Artifact of the Week History What's in the Collection?

What’s in the Collection?

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You might be wondering what these two pieces are and why the Museum would collect them?

These are two pieces of slag  found by a local homeowner on his property that borders the original location of the Puget Sound and Alaska Powder Company Mill which exploded on September 17, 1930.  For more information take a look at Margaret Riddle’s excellent essay here.

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