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Denny Hall in snow, ca. 1910 -  15cc176b9d0898760fc2828f66eb9f40 (page 1)

Denny Hall in snow, ca. 1910 - 15cc176b9d0898760fc2828f66eb9f40 (page...

Denny Hall (University of Washington) in snow. front back

Puget Sound Traction, Light and Power Co streetcar at the E Jefferson St car barn, ca 1915 (SEATTLE 1164)

Puget Sound Traction, Light and Power Co streetcar at the E Jefferson ...

Caption on image: #28. Jefferson barn Subjects (LCTGM): Puget Sound Traction, Light & Power Company. Seattle Division--Facilities--Washington (State)--Seattle; Puget Sound Traction, Light & Power Company--Peop... More

5th Ave. NE and NE 88th St., 1894 -  8bf285c17e94d2943bdc91bf6f1e9e1f

5th Ave. NE and NE 88th St., 1894 - 8bf285c17e94d2943bdc91bf6f1e9e1f

Transcribed from photograph: "Streets. Fifth Avenue N.E. and about 88th Street. 1894."

Streetcar at 14th Ave and E Madison St after a snowfall, ca 1915 (SEATTLE 794)

Streetcar at 14th Ave and E Madison St after a snowfall, ca 1915 (SEAT...

On verso of image: #63. 14th and E. Madison looking N.E. Subjects (LCTGM): Seattle Municipal Street Railway--Equipment & supplies; Street railroads--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seatt... More

Trolley car in the snow, South Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3281)

Trolley car in the snow, South Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3281)

PH Coll 896.1 Subjects (LCSH): Cable cars (Streetcars)--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle

Trolleys caught in the snow at 2nd Ave and Pike St, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3301)

Trolleys caught in the snow at 2nd Ave and Pike St, Seattle, ca 1916 (...

PH Coll 896.21 Subjects (LCTGM): Street lights--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric railroads--Cars--Washington (State)--Seattle; Second Avenue (Seattle, Wa... More

1st Ave S during the big snow of 1880, Seattle (CURTIS 1247)

1st Ave S during the big snow of 1880, Seattle (CURTIS 1247)

Looking north from Main St. to Yesler Way. Original photographer unknown. Squire's Opera House on right; the New England Hotel, Clore & Wunder furniture, L. A. Treen boots and shoes, and the San Francisco S... More

Beta fraternity house in snow looking northeast on University Way, University District, 1915 (SEATTLE 3735)

Beta fraternity house in snow looking northeast on University Way, Uni...

PH Coll 537.1.30 Subjects (LCTGM): Fraternities & sororities--Washington (State)--Seattle; Streets--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street railroads--Washington (State)--Seattle... More

Snow scene on Republican St, Seattle, Washington, January 1898 (KIEHL 294)

Snow scene on Republican St, Seattle, Washington, January 1898 (KIEHL ...

Text from Kiehl log: Republican St. snow scene, Jan. 1898 Album 2.73 Subjects (LCTGM): Residential streets--Washington (State)--Seattle; People--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (... More

Trolley workers on a cart with shovels at the Jefferson St barn, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3296)

Trolley workers on a cart with shovels at the Jefferson St barn, Seatt...

PH Coll 896.16 Subjects (LCTGM): Street railroad employees--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street railroad facilities--Washington (State)--Seattle; Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Sno... More

Parked snow plow, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3303)

Parked snow plow, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3303)

PH Coll 896.23 Subjects (LCSH): Snowplows--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle

Woman and child standing near part of Green Lake drainage system during winter, 1893 (SEATTLE 1500)

Woman and child standing near part of Green Lake drainage system durin...

Part of the Green Lake drainage system which emptied through the Ravenna Ravine into Lake Washington On verso of image: Outlet of Green Lake as it appeared leaving Ravenna Park in 1893. PH Coll 1537.3 Subject... More

Snow on Cherry St., January 10, 1880 -  4bed19bcca54d5660618493aa4c6bf95

Snow on Cherry St., January 10, 1880 - 4bed19bcca54d5660618493aa4c6bf...

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Streets. Cherry St. 1880. Looking east from First Ave. Snow, Jan. 10, 1880. 5 ft. 2 in." MOHAI (Museum of History and Industry) credits this photo to Peterson Brothers. S... More

Trolleys in the Seattle Electric Company shed at the North Seattle near the Hotel Roslyn, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3293)

Trolleys in the Seattle Electric Company shed at the North Seattle nea...

