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"Eliza Anderson," steamboat, ca. 1880 -  8bb2115d069eeb06b8aa673716bc12dc

"Eliza Anderson," steamboat, ca. 1880 - 8bb2115d069eeb06b8aa673716bc1...

Transcribed from photograph: "Ships. Eliza Anderson (steamer). Came to Puget Sound in 1859, wrecked at Dutch Harbor, Alaska, March 1898."

1st Ave. looking north from Cherry St., ca. 1890 -  0440b249a2ff880b69c57e2cdd466707

1st Ave. looking north from Cherry St., ca. 1890 - 0440b249a2ff880b69...

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Streets. Front St. [1st Ave.] Ca. 1890-1900. Looking north from Cherry Street. Hershberg & Co. in foreground."

1st Ave. north from Cherry St. ca. 1907 -  f80adad963596fd96da0934e3a3c4203 (page 1)

1st Ave. north from Cherry St. ca. 1907 - f80adad963596fd96da0934e3a3...

The Washington Building, Union Block, Postal Telegraph Building and Colman Building appear on the left side of the street. front back

1st Ave. north from Yesler Way, 1878 -  695f116ee1ff339296956be453baf1ac

1st Ave. north from Yesler Way, 1878 - 695f116ee1ff339296956be453baf1...

Transcribed from photograph: "Streets. Front Street [1st Ave.]. 1878. Looking North from Mill Street [Yesler Way]."

2nd Ave. north from James St., 1907 -  1482bc5c9bcf316698efcc64ba3afb84

2nd Ave. north from James St., 1907 - 1482bc5c9bcf316698efcc64ba3afb8...

Transcribed from photograph: "Streets. Second Ave. 1907. Looking North from James St. 1. Alaska Building. 2. Oriental Block. 3. Crown Block. 4. Seattle Hotel." This seems to have significant retouching, both ... More

2nd Ave. south from Spring St., ca. 1911 -  e4ffd946e5e1db20626ac38942677572 (page 1)

2nd Ave. south from Spring St., ca. 1911 - e4ffd946e5e1db20626ac38942...

The Majestic Theatre (also known as the Empress Theatre and Palace Hippodrome Theatre) appears on the left followed by the Black and White Hat Shop and United Cigars. The Leary Building appears at the end of th... More

3rd Ave. looking north from Seneca, ca. 1900 -  8a2f0c7336106afb723a2a562277d628

3rd Ave. looking north from Seneca, ca. 1900 - 8a2f0c7336106afb723a2a...

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Streets. Third Ave. Looking north from Seneca. Plymouth Church and Denny Hotel in background. Signed by Webster & Stevens. Ca. 1900."

Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition Forestry Building, 1909 -  3a92890410ec7632e3d716e3a43bd66e

Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition Forestry Building, 1909 - 3a92890410e...

Transcribed from photograph: "Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition. 1909. Forestry building. Saunders and Lawton, architects."

Battle of Seattle, ca. 1890 -  c9eae3ec8fca795f70399f8010ba1ff9

Battle of Seattle, ca. 1890 - c9eae3ec8fca795f70399f8010ba1ff9

Transcribed from photograph: "Battle of Seattle. Jan. 26, 1856. Settlers fleeing to the fort. Drawing by Emily Inez Denny. U.S.S. Decatur at right. Drawn in the 1890's when doing research for her book "Blazing the Way.""

Boaters at Leschi Park, ca. 1905 -  a1de6249d222bc47beb5bc7f037a8b79 (page 1)

Boaters at Leschi Park, ca. 1905 - a1de6249d222bc47beb5bc7f037a8b79 (...

The park was named after Chief Leschi of the Nisqually tribe. It was developed in 1889 by the Lake Washington Cable Railway Company and included many features such as a dance pavilion (constructed in 1902), a z... More

Ben Downing with pet malamute, ca. 1899 -  7b468680c9f52ef40a5eec47509bb7b2

Ben Downing with pet malamute, ca. 1899 - 7b468680c9f52ef40a5eec47509...

Transcribed from photograph: ""Dogs. Ben Downing's pet malamute."" Downing was a Yukon mail carrier from 1897 to 1906.; Copy photographer is Arthur Warner Churchill. Original photographer possibly L.E. Robertson.

Boats docked at Oregon Improvement Company docks, ca. 1890 -  f67e2182c49f5e3535128ba73f5dc774

Boats docked at Oregon Improvement Company docks, ca. 1890 - f67e2182...

