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Lester Guard Station, Forest Service Road No. 45, Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie N, Lester, King County, WA



B&W Photos

HB1214359
Guard Station, Looking Southeast

HB1214360
Guard Station, Looking Southwest


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Item Title


Location
Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie N, Lester, WA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS WA-172
Significance: The Lester Guard Station is an intact example of a transitional USDA Forest Service facility which possesses strong historical associations with early Forest Service administration and also reflects the depression-era development of Forest Service policy and the accomplishments of the Civilian Conservation Corps.

Subjects
Guardhouses
Wooden Buildings
Security


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GUARD STATION, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
2. GUARD STATION, LOOKING SOUTHWEST


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