PH Coll 896.13 Subjects (LCTGM): Seattle Electric Company--Equipment & supplies--Washington (State)--Seattle; Seattle Electric Company--Facilities--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric lines--Washington (Stat... More

Union St after a snowstorm, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1102)

Union St after a snowstorm, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1102)

Union St. after a snowstorm, ca. 1916 Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Subjects (LCSH): Union Street (Seattle, Wash.); Central business districts... More

Second Ave looking south from Lenora St, 1921 (SEATTLE 566)

Second Ave looking south from Lenora St, 1921 (SEATTLE 566)

Hotel Wayne and Crystal Pool on the right; Calhoun Hotel on the left. On verso of image: Second and Lenora, 1921, South on Second. PH Coll 266.182 Subjects (LCTGM): Street railroad tracks--Washington (State)-... More

Cherry St after the big snowfall of 1880, looking northeast, Seattle, January 10, 1880 (PEISER 144)

Cherry St after the big snowfall of 1880, looking northeast, Seattle, ...

Signs in image include: Coulter & Shillestad, Undertakers . Spring-Beds . Peiser 102a Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle

Coliseum Theatre on a snowy night, Seattle, February 1916 (MOHAI 1992)

Coliseum Theatre on a snowy night, Seattle, February 1916 (MOHAI 1992)

By 1915, Seattle's downtown commercial core was booming. In March 1915, local lumber baron and businessman C. D. Stimson leased lots on the northeast corner of Fifth Avenue and Pike Street to the newly-formed C... More

University Way, looking south from NE 45th St, ca 1910 (SEATTLE 1496)

University Way, looking south from NE 45th St, ca 1910 (SEATTLE 1496)

Caption on image: 14th Ave. N.E. from 45th St. On verso of image: 1910 Subjects (LCTGM): University District (Seattle, Wash.); University Way (Seattle, Wash.); Seattle Municipal Street Railway--Equipment & sup... More

University Way NE from near NE 45th St, 1915 (SEATTLE 232)

University Way NE from near NE 45th St, 1915 (SEATTLE 232)

University Way N.E. from near N.E. 45th St., 1915 Subjects (LCTGM): University District (Seattle, Wash.); University Way (Seattle, Wash.); Street railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Seattle; Dwellings--Washin... More

Man shoveling snow in downtown Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1920 (SEATTLE 4568)

Man shoveling snow in downtown Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1920 (SEATTLE 4568)

PH Coll 513.139 Public domain photograph of a tram car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ravenna Park's Big Tree in the Snow, 1898 -  c28404b6595138eba414e4d0ecff4919

Ravenna Park's Big Tree in the Snow, 1898 - c28404b6595138eba414e4d0e...

Transcribed from photograph: "Parks. Ravenna park. Big tree. 1898.Transcribed from photograph: "

Trolley on plowed street at 1st Ave and James St near the Hotel Seattle, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3286)

Trolley on plowed street at 1st Ave and James St near the Hotel Seattl...

PH Coll 896.6 Subjects (LCTGM): Street lights--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Electric railroads--Cars--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; First Avenue (Seattle, Wash... More

Yesler Wharf at the foot of Yesler Way, January 1880 (CURTIS 1177)

Yesler Wharf at the foot of Yesler Way, January 1880 (CURTIS 1177)

The snow is three-and-a-half to five feet deep. Original photograph by Peterson Bros. View looking towards West Seattle, photographed from or near the Peterson Bros. studio at the foot of Cherry St. during... More

Trolleys and pedestrians on James St near the Hotel Seattle, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3287)

Trolleys and pedestrians on James St near the Hotel Seattle, Seattle, ...

PH Coll 896.7 Subjects (LCTGM): Street lights--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; James Street (Seattle, Wash.); Electric railroads--Cars--Washington (State)--Seatt... More

Columns at University of Washington in snow, ca. 1916 -  bda165f536ff26906a732d151756ebfa (page 1)

Columns at University of Washington in snow, ca. 1916 - bda165f536ff2...

Once located outside of Denny Hall, the columns were moved to their current location in the Sylvan Grove Theater in 1921. front back

Fremont from Queen Anne Hill, 1901 -  5fd07a7e29ea9d55cc494fc566de56e7

Fremont from Queen Anne Hill, 1901 - 5fd07a7e29ea9d55cc494fc566de56e7

Transcribed from photograph: "Views. From Queen Anne Hill. 1901. Looking North to Fremont."

Trolley workers riding a cart on a bridge behind a snow-covered trolley near the North Seattle barn, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3295)

Trolley workers riding a cart on a bridge behind a snow-covered trolle...

PH Coll 896.15 Subjects (LCTGM): Street railroad employees--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric lines--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric railroads--Cars... More

Seattle waterfront in the snow (CURTIS 333)

Seattle waterfront in the snow (CURTIS 333)

Original photographer unknown. Post & Stetson board and cutting mill in distance at right. Subjects (LCTGM): Waterfronts--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Logs--Washington (State... More

Overturned fire engine, Seattle, ca 1910 (MOHAI 15)

Overturned fire engine, Seattle, ca 1910 (MOHAI 15)

Handwritten on sleeve: Wrecked Fire Engine & Service Truck. Subjects (LCTGM): Fire engines & equipment--Washington (State)--Seattle; Automobiles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Traffic accidents--Washington (Stat... More

Columns at University of Washington in snow, February 1916 -  2360976f1bf4af038928f9ef878793f2 (page 1)

Columns at University of Washington in snow, February 1916 - 2360976f...

Once located outside of Denny Hall, the columns were moved to their current location in the Sylvan Grove Theater in 1921. front back

Trolleys and pedestrians at 14th Ave and E Madison St looking northwest, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3285)

Trolleys and pedestrians at 14th Ave and E Madison St looking northwes...

PH Coll 896.5 Subjects (LCTGM): Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Business districts--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric railroads--Cars--Washing... More

Trolley cars in snow at the Fremont Barn, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3282)

Trolley cars in snow at the Fremont Barn, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 32...

PH Coll 896.2 Subjects (LCTGM): Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Cable cars (Streetcars)--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Fremont (Seattle, Wash.)

Trolleys covered in snow at the North Seattle barn, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3292)

Trolleys covered in snow at the North Seattle barn, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3...

PH Coll 896.12 Subjects (LCTGM): Street railroad facilities--Washington (State)--Seattle; Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric lines--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washingt... More

House and blacksmith shop on south side of Union St between 10th Ave and 11th Ave, Seattle, Washington, 1909 (LEE 209)

House and blacksmith shop on south side of Union St between 10th Ave a...

First Hill neighborhood . On verso of image: "Union between 10th and 11th (south side)." Subjects (LCTGM): Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Forge shops--Washington (State)--Seattle... More

C C Dose in snow outside house at 31st Ave S and S Walker St, Seattle, 1908 (SEATTLE 6088)
Entrance to Cowen Park, ca 1909 (SEATTLE 3706)

Entrance to Cowen Park, ca 1909 (SEATTLE 3706)

PH Coll 537.120 Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Parks--Washington (State)--Seattle; Gates--United States--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Cowen Park (Seattle, Wash.)

Ravenna Park South Pool, 1893 -  5e1621232f6a65f09dfd0d015d3ff41a

Ravenna Park South Pool, 1893 - 5e1621232f6a65f09dfd0d015d3ff41a

Transcribed from photograph: "Parks. Ravenna park. Pool near South end of park. Demolished about 1935. 1893. Girl is Lily Metcalf."

Snow Squall in Seattle NMFS 2011 (39992298562)

Snow Squall in Seattle NMFS 2011 (39992298562)

Snow squall in Puget Sound. Image ID: wea04981, NOAA's National Weather Service (NWS) Collection Location: Washington, Seattle Photographer: Todd Sandell

Looking east from the intersection of James St, Yesler Way and 1st Ave after a snowfall, Seattle, 1884 (PEISER 19)

Looking east from the intersection of James St, Yesler Way and 1st Ave...

Caption on image: Occidental Hotel, Yesler-Leary Bldg., Junction of Mill and Commercial Sts., Winter of 1884-5. Peiser 121 . Copied by Webster and Stevens. See PH Coll 749.1 Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington... More

Woman and men in downtown street during snowstorm, Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1920 (SEATTLE 4306)

Woman and men in downtown street during snowstorm, Seattle, ca 1917-ca...

