Back caption: "The Everett-Monte Cristo Rlwy. (1893-1933) was constructed primarily to transport the Rich Ore from the mines in the Monte Cristo-Silverton District to Everett smelter. It also served Verlot, Robe, Granite Falls, and Hartford. A large portion of Snohomish County's Mountain Loop Highway now follows the old roadbed. Pub. by Fred J. Shaw. 6915 Columbia Court. Everett, Wash."