EVERETT , acity, a sub-
See also:port of entry, and the
See also:county-seat of Snohomish county,
See also:Washington, U.S.A., on
See also:Puget Sound, at the mouth of the Snohomish
See also:river, about 35 M . N. of
See also:Seattle. pop . (1900) 7838; (1910 U . S.
See also:census) 24,814 . The city is served by the
See also:Northern Pacific and the
See also:Great Northern
See also:railways, being the western
See also:terminus of the latter's
See also:main transcontinental
See also:line, by interurban electric railway, and by several lines of Sound and
See also:freight and passenger steamboats . Everett has a
See also:harbour with several large iron piers . Among its
See also:principal buildings are a Carnegie library, a Y.M.C.A.
See also:building and two hospitals . The buildings of the Pacific
See also:College were erected here by the
See also:Norwegian Lutheran
See also:Church in 1908 . The city is in a
See also:rich lumbering, gardening, farming, and copper-, gold- and
See also:district . There is a U.S. assayer's
See also:office here, and there are extensive shipyards, a large paper
See also:mill, iron
See also:works, and, just outside the city limits, the smelters of the
See also:American Smelters Securities
See also:Company, in connexion with which is one of the two
See also:plants in the United States for saving arsenic from smelter fumes .
See also:Lumber interests, however, are of most importance, and here are some of the largest lumber plants in the Pacific Northwest . Red-
See also:cedar shingles are an important product .
Everett was settled in 1891 and was incorporated in 1893 . Its rapid growth is due to its favourable situation as acommercial port, its transportation facilities, and its nearness to extensive forests whence the material for itschief
See also:industries is obtained .
SIR GEORGE EVEREST (1790—1866)
ALEXANDER HILL EVERETT (1790-1847)
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