollgate