Seattle, WA Fire, May 1901

Fire in Seattle, Washington.

SEATTLE, Washington, May 8.---A fire, originating in the basement of the Mitchell, Lewis & Staver Company building, where a large quantity of lubricating oil was stored, spread to the Globe Hotel, adjoining, and to a saloon and lodging house in the Leland Block, doing $50,000 damage.

The New York Times, New York, NY 9 May 1901