Black waiters at the Fairhaven Hotel pose for this picture during Christmas 1891.
Black waiters at the Fairhaven Hotel pose for this picture during Christmas 1891. PHOTO COURTESY OF CENTER FOR PACIFIC NORTHWEST STUDIES
Black waiters at the Fairhaven Hotel pose for this picture during Christmas 1891. PHOTO COURTESY OF CENTER FOR PACIFIC NORTHWEST STUDIES

Few blacks settled in Whatcom County

November 13, 2007 3:10 PM