(Seattle Public Library did not give a description) File:North Pacific and TJ Potter (steamboats), Seattle, 1891.JPG dates this as 1891 and says "The smaller sidewheel steamer on the left is the North Pacific... More

Cable powerhouse at 2nd Ave. and Denny Way, ca. 1892 -  89c0e4a6d6888e7868a9095152ce8cbd

Cable powerhouse at 2nd Ave. and Denny Way, ca. 1892 - 89c0e4a6d6888e...

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Buildings. Cable powerhouse, North Seattle. Denny Way and 2nd Ave. Built 1889; later demolished." MOHAI adds on their copy of this: "In 1888, J. M. Thompson, a developer ... More

City Hall Park, Frye Hotel and Smith Tower, ca. 1915 -  e774ab5c3faf252d77aed0e34f900c4f (page 1)

City Hall Park, Frye Hotel and Smith Tower, ca. 1915 - e774ab5c3faf25...

Street view of City Hall Park, Frye Hotel and Smith Tower. The Frye Hotel was constructed in 1911 and designed by the architects Charles H. Bebb and Louis L. Mendel. The project was funded by Seattle pioneer Ge... More

Class of South School, 1889 -  e1764f0030e70d516d886df0d6f356d4

Class of South School, 1889 - e1764f0030e70d516d886df0d6f356d4

Transcribed from front of photograph: "Seattle Portraits. Group. Class of South School Grade 3A. (Florence Stowell (Hubbart) teacher) 1889." Transcribed from back of photograph: “Miss Florence Stowell (Hubbart)... More

Class of South School, November 28, 1899 -  fe4518de1c5f6b62a36410a6ac45bd9d

Class of South School, November 28, 1899 - fe4518de1c5f6b62a36410a6ac...

Transcribed from front of photograph: "Seattle Portraits. Group. Class of South School. Nov. 28, 1899." Transcribed from back of photograph: “CLASS PICTURE- Taken Nov 28. 1899- Foto From Charles Givens- Reading... More

Engine House No. 2, 1890 -  682359180b025710b2d4d518e6012158

Engine House No. 2, 1890 - 682359180b025710b2d4d518e6012158

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Buildings. Fire station (Engine House #2) Exterior. N.E. corner of 3rd Ave. and Pine Street. Built 1890; demolished 1906. Photo taken 1890."

Felker House, ca. 1880 -  265c99d649e79572ec0e79a48e7a04b3

Felker House, ca. 1880 - 265c99d649e79572ec0e79a48e7a04b3

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Hotels. Felker house. Jackson St. and Front St. Built 1853. Signed by Peiser."

George Braas drawing at base of Snoqualmie Falls, ca. 1890 -  03e78b1919d4fc21aa2020d0b4505c38

George Braas drawing at base of Snoqualmie Falls, ca. 1890 - 03e78b19...

Transcribed from photograph: "Snoqualmie Falls."; 50; Snoqualmie Falls, WA

Future site of Seattle Public Library at 4th Ave. and Madison St., ca. 1904 -  67fdfa53e0285c11eb460725f85c29b2

Future site of Seattle Public Library at 4th Ave. and Madison St., ca....

Transcribed from photograph: "Public Library. 1906-. Site before demolition of houses. About 1904. McNaught house at left." That is to say, McNaught house at left and pretty much hidden by the tree.

Grain warehouses at Pine City, Washington, circa 1900 -  a15373d7d5b6f98f32040bd7ec7c45d2
Governor Ernest Lister, ca. 1915 -  97533f31fc4c952e6e612e9b64f5e7b6

Governor Ernest Lister, ca. 1915 - 97533f31fc4c952e6e612e9b64f5e7b6

Transcribed from photograph: "Portraits. Lister, Ernest, 1870-1919. (Second from right). Governor of Washington 1913-1919. Born Halifax, England. Resident of Tacoma."

Gully formation, St. John, Washington, March 6, 1952 -  d1e8833ec735e4205362b07e5fa78921

Gully formation, St. John, Washington, March 6, 1952 - d1e8833ec735e4...

Four miles northwest of St. John, Washington on 3-26-1952. The gully was too large to cross. You can see another gully forming on right.

Homes on the Puget Sound, ca. 1910 -  b0405cfc7dcdaaf065431849ff0288d0
Hulls under construction at Cooke and Lake Shipyard, 1905 -  a14269340528dec9a58060f87cbed38f

Hulls under construction at Cooke and Lake Shipyard, 1905 - a14269340...

Transcribed from photograph: "Hulls under construction. Cooke & Lake Shipyard. Ballard." The 1910 City Directory lists the location of the shipyard at the foot of 30th Ave. NW.

Indigenous woman sitting outside of building, ca. 1899 -  85c242f01232d43ac9b54b1bde9b2713

Indigenous woman sitting outside of building, ca. 1899 - 85c242f01232...