PH Coll 513.199 This is the Standard Furniture Building / Schoenfeld Building / Broadacres Building. Compare https://cdm16118.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/p15015coll4/id/2485/rec/1.

BF Middleton grocery in the snow, Seattle, February 1916 (MOHAI 16026)

BF Middleton grocery in the snow, Seattle, February 1916 (MOHAI 16026)

A huge blizzard hit Seattle on February 2, 1916, dropping over 21 inches of snow on top of some already there. This view, taken in South Park from behind shoveled snow, looks across Dallas Avenue at the B.F. Mi... More

Columbia Street in snow, Seattle, 1883 (MOHAI 2598)

Columbia Street in snow, Seattle, 1883 (MOHAI 2598)

Caption on label: DePue, Morgan & Co., Inc., Seattle. Handwritten on mount: 1883 snow storm. Looking up Columbia from Post St. Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Commercial streets--Washingto... More

Outdoor initiation of royalty of the Golden Potlatch, Seattle (CURTIS 1029)

Outdoor initiation of royalty of the Golden Potlatch, Seattle (CURTIS ...

*Subjects (LCTGM): Parades & processions--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Golden Potlatch Parade, Seattle, Wash.

Madrona Park covered in snow, ca 1893 (SEATTLE 1483)

Madrona Park covered in snow, ca 1893 (SEATTLE 1483)

On verso of image: This picture was taken in 1893 or 4 and shows snow on the top of the hill above Madrona Park. Lake Washington in background. Nellie B. Wright. Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Sea... More

Children looking across Green Lake from Woodland Park after snowfall, 1903 (SEATTLE 1653)

Children looking across Green Lake from Woodland Park after snowfall, ...

House in distance is the Frederick A. McDonald residence on the south end of Green Lake, 5722 E. Green Lake Way N. Caption on image: Conn On verso of image: McDonald 9 PH Coll 1537.4 Subjects (LCTGM): People-... More

Cherry St. in the snow, January 10, 1880 -  187dfb1b28d63de0f31fc6640b265b59

Cherry St. in the snow, January 10, 1880 - 187dfb1b28d63de0f31fc6640b...

Seattle in snow. Cherry Street looking northeast. Store signs: Coulter & Shillestad Undertakers, Spring-Beds. MOHAI (Museum of History and Industry) credits this photo to Peterson Brothers. Seattle Public Lib... More

Occidental Hotel, ca. 1880 -  091a54c7344ecba4423d8cacdcb0d0df

Occidental Hotel, ca. 1880 - 091a54c7344ecba4423d8cacdcb0d0df

Transcribed from photograph: "Seattle Hotels. Occidental Hotel. Front St. [1st Ave.] and James Street. Built ca. 1879; destroyed by fire June 6, 1889. Exterior. Brick. Front view. Winter 1880."

View east from 1st Ave. and Cherry St., 1880 -  a7ff57423e05d4064981b452dfe8e176 (page 1)

View east from 1st Ave. and Cherry St., 1880 - a7ff57423e05d4064981b4...

Transcribed from photograph: "Streets. Cherry Street 1880 looking East from First Avenue. Snow, January 10, 1880. 5 ft. 2 in. 1. Evan butcher shop. 2. Schillestad, upholsterer and undertaker. 3. Lewis house. 4.... More

Woodland Park shelters after a snow, Phinney Ridge neighborhood, Seattle, December 1, 1891 (WARNER 216)

Woodland Park shelters after a snow, Phinney Ridge neighborhood, Seatt...

Caption on image: Seattle. In Woodland Park. 617. W and R .Handwritten on verso: Greenlake. From Woodland Park. Dec. 1, 1891 .Warner 3190 Subjects (LCTGM): Shelters--Washington (State)--Seattle; Parks--Washing... More

Residences at 22nd Ave S and S Jackson St, Seattle, Washington, January 11, 1911 (LEE 268)

Residences at 22nd Ave S and S Jackson St, Seattle, Washington, Januar...

