Caption on front in ink: "Town of Sumas, May 1904" and on reverse in ink: "Jessie Lindsay Johnson - May 29, 1904 - Presented by Jay Record My Pard (?) - Erwin Parnnett - Sumas, Wash." Village of Sumas with Northern Pacific trains going through center of town in two directions. Several commercial buildings are visible including Sumas News, Hotel Mt Baker and several others unidentified, as well as many houses, a school and a church. The forest is in the middle ground with farms at the edge and mountains in the distance. There are planked sidewalks and several streets in a grid pattern.