The caption appears to be a play on a George Wither's poem which reads "If she think not well of me, What care I how fair she be?" The identity and location of the woman are unknown.; "If she be not fair to me,... More

Indigenous woman in Nome, Alaska, September 28, 1899 -  e9dfc08518134dcc6424854840d3a4dd

Indigenous woman in Nome, Alaska, September 28, 1899 - e9dfc08518134d...

The same photograph was published on page 277 of the "Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen's Magazine," Volume 29 and the June 1900 issue of "Harper's Weekly." The woman's identity is unknown. Gold w... More

James Frank McCoy's house, Oakesdale, Washington, 1878 -  abb93b7792404f65293e5a7f32953738

James Frank McCoy's house, Oakesdale, Washington, 1878 - abb93b779240...

James Frank and Margaret Haptonstall McCoy sitting on the porch of their first home built in Oakesdale, Washington. The house is located on Third Street and is still being used as a family residence. Note: name... More

James Henry and Lena Shipley McCoy, Oakesdale, Washington, circa 1890 -  76b712733d437bb3afe3edffa283986c

James Henry and Lena Shipley McCoy, Oakesdale, Washington, circa 1890 ...

James Henry McCoy was born in Benton County, Oregon and came to the area in November of 1876. He and Lena Shipley McCoy were married in 1888 at Oakesdale. Lena was also born in Benton County, Oregon and came to... More

Judge Pickrell Mansion, Colfax, Washington, 1950 -  b35b6014bace0a32e37b462e3a7c8380

Judge Pickrell Mansion, Colfax, Washington, 1950 - b35b6014bace0a32e3...

This Queen Anne house (center of photo) was known as the Judge Pickrell mansion. It was built by pioneer Colfax banker Alfred Coolidge. The house was purchased by Judge John N. Pickrell and his wife Maude somet... More

Leona Mountain, Ferry County, Washington circa 1960s -  8a68da30b11553fa1975d9fb2d68c741 (page 1)

Leona Mountain, Ferry County, Washington circa 1960s - 8a68da30b11553...

Rough fescue, pine grass range in excellent condition, Leona Mountain, Ferry County, Washington. Note: No. W-3705-9 on back of photo and in white ink on black band on left of picture. Undated photo; estimated a... More

Man riding on Chilkoot Pass tramway, ca. 1899 -  245d74309c9cd36286f6e6e3c32fe846

Man riding on Chilkoot Pass tramway, ca. 1899 - 245d74309c9cd36286f6e...

During the Klondike Gold Rush, several hoists and tramways were constructed to help prospectors transport heavy loads of supplies and cargo over the pass. Prior to the construction of the tramways, prospectors ... More

Mouth of Stikine River, ca. 1899 -  4e786ce8847fb91cb504c806bf344881

Mouth of Stikine River, ca. 1899 - 4e786ce8847fb91cb504c806bf344881

Mouth of the Stickeen River, near Wrangel, Alaska. A.C.P. 59.; Location approximated.

New Washington Hotel, ca. 1909 -  4745cc25d178de10bc1f363ca722b9d1 (page 1)

New Washington Hotel, ca. 1909 - 4745cc25d178de10bc1f363ca722b9d1 (pa...

Constructed in 1908, the New Washington Hotel replaced the previous Washington Hotel (originally known as the Denny Hotel) which had been displaced by the 1902 Denny Regrade. front ... More

Northern Pacific Railroad depot, Oakesdale, Washington, circa 1900 -  95b8b1afd6e39e411f288a708c472adf

Northern Pacific Railroad depot, Oakesdale, Washington, circa 1900 - ...

The Northern Pacific Railroad depot was located at the southern city limits of Oakesdale, Washington. The Northern Pacific line (later the Burlington) ran a branch line from Spokane, Washington to Lewiston, Idaho.

Olympic School, March 16, 1904 -  5de6860de51020fd544741f5a9332520

Olympic School, March 16, 1904 - 5de6860de51020fd544741f5a9332520

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Schools. Olympic School. 26th S. and Norman. Built 1891; demolished 1931. Exterior. Frame. View of front from right side. March 16, 1904. Operated as an annex to Rainier Sc... More

Parrington Hall, ca. 1907 -  3a533bbd12a48e2f3d8f1f58b6b07e49 (page 1)

Parrington Hall, ca. 1907 - 3a533bbd12a48e2f3d8f1f58b6b07e49 (page 1)

Parrington Hall was constructed between 1901 and 1902. front back

Paradise Inn at Mt. Rainier, ca. 1925, postcard - 8a8e2fd12585f4f985ec23d41c9dfb5d (page 1)

Paradise Inn at Mt. Rainier, ca. 1925, postcard - 8a8e2fd12585f4f985ec...

