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Wednesday, August 13, 2014

A view of Seattle Steel, 1905

THEN: The Seattle Times, in its coverage of the then-new Seattle Steel plant on Sept. 10, 1905 — the year this photograph was recorded — noted that “the plant itself is a series of strong, substantial, cavernous sheds, built for use, not for beauty.”