Tacoma's Salmon Beach (Images of America) by Roger Cushman Edwards PDF

By Roger Cushman Edwards

Perched at the shorelines of the Tacoma Narrows, the group of Salmon seashore overlooks the marvelous Tacoma Narrows Bridge. outfitted as a chain of fishing shacks at the seashore, Salmon seashore took on a extra permanent
flavor after Henry O. Foss towed his two-story boathouse from the town to the tidelands south of aspect Defiance. After electrical energy used to be brought in 1934, more well-off cottages have been inbuilt this fishing neighborhood. From summer season seashore tenting to an remoted safe haven in the midst of a urban, a haven for rumrunners in the course of Prohibition to the counterculture enclave of the Nineteen Sixties, the neighborhood of Salmon seashore has weathered fires, evictions, landslides,
and govt caprice to turn into the original local of Tacoma it truly is today.

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