Transcribed from front of postcard: "40217 The In [sic] and Tatoosh Range Rainier Nat. Park."; 40217; Paradise Inn, 52807 Skyline Trail, Paradise, WA 98368 front back

Polar bear cage at Woodland Park Zoo, ca. 1915 -  68ef401b9a5ee577a368c5a564485995 (page 1)

Polar bear cage at Woodland Park Zoo, ca. 1915 - 68ef401b9a5ee577a368...

Polar bear cage at Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, ca. 1915 front back

Power Farming demonstration, Pullman, Washington, 1918 -  e821d751fd66250a609150002bd1e611

Power Farming demonstration, Pullman, Washington, 1918 - e821d751fd66...

A Power Farming demonstration in Pullman, Washington in 1918.

Ravenna Park and Lake Washington, ca. 1910 -  49817660bbf4af93ca2c5d4fd84c3043 (page 1)

Ravenna Park and Lake Washington, ca. 1910 - 49817660bbf4af93ca2c5d4f...

Ravenna Park was named after Ravenna, Italy by the land's original owner, W.W. Beck ca. 1889. The park was also known as Ravenna Springs and Big Tree Park. Between 1919 and 1931, the park was referred to as Roo... More

Reindeer at Woodland Park, March 7, 1898 -  3bcfeda24ae7a45349901c1e197867bf

Reindeer at Woodland Park, March 7, 1898 - 3bcfeda24ae7a45349901c1e19...

Transcribed from photograph: "9066 - Government Reindeer en route for Alaska, Woodland Park, Seattle, Wash., U.S.A. Copyright 1898 by B.L. Lingley." The reindeer, originally from Norway, were being shipped to A... More

Reverend Albert Atwood, ca. 1874 -  fe1fed233ac482984f9492a421e2265e

Reverend Albert Atwood, ca. 1874 - fe1fed233ac482984f9492a421e2265e

Transcribed from photograph: "Portraits. Atwood, Rev. Albert, 1832-1926. Pioneer Methodist pastor, 1874. Later circuit rider for the Puget Sound district."; This copy photograph is believed to be taken by Erle ... More

Ruins at 2nd Ave. and Columbia St. following the Great Fire, June 1889 -  39d81f123088719fbe3ea40829268dfc

Ruins at 2nd Ave. and Columbia St. following the Great Fire, June 1889...

Fire. Ruins. Front Street. Looking West from Second Avenue and Columbia Street from the Boston Block. The ruins that we see here are mainly on Front Street (later First Avenue). The block between that and Sec... More

Seattle Electrics baseball team, ca. 1910 -  88074439c91133b5d13302d0a2f946d4

Seattle Electrics baseball team, ca. 1910 - 88074439c91133b5d13302d0a...

The Electrics were formed in July 1901 as part of a four team league from the Seattle Electric Company. The other three teams were Madison Line, Union Trunk Line and Office Team. The last mention of one of thei... More

Seattle Mail and Herald, v. 4, no. 20, Mar. 30, 1901 newspaper - c7e293782265b4d29d9842b7910907ee (page 6)
Seattle Mail and Herald, v. 9, no. 20, Apr. 7, 1906 newspaper - 76d87c0cec9b7649bb22c1b802bee8c7 (page 4)

Seattle Mail and Herald, v. 9, no. 20, Apr. 7, 1906 newspaper - 76d87c...

Page 1 includes portrait of composer Harry P. Girard. Page 4 article discusses the Washington militia's involvement in the Philippine-American War.

Seattle Public Library booth at Child Welfare Exhibit, May 25-31, 1914 -  77853bdfe79c8e7a72efb0fe738387d6

Seattle Public Library booth at Child Welfare Exhibit, May 25-31, 1914...

According to the 1914 annual report: "The Library's share in the Child Welfare Exhibit, held at the Armory the last week in May, consisted of space twelve by thirty feet in which a miniature children's room was... More

Seattle waterfront north from S. Jackson St., ca. 1907 -  cb9a6e6903f7b2cd995c641b4286546b (page 1)

Seattle waterfront north from S. Jackson St., ca. 1907 - cb9a6e6903f7...

The Lilly Dock (Pier C) appears at the far right at the base of S. Jackson St. followed by the Pacific Coast Steamship Line Company (Pier B) at the base of S. Main St. The Washington Hotel appears at the far le... More

Seattle waterfront looking north, ca. 1902 -  581559ebec10f91873edf2a8e2b90e40 (page 1)
Sitka Fishing Club, ca. 1910 -  a22853cbaa8ceb711acac54e24da4eb9 (page 1)
Smith Tower, ca. 1915, postcard - ce9f9c29299f5571a7a1fb61af7b51c5 (page 1)

Smith Tower, ca. 1915, postcard - ce9f9c29299f5571a7a1fb61af7b51c5 (pa...