Central neighborhood . On verso of image: "Near 22nd and Jackson. 1-11-11" Subjects (LCTGM): Dirt roads--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Dwellings--Washington (State)--Seattle; Central District ... More

New York Block, ca 1904 (SEATTLE 673) (cropped)

New York Block, ca 1904 (SEATTLE 673) (cropped)

On verso of image: Third and Union, ca. 1904 Subjects (LCTGM): Street railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): New York Block (Seattle, Wash.); Third Ave... More

Woman crossing downtown street during snowstorm, Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1920 (SEATTLE 4313)
Boy and dog in snow on 3rd Avenue, Seattle, 1897 (MOHAI 9886)

Boy and dog in snow on 3rd Avenue, Seattle, 1897 (MOHAI 9886)

The winter of 1896-1897 was particularly harsh in Seattle; a November record was set in 1896 with an accumulation of 20.5 inches of snow. Here, a young boy and his dog pose on the northeast corner of Third Aven... More

Cars and streetcar stuck in snow on Pike Street, Seattle, 1916 (MOHAI 1009)

Cars and streetcar stuck in snow on Pike Street, Seattle, 1916 (MOHAI ...

This view taken during the big snow storm of 1916 looks west on Pike Street from 3rd Avenue. Handwritten on sleeve: Cars Stalled in Snow 1916. Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Automobiles--W... More

Cherry Street in over five feet of snow, 1880 (MOHAI 5854)

Cherry Street in over five feet of snow, 1880 (MOHAI 5854)

Over five feet of snow fell on Seattle in early January 1880. The city wasn't used to such heavy snow. Schools closed, trains didn't run, and the city's activities ground to a halt. This photo was taken on Janu... More

Cherry St. in the snow, January 10, 1880 -  c936050326f9dae305ab4d08bfd3a04c

Cherry St. in the snow, January 10, 1880 - c936050326f9dae305ab4d08bf...

Looking east along Cherry Street from 1st Avenue South with 5 feet 2 inches of snow. 1. Evan butcher shop. 2. Schillestad, upholsterer and undertaker. 3. Lewis house. 4. C. Anderson house. 5. J. George house. 6... More

Residential area after a snowstorm, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1033)

Residential area after a snowstorm, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1033)

Residential area after a snowstorm, ca. 1916 Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Dwellings--Washington (State)--Seattle; Residential streets--Washington (State)--Seattle; Neighborhoods--Washin... More

Trolley plow clearing snow on 23rd Ave, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3298)

Trolley plow clearing snow on 23rd Ave, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3298...

PH Coll 896.18 Subjects (LCTGM): Neighborhoods--Washington (State)--Seattle; Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snowplows--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattl... More

New York Block, ca 1904 (SEATTLE 673)

New York Block, ca 1904 (SEATTLE 673)

On verso of image: Third and Union, ca. 1904 Subjects (LCTGM): Street railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): New York Block (Seattle, Wash.); Third Ave... More

Fifth and Pike in snow, Seattle, February 2, 1916 (MOHAI 2108)

Fifth and Pike in snow, Seattle, February 2, 1916 (MOHAI 2108)

Caption on border: Asahel Curtis, Commercial Photographer, 625 Colman Block, Seattle. Handwritten on mount: Snowfall - Feb 2 1916 - 5th & Pike. Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street railr... More

Trolleys on Pike Street after snow, Seattle, January 31,1916 (MOHAI 9530)

Trolleys on Pike Street after snow, Seattle, January 31,1916 (MOHAI 95...

January and February of 1916 were exceptionally cold. By the end of January, about 2 feet of snow had already accumulated, with more on the way. The heavy snow and ice trapped trolleys and halted businesses al... More

Looking west from 7th Ave and Columbia St after a snowfall, Seattle, Washington, ca 1890 (BOYD+BRAAS 51)

Looking west from 7th Ave and Columbia St after a snowfall, Seattle, W...

Shows Central High School, between 6th Ave. and 7th Ave. and Madison St. and Marion St. to the right. From William F. Boyd Album, page 36, right. Handwritten caption under image: 7th & Columbia, Seattle No. 6... More

Bach House, 1898 -  10ae3e844b14782287e9541ae2d7f89d

Bach House, 1898 - 10ae3e844b14782287e9541ae2d7f89d

Transcribed from photograph: "Houses. Bach. Shack on University of Washington campus. 1898."

Lincoln High School under construction, ca. 1905 -  db4ffaff3ec4a4e11e509cc58b525d4d

Lincoln High School under construction, ca. 1905 - db4ffaff3ec4a4e11e...

