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Archives | The 1906 crash of the steamer Dix

These Seattle Daily Times reports from 1906 tell the tale of the steamer Dix and those who were on board during the November crash and sinking. As many as 45 people were later thought to have died, including the ship's first mate, who had been at the helm. Now, divers believe they have found the steamer Dix.

Take a tour through local history

The Seattle Times Historical Archive is a searchable database of Seattle Times newspapers from 1900 through 1984. The archive reveals pages as they were originally published, with stories, photos and advertising.