Transcribed from postcard: "Second Ave and the 42 Story L.C. Smith Bldg. Seattle. U.S.A. Eight elevators-two serving the tower. Six hundred Offices. Six stores. Telegraph office on first Floor. Barber Shop, Res... More

Squire's Opera House, between 1882 and 1884 -  0b52f25ecd524be1a9fc7d109ede4361
Steamers "Nellie" and "W.F. Munroe," 1888 or 1889 -  cd3768a73f35bf4a65b21a20cc6287a8
Steel Ship Construction, Seattle, ca. 1915 -  2260627fac23f5750677cbe8690f47f1 (page 1)

Steel Ship Construction, Seattle, ca. 1915 - 2260627fac23f5750677cbe8...

The exact location of the dock is unknown. It's possible that it belongs to the Seattle Dry Dock Company. front back

Stickels Millinery at 415 Union St., ca. 1909 -  a7731d3fa3ff79c1c532f1237d7cf536

Stickels Millinery at 415 Union St., ca. 1909 - a7731d3fa3ff79c1c532f...

The 1910 City Directory lists Ella T. Stickels as the proprietor of Stickels Millinery.

Submarine Torpedo Boat F3, ca. 1918 -  94a929458be2ff390bd64c83c814a220 (page 1)

Submarine Torpedo Boat F3, ca. 1918 - 94a929458be2ff390bd64c83c814a22...

Transcribed from front of postcard: "Submarine Torpedo Boat F3. Torko's Studio, Port Townsend Wash. No. 259" Transcribed from back of postcard: "Submarine Torpedo boat. F3." Location is likely near Fort Worden.... More

Taku Glacier, Alaska, ca. 1899 -  13c3d7222ada592da76c31d648b921b0

Taku Glacier, Alaska, ca. 1899 - 13c3d7222ada592da76c31d648b921b0

The original Tlingit name for Foster Glacier was Taku Glacier. It was also known as Schulze Glacier in the 1880s and Foster Glacier in the 1890s before reverting to its first name.; Foster Glacier, Taku Inlet. ... More

Team of horses pulling log at Huron Lumber Company, Bothell, Wash., ca. 1890 -  8cf597db9c25eda9ca5c984d7f752cb7

Team of horses pulling log at Huron Lumber Company, Bothell, Wash., ca...

Transcribed from photograph: "Logging scene Bothell, Wash. - Huron Lumber Co."

The Town Crier, v.19, no.50, Dec. 13, 1924 postcard - 12c033f191dc12e15c78259b233f97ab (page 2)

The Town Crier, v.19, no.50, Dec. 13, 1924 postcard - 12c033f191dc12e1...

Annual Christmas number. Page 12 discusses efforts to change the name of Mount Rainier to Mount Tacoma. Page 13 article discusses the establishment of the Sandpoint Naval Base. Pages 17-25 and page 51 include p... More

Thomas Fletcher Oakes, Oakesdale, Washington circa 1886 -  36686040d41b9dab952eb932059cddd1

Thomas Fletcher Oakes, Oakesdale, Washington circa 1886 - 36686040d41...

Portrait of Thomas Fletcher Oakes. The town of Oakesdale was named by the Northern Pacific Land Company in honor of Mr. Oakes, Vice President of the Northern Pacific Railroad from November 1883 through 1888. Th... More

Touring cars staged at Mt. Rainier's Paradise Inn, ca. 1923 -  e27ad88f1280dfeca96b14621e7d3cb5 (page 1)

Touring cars staged at Mt. Rainier's Paradise Inn, ca. 1923 - e27ad88...

Transcribed from front of postcard: "Mid-July Scene at Paradise Inn. Rainier National Park. Ranapar Studio. T-14."; T-14; Paradise Inn, 52807 Skyline Trail, Paradise, WA 98368

View east from Elliott Bay, 1870 -  a3c680a4aec2a4334a28c0c086ce83c2

View east from Elliott Bay, 1870 - a3c680a4aec2a4334a28c0c086ce83c2

Transcribed from photograph: "Views. From Elliott Bay. 1870. From Harper's News Monthly, Sept. 1870. p. 491."

View east from Elliott Bay, 1900 -  857a342c4fae5341da5a414d11f7e16b

View east from Elliott Bay, 1900 - 857a342c4fae5341da5a414d11f7e16b

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle. Views. From Elliott Bay. 1900. Looking east. View 1."