Transcribed from photograph: "Schools. Lincoln High School. Interlake Ave. and North 43rd St. Under construction 1905-1906. James Stephen, architect."

Street scene in downtown after a snowfall, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1139)

Street scene in downtown after a snowfall, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1139)

PH Coll 232.15 Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow removal--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Seattle; People--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street l... More

Women walking past the trolleys caught in the snow at 1st Ave and Republican St, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3284)

Women walking past the trolleys caught in the snow at 1st Ave and Repu...

PH Coll 896.4 Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Women--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric railroads--Cars--Washington (State)--Seattle; First Avenue (Seattle, Wash.); Republican Street (Se... More

Streetcars and pedestrians vicinity of Yesler Way after a snowfall, ca 1915 (SEATTLE 1276)

Streetcars and pedestrians vicinity of Yesler Way after a snowfall, ca...

Caption on image: #10, foot of Yesler Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street railroads--Washington (State)--Seattle; Pedestrians--Washington (State)--Seattle; Seattle Municipal Street Rail... More

Occidental Hotel, ca. 1880 -  315f0a5152688b01909541cb87702296

Occidental Hotel, ca. 1880 - 315f0a5152688b01909541cb87702296

Transcribed from photograph: "Hotels. Occidental hotel. Front St. and James St. Built about 1883; destroyed by fire June 6, 1889. 1883? Yesler-Leary block at left; Colman building at right."

Men clearing the snow off the tracks at the Georgetown shops, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3307)

Men clearing the snow off the tracks at the Georgetown shops, Seattle,...

PH Coll 896.27 Subjects (LCSH): Snow removal--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street-railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Seattle; Georgetown (Seattle, Wash.)

Trolley tracks on Western Ave as seen from Yesler Way, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3291)

Trolley tracks on Western Ave as seen from Yesler Way, Seattle, ca 191...

PH Coll 896.11 Subjects (LCTGM): Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Street-railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Railroad cars--Washington (S... More

Three men with trolley plow clearing snow on 23rd Ave, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3300)

Three men with trolley plow clearing snow on 23rd Ave, Seattle, ca 191...

PH Coll 896.20 Subjects (LCTGM): Neighborhoods--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snowplows--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Twenth-third Avenue (Seattle, Wash.); Cen... More

Two men with trolley plow clearing snow on 23rd Ave, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3299)

Two men with trolley plow clearing snow on 23rd Ave, Seattle, ca 1916 ...

PH Coll 896.19 Subjects (LCTGM): Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric lines--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Railroad snowplows--Washington (Stat... More

House at the corner of NE 45th St and 15th Ave NE, ca 1915 (SEATTLE 3763)

House at the corner of NE 45th St and 15th Ave NE, ca 1915 (SEATTLE 37...

The new bank now stands on that corner. PH Coll 537.1.1 Subjects (LCTGM): Dwellings--Washington (State)--Seattle; Streets--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle Assuming the location ... More

Pike St from 4th Ave after a snowstorm, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1312)

Pike St from 4th Ave after a snowstorm, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 1312)

On verso of image: Pike St. east from Fourth Ave. Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Street railroads--Washington (State)--Seattle; Carts & wagons--United States--Washington (State)--Seattle ... More

Coliseum Theater at night in deep snow, Seattle, 1916 (MOHAI 8902)

Coliseum Theater at night in deep snow, Seattle, 1916 (MOHAI 8902)

This image of the Coliseum Theatre on Pike Street and 5th Avenue was taken shortly after the building's opening on January 8, 1916, during the second-deepest blizzard in Seattle's history. The Big Snow of 1916 ... More

Ramsay family in sleigh, Seattle, ca 1907 (MOHAI 1489)

Ramsay family in sleigh, Seattle, ca 1907 (MOHAI 1489)

Claude C. Ramsay owned a real estate and insurance company in Seattle, and lived at 322 Cherry Street. This photo was taken at the top of a downtown street during one of Seattle's rare snowy days. Handwritten ... More

First house built between Park Junction and Woodland Park, 1899 (SEATTLE 573)

First house built between Park Junction and Woodland Park, 1899 (SEATT...

