"The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down." A. Whitney Brown.

About Us

My photo
San Juan Archipelago, Washington State, United States
A society formed in 2009 for the purpose of collecting, preserving, celebrating, and disseminating the maritime history of the San Juan Islands and northern Puget Sound area. Check this log for tales from out-of-print publications as well as from members and friends. There are circa 750, often long entries, on a broad range of maritime topics; there are search aids at the bottom of the log. Please ask for permission to use any photo posted on this site. Thank you.


One of the oldest cannery sites in SE Alaska.
59° 11' (59.1833°) north
135° 24' (135.4°) west
Backdated summer of 1978
Original photo from the archives of the 
Saltwater People Historical Society©

No comments:

Post a Comment

Archived Log Entries