View from James St. looking NW, ca. 1885 -  b6d0de38a4cecf1d386c9ee4b104f2bd

View from James St. looking NW, ca. 1885 - b6d0de38a4cecf1d386c9ee4b1...

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Views. From James Street hill. Ca. 1885. Looking northwest. Territorial University in background."

View north from Pine St., 1885 -  43751f607e2c10a5852895ea71a98f5c

View north from Pine St., 1885 - 43751f607e2c10a5852895ea71a98f5c

Transcribed from photograph: "Views. From Pine St. Vicinity. About 1885. Looking North to Lake Union."

View north on 2nd Ave. from James St., 1907 -  39fb9e9b2c191e634f07c2f70b9b4943

View north on 2nd Ave. from James St., 1907 - 39fb9e9b2c191e634f07c2f...

Transcribed from photograph: "Streets. Second Ave. 1907. Looking North from James St. 1. Alaska building 2. Oriental block. 3. Crown block. 4. Seattle hotel."

View of fire ruins from 2nd Ave. and Columbia St., June 1889 -  f0b462ad4211297a6462083f3c0bb3e6

View of fire ruins from 2nd Ave. and Columbia St., June 1889 - f0b462...

Transcribed from photograph: "Fire. June 6, 1889. Ruins. Looking West from Second Avenue and Columbia Street from the Boston block."

View SE from 4th Ave. and Seneca St., 1886 -  7bbd9da1b233fc77a318a1a40e8ea2ae

View SE from 4th Ave. and Seneca St., 1886 - 7bbd9da1b233fc77a318a1a4...

Transcribed from photograph: "Hospitals. Providence Hospital. Fifth Avenue and Madison Street. Built 1882; demolished 1911. 1886. 1. F.H. Whitworth house. 2. Dan Hill service buildings. 3. Two Nelson Chilberg h... More

View west from near 5th Ave. and Terrace St., ca. 1905 -  dac14fdc034b08f898d2759b67e51644 (page 1)

View west from near 5th Ave. and Terrace St., ca. 1905 - dac14fdc034b...

Hotel Mansfield, located at 417 James St., appears at the bottom right.

Washington State College in Pullman, Washington, circa 1910 -  3d471b089cad9c0c819de89368a7cd87

Washington State College in Pullman, Washington, circa 1910 - 3d471b0...

Historical postcard photo of Washington State College in Pullman, Washington. Washington State College became Washington State University in 1959.

Washington State University campus, 1921 -  c782ef6a6cbe5a2b38fd5528e937e176

Washington State University campus, 1921 - c782ef6a6cbe5a2b38fd5528e9...

Transcribed from photograph: "Colleges and Universities. Washington. State College of Washington. Photo by Graves, 1921." Aerial view of Washington State University campus. Thompson Hall (with the turret) and B... More

William Bloch's son and dog, ca. 1894 -  07621c21c518ef7e1b994c26f43b65c9

William Bloch's son and dog, ca. 1894 - 07621c21c518ef7e1b994c26f43b6...

Portrait of one of William Bloch's sons, most likely William Jr., and his dog.

Woodland Park entrance, 1891 -  d696e17a1dcfc111216a61a90b5c4419

Woodland Park entrance, 1891 - d696e17a1dcfc111216a61a90b5c4419

Transcribed from photograph: "Parks. Woodland park. Entrance gates. 1891. At that time private estate of Guy Phinney."

Yesler House at 1st Ave. and James St., ca. 1883 -  a6fce640924d1bc9966f33e4b1a39835

Yesler House at 1st Ave. and James St., ca. 1883 - a6fce640924d1bc996...

Transcribed from photograph: "Houses. Yesler, Henry. Left side: House at Front Street (First Avenue and James Street). About 1883. Mr. and Mrs. Yesler standing on corner."

Yesler's wharf, ca. 1885 -  840c66a895e23f3dad6f5cb9ae01b3a4

Yesler's wharf, ca. 1885 - 840c66a895e23f3dad6f5cb9ae01b3a4

Transcribed from photograph: "Wharves. Yesler's wharf. Foot of Mill St. Replacing earlier wharf; built 1879; destroyed by fire 1886. 1880. 1. Teaser. 2. Crawford and Harrington wharf. 3. W.K. Merwin (steamer). ... More

Adolph Albert Scholz of Dusty, Washington, 1888 -  84b9a2807c598e9998ba83c65d87f24d

Adolph Albert Scholz of Dusty, Washington, 1888 - 84b9a2807c598e9998b...