On verso of image: Written on verso: Park Junction = probably 45th/Woodland Park Ave. 1899 PH Coll 1537.9 Subjects (LCSH): Dwellings--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Wells--Wash... More

Man and boy hunting in the snow, possibly George & Neil Conn after snowfall, probably 1894 (SEATTLE 1163)

Man and boy hunting in the snow, possibly George & Neil Conn after sno...

On verso of image: Weedins Road. Green Lake, Seattle. Robert J. McDonald. PH Coll 1537.20 Subjects (LCTGM): Hunting--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Men--Washington (State)--Sea... More

1st Ave, from Yesler, 1884 (CURTIS 1145)

1st Ave, from Yesler, 1884 (CURTIS 1145)

Looking north. Subjects (LCTGM): Streets--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): First Avenue (Seattle, Wash.)

Horses dragging logs in snow down 15th Ave NE with Parrington Hall on University of Washington campus in the background, ca 1902 (SEATTLE 3775)

Horses dragging logs in snow down 15th Ave NE with Parrington Hall on ...

PH Coll 537.1.14 Subjects (LCTGM): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Horses--Washington (State)--Seattle; Logs--Washington (State)--Seattle; Universities & colleges--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH... More

Woman on downtown sidewalk during snowstorm, Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1920 (SEATTLE 4526)

Woman on downtown sidewalk during snowstorm, Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1920 ...

PH Coll 513.177 Public domain photograph related to the history of Russia, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Children sledding on residential street, Seattle, ca 1920 (MOHAI 2837)

Children sledding on residential street, Seattle, ca 1920 (MOHAI 2837)

Seattle doesn't usually get hit by big snowstorms, but when deep snow falls, cars stay off the streets and children rush for their sleds. In this photo, taken after a large storm around 1920, a group of childre... More

Commercial Street in snow, Seattle, January 10, 1880 (MOHAI 9528)

Commercial Street in snow, Seattle, January 10, 1880 (MOHAI 9528)

In the 1880s, Seattle's business district was near Pioneer Square. Loggers, miners, and others came to this part of the city to find work, supplies, and entertainment. Others came to Seattle to attend the Terri... More

Rainier Beach trolley on 4th Avenue in deep snow, Seattle, February 2, 1916 (MOHAI 15172)

Rainier Beach trolley on 4th Avenue in deep snow, Seattle, February 2,...

The Big Snow of 1916 came after an exceptionally cold January during which about 2 feet of snow had already accumulated. In early February a storm hit which added an additional 21.5 inches of snow in one 24-hou... More

Railcars trapped in the snow by the Georgetown shops, Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3306)

Railcars trapped in the snow by the Georgetown shops, Seattle, ca 1916...

PH Coll 896.26 Subjects (LCTGM): Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Railroad cars--Washington (State)--Seattle; Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Georgetown (Seattle, Wash.)

Trolleys covered with snow and stuck in north Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTLE 3294)

Trolleys covered with snow and stuck in north Seattle, ca 1916 (SEATTL...

PH Coll 896.14 Subjects (LCTGM): Utility poles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric lines--Washington (State)--Seattle Subjects (LCSH): Snow--Washington (State)--Seattle; Electric railroads--Cars--Washington... More

Vicinity of 2nd Ave and Cherry St, Seattle, in 1869 (CURTIS 2058)

Vicinity of 2nd Ave and Cherry St, Seattle, in 1869 (CURTIS 2058)

Original photographer unknown. One of first cabins in Seattle was built by Carson D. Boren on a land claim in 1852. It was built of split cedar puncheon where the two-story building is seen. The land was later... More

Lake Union from Eastlake, probably between 1890 and 1910 (SEATTLE 196)

Lake Union from Eastlake, probably between 1890 and 1910 (SEATTLE 196)

Looking southwest. Subjects (LCSH): Union, Lake (Wash.); Eastlake (Seattle, Wash.); Lakes--Washington (State)--Seattle; Dwellings--Washington (State)--Seattle; Queen Anne (Seattle, Wash.)

Man standing on trail at Woodland Park in winter surrounded by snow-covered trees, Seattle, between 1906 and 1907 (SEATTLE 6133)
Woman crossing downtown street during snowstorm, Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1920 (SEATTLE 4307)

Woman crossing downtown street during snowstorm, Seattle, ca 1917-ca 1...

PH Coll 513.200 Public domain photograph of a tram car, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description