Captions on reverse: "J.H. Bloedel - New Whatcom, WN September 10, 1896" and: "Mrs. Dawn Egan - Head of B.B.I. woman to the right of man with hat over face who is R.G. Gamwell, Mrs. Gamwell is the 4th person to his left. Merve Dickenson standing 2nd from Mrs. Eagan's [sic] right." B.B.I. was Bellingham Bay Improvement Company.