Adolph Scholz was born in Schonneise, Selioia, Austria. He left his family at 18 years of age and traveled to the United States around 1882 arriving in Oliver Springs, Tennessee. He met his wife, Rosina Muecke ... More

Ada Elizabeth Cockerton, Altamont, California, circa 1896 -  ad6811bbe7b9197f39df7dee12b798b1

Ada Elizabeth Cockerton, Altamont, California, circa 1896 - ad6811bbe...

Ada Elizabeth Cockerton was the wife of George Albert Cockerton and sister-in-law of Martha Elizabeth (née Cockerton) Nickerson of St. John, Washington. Names: Cockerton, Ada Elizabeth (née Smith), 1871-1955

Airmail envelope, Colfax, Washington, 1950 -  4eb5eca25cda7cf4f9bcbd3a33f4ea7f (page 1)

Airmail envelope, Colfax, Washington, 1950 - 4eb5eca25cda7cf4f9bcbd3a...

This airmail envelope with a dedication Whitman County Memorial Airport sticker on the front was mailed from Colfax Post Office, Colfax, Washington, on June 25, 1950 to San Antonio, Texas for six cents.

Anna and Charles Leonard Hull, of Colfax, Washington, circa 1862 -  d31702ccac9b2fa87bd0547124a6dbd2

Anna and Charles Leonard Hull, of Colfax, Washington, circa 1862 - d3...

Anna Crawford Hull sat for this tintype with her oldest son Charles Leonard Hull, four years old, in Brush Creek, Iowa. To support his family, her husband, Harvey J. Hull had taken a job in the mines in 'Colora... More

Alder Street, looking north, Pullman, Washington, circa 1908 -  5856e5664dd07456f93eff96d19641f5

Alder Street, looking north, Pullman, Washington, circa 1908 - 5856e5...

Postcard photo of Alder street, looking north in Pullman, Washington. The photograph was taken at the corner of Main and Kamiaken streets. The National Bank is on the left, city hall and fire station in the cen... More

Charles McFadden and Emeline Culley, circa 1883 -  decffdd27767722277abbf8a003314b1

Charles McFadden and Emeline Culley, circa 1883 - decffdd27767722277a...

Charles McFadden and Emeline Culley. Emeline was the daughter of Elva Jones. Note: read names left to right as subjects appear. Names: McFadden, Charles, 1857-1891; Culley, Emeline, 1860-1923

Chautauqua program advertisement, Garfield, Washington, 1928 -  4016f874e9a85b02219825e5878c08b3 (page 2)

Chautauqua program advertisement, Garfield, Washington, 1928 - 4016f8...

Colored paper advertisement for the Chatauqua performance in Garfield, Washington. It was billed as ""a hilarious comedy drama of the American home."" It was held June 1-4, 1928.

Churches of Pullman, Washington, circa 1930 -  23dd5b7770c2a43711349b1462e6a67c (page 1)

Churches of Pullman, Washington, circa 1930 - 23dd5b7770c2a43711349b1...

Postcard photo of the the seven church buildings located in Pullman, Washington. The postcard was sent by a member of the Pullman Chamber of Commerce showcasing the positive attributes of the community of Pullman.

Colfax, Washington, 1886 -  dfec1e2489bf59af7b3d7bd286a62666

Colfax, Washington, 1886 - dfec1e2489bf59af7b3d7bd286a62666

View of Colfax, Washington from the South Hill. Note Cooper Lake and English College above lake (river) on the left. Center right of the photo are some teepees pitched near the river on the South Palouse River Road.

Courthouse and monument, Colfax, Washington, circa 1920 -  c2a5cc80ae0665fd9c10ebcad95aa316

Courthouse and monument, Colfax, Washington, circa 1920 - c2a5cc80ae0...

N018 G.R.R. Monument & Courthouse, Colfax, Washington Postcard Post * Card Correspondence Address Stam area WACO REAL PHOTO

Enoch Washington White of St. John, Washington, circa 1872 -  522fe2c57576dea19a64c5a98f21046e

Enoch Washington White of St. John, Washington, circa 1872 - 522fe2c5...

Enoch Washington White is a widely known area pioneer of the Pleasant Valley area between St. John and Steptoe, Washington. White was born in 1832 in Green County, Kentucky. When White was 21 years old he met u... More

Ephraim Andrew and Elizabeth Nickerson, St. John, Washington, circa 1888 -  45ff0a4b2f1dc6d0254e12a166108db5

Ephraim Andrew and Elizabeth Nickerson, St. John, Washington, circa 18...

Pioneers of the St. John, Washington area. Andrew and Elizabeth were born and married in Canada. They had five children there between 1841-1849. They had five more children in Iowa from 1851-1858. A son was bor... More

Confirmation certificate for Heinrich Weitz, Endicott, Washington, 1915 -  62712e77f5dbf39f038a0d3b5c3efa16

Confirmation certificate for Heinrich Weitz, Endicott, Washington, 191...

