Okanogan, the Land of Opportunity

One booklet (unp., ill, photos, tables, 17 x 12 cm.) promoting the Okanogan area as a land of great opportunity for settlers. It describes the potential opportunities in fruit and livestock raising, wheat farming, and mining and how the Columbia & Okanogan steamboats provide access to the area. Also mentions the recreational opportunites of Lake Chelan; centerfold photograph of fishermen at Dumphy Falls. Includes a schedule of the sailings between Wenatchee and Brewster. There are black and white photographs of sternwheeler steamboats sailing on rivers on both covers. Distributed at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition in Seattle, 1909. Published by the Columbia & Okanogan Steamboat Company.

Details

Creation Date: 1909

Catalog ID: 2019.25.1.3

Call Number: EPH/979.728/C723o/1909

Object Types: booklet

Creator: Wenatchee, WA

Dimensions: Height 17 cm . Width 12 cm

Related Subjects: Columbia & Okanogan Steamboat Company Okanogan valley sternwheeler steamship travel brochure, promotional Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Lake Chelan Dumphy Falls wheat farming irrigation land settlement cattle ranching fruit industry Brewster, WA Wenatchee, WA fishing Okanogan County