This certificate was printed in German. A translation is as follows: upper middle says "Memory on the Day of Confirmation". Motto is from 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18. Text reads Heinrich Weitz born the third of Jul... More

English College, Colfax, Washington, circa 1900 -  4d58a923eddc575733cdfa83105991f7

English College, Colfax, Washington, circa 1900 - 4d58a923eddc575733c...

Photo of Colfax, Washington from the hill west of town, looking south. It was referred to as College Hill. The building on the right is Colfax College, also know as English Academy or English College. It was lo... More

Endicott school, Endicott, Washington, circa 1901 -  066024015ec11dc8e35af8fae20d173c

Endicott school, Endicott, Washington, circa 1901 - 066024015ec11dc8e...

This early photo of a Endicott school was located at the intersection of 3rd Street and A Street in Endicott, Washington. This building was the second building in Endicott where students met for classes. It was... More

Frank Enoch White, St. John, Washington, circa 1886 -  3d028966bc3588092b38442c4a1e4dcd

Frank Enoch White, St. John, Washington, circa 1886 - 3d028966bc35880...

Frank Enoch White was the oldest of Mary and Enoch White's children. Frank married Delinda E. and they had 11 children, two of which died as infants. Names: White, Frank Enoch 1866-1950

Garfield drug company advertisement, 1922 -  809865890965d183e2c6351748b5a3e4

Garfield drug company advertisement, 1922 - 809865890965d183e2c635174...

Postcard advertisment for the Garfield drug company promoting Government formula for ground squirrels.

Grammar School, Palouse, Washington, circa 1912 -  9807f1b2afd71a23effb3eb58a930985

Grammar School, Palouse, Washington, circa 1912 - 9807f1b2afd71a23eff...

Photo postcard of the Palouse Grammar School, also known as the South Side School was built on the south side of Palouse. The Palouse High School was located on the north side of the city. Postcard postmarked S... More

Huffman family, Colfax, Washington, circa 1901 -  fbc169d9eaa5cd169ca24cfaf9cde279

Huffman family, Colfax, Washington, circa 1901 - fbc169d9eaa5cd169ca2...

Robert Lee Huffman is the son of Phillip Newton "P.N.", "Newt" and Susan Gaines Huffman. Louise "Lulu" Willson is the daughter of William Franklin and Mary Jane Ridehour Willson. Robert Lee came to the area in ... More

Jacob and Elizabeth Crawford, of Colfax and Pullman, Washington, circa 1860 -  10bd74d1246054aa36777f289d3742e9

Jacob and Elizabeth Crawford, of Colfax and Pullman, Washington, circa...

In 1860 Jacob "Jake" Barclay Crawford married Hannah Elizabeth "Libbie' (née MacFarlane) in Brush Creek, Iowa. In 1872 Jake and Libbie migrated west with Jake's sister's family (Anna and Harvey Hull). The two f... More

Kings Book Store, Colfax, Washington, circa 1911 -  b4536eaaff6a5af33d1e6aaf917908d4

Kings Book Store, Colfax, Washington, circa 1911 - b4536eaaff6a5af33d...

Postcard photo of snow piled in front of King's Book Store on Main Street of Colfax, Washington. King's book store was located in the Fraternity building from 1910 until the mid 1960's. The postcard was postmar... More

Main Street School, Colfax, Washington, circa 1900 -  8d51fd363ad70a19e89488977bca60e9

Main Street School, Colfax, Washington, circa 1900 - 8d51fd363ad70a19...

Postcard of the second school building on this lot, the first school building was destroyed by fire. This building was replaced about 1901 on the same foundation. Looking north on Main Street the school was on ... More

Marguerite Harper and cousins, Colfax, Washington, circa 1888 -  5664cd9afed90d09f69689d66ad91010

Marguerite Harper and cousins, Colfax, Washington, circa 1888 - 5664c...

Marguerite "Maggie" Harper in a portrait with her cousins, in Colfax, Washington around 1888. Maggie is Anna's niece from her older sister Emeretta Fincher Harper. The boys are cousins of Marguerite from her au... More

Methodist Church, LaCrosse, Washington, circa 1906 -  9f2dd1b1f608eba208cb9af70e1b84aa

Methodist Church, LaCrosse, Washington, circa 1906 - 9f2dd1b1f608eba2...

Methodist Church in LaCrosse, Washington. Amy Letitia Rudolph and Fayette "Fay" Rial Piere were married in the house to the left of the Methodist Church. Image caption: "Methodist Church LaCrosse Wash.. D-D"

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