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[Seattle's first street car turning from Occidental Avenue to Yesler Way] / Theo. E. Peiser, photographer.

[Seattle's first street car turning from Occidental Avenue to Yesler W...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on card: Seattle and vicinity. Frank H. Osgood installed the street car system in Seattle. He appears in this photograph standing behind the horses. (DLC/PP-1997:105) For... more

Looking up Cherry St. from First, Seattle, Wash., July 1889

Looking up Cherry St. from First, Seattle, Wash., July 1889

J172355 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by McManus.

Start of Seattle fire, June 6, 1889, cor. First and Madison

Start of Seattle fire, June 6, 1889, cor. First and Madison

Photograph shows crowd on street watching buildings burn; black smoke billowing up from fire fill the sky. Copyright 1912 by McManus. Title from item.

Anderson's new guide map of the city of Seattle and environs, Washington.

Anderson's new guide map of the city of Seattle and environs, Washingt...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

Adeline [i.e., Angeline?] Princess of Seattle, Wash., 100 years old

Adeline [i.e., Angeline?] Princess of Seattle, Wash., 100 years old

Stereograph shows old woman seated on doorstep.

U.S. Reports: Bank of Commerce v. Seattle; Seattle Bank v. Seattle; Puget Sound Bank v. Seattle; Washington Bank v. King County, 166 U.S. 463 (1897)

U.S. Reports: Bank of Commerce v. Seattle; Seattle Bank v. Seattle; Pu...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 166; October Term, 1896; Bank of Commerce v. Seattle; Seattle Bank v. Seattle; Puget Sound Bank v. Seattle; Washington Bank v. King County

Loading baggage for Klondike, no. 6 /

Loading baggage for Klondike, no. 6 /

From Edison films catalog: This was the first ship sailing for the Klondike from Seattle during the gold rush of 1897. The picture shows the excitement and enthusiasm that attended the great Klondike exodus. Cr... more

S.S. "Queen" leaving dock /

S.S. "Queen" leaving dock /

Probably part of the "Northern Pacific Railway Series" (Edison films catalog): The following pictures were taken by our artists at various points on the Northern Pacific Railway. We are greatly indebted to thei... more

S.S. "Queen" loading /

S.S. "Queen" loading /

From F.Z. Maguire catalogue: Shows the S.S. "Queen" at Seattle with an immense crowd of miners crowding the decks of the boat and the docks, carrying aboard baggage, implements, etc. Taken at the height of the ... more

First Avenue, Seattle, Washington, no. 8 /

First Avenue, Seattle, Washington, no. 8 /

"Taken during the Klondike excitement. The streets are crowded with miners buying outfits and supplies. Mule trains, trolley cars and hurrying pedestrians give life and bustle to the scene. 50 feet."--Edison fi... more

Horses loading for Klondike, no. 9 /

Horses loading for Klondike, no. 9 /

From Edison films catalog: The wharf is crowded with live stock, and the huge derrick slowly drops the large box or sling into the bunch. Into this cradle a horse is led, and is slowly hoisted and swung over to... more

S.S. "Williamette" leaving for Klondike /

S.S. "Williamette" leaving for Klondike /

"Shows the steamer backing out from the docks of the Northern Pacific R.R. Co. at Seattle Wash., with its immense load of passengers waving adieux to relatives and friends"--F.Z. Maguire & Co. catalog. 60556 U.... more

Skaguay (sic), Aug. 12th, 1897 / LaRoche, photo, Seattle, Wash.

Skaguay (sic), Aug. 12th, 1897 / LaRoche, photo, Seattle, Wash.

Tents and horses. 50118C U.S. Copyright Office. No. 376.

Skagua (sic), Alaska / LaRoche, photo, Seattle, Wash.

Skagua (sic), Alaska / LaRoche, photo, Seattle, Wash.

View of bay and mountains. 49179C U.S. Copyright Office. No. 368.

The Minnesota dog team on transcontinental trip, Seattle, Wash.

The Minnesota dog team on transcontinental trip, Seattle, Wash.

Wagon of Mr. D.C. Blandley, drawn by dog team, on street.

Unloading reindeer, Seattle, Wash., U.S.A.

Unloading reindeer, Seattle, Wash., U.S.A.

Stereograph showing men in fur coats leading reindeer on tethers.

Wa-nik-noote, Nez Perces / La Roche, Seattle, Wash.

Wa-nik-noote, Nez Perces / La Roche, Seattle, Wash.

Nez Percé Indian, half-length portrait, facing front.

Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: [Samson, an old sasquatch Indian, seated in front of a huge tree trunk]

Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: [Samson, an old sasquatch Indi...

Photo copyrighted by Darius Kinsey. No. 1232. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Wash. (2); Ind. of NA ; BI (Indians); Ind. Lumber Wash. 1899; Geogr.; Shelf.

Lumbering in the Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: [Turn of logs at No. 2 Road donkey, Davidson and Caskey Camps]

Lumbering in the Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: [Turn of logs...

Photo copyrighted by Darius Kinsey. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Ind. Lumber Wash. 1899; Wash. (2); Geogr.; Shelf.

Logging train [in the Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.]

Logging train [in the Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.]

Photo copyrighted by Darius Kinsey. No. 1217. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Railroads; Lumbering; Geogr.; Shelf.

The Belle of the Yakimas / La Roche, Seattle, Wash.

The Belle of the Yakimas / La Roche, Seattle, Wash.

Half-length portrait of young Indian woman, seated, facing front.

Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: [Man reacing toward top of huge fir log]

Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: [Man reacing toward top of hug...

Photo copyrighted by Darius Kinsey. No. 1219. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Wash. (2); Ind. of NA ; BI (Indians); Ind. Lumber Wash. 1899; Geogr.; Shelf.

Water front, Seattle, Wash.

Water front, Seattle, Wash.

Title from jacket. "424" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034102. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Makers of the great north west in throngs at Seattle, listening to Pres. Roosevelt

Makers of the great north west in throngs at Seattle, listening to Pre...

H33945 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

Main business district periscopic Seattle.

Main business district periscopic Seattle.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 976 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 650/2

A typical Hoonah squaw, Alaska / LaRoche photo, Seattle, Wash.

A typical Hoonah squaw, Alaska / LaRoche photo, Seattle, Wash.

Tlingit woman, three-quarter length portrait, seated in boat, holding paddle, facing front. H36503 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 1532. Title transcribed from item.

Massed thousands at Seattle, Wash., to hear Pres. Roosevelt on Alaska's future

Massed thousands at Seattle, Wash., to hear Pres. Roosevelt on Alaska'...

H33940 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

Lechi Park from the bluff, Seattle, Wash

Lechi Park from the bluff, Seattle, Wash

H41668 U.S. Copyright Office No. 16032. Photographed and published by B.W. Kilburn = Littleton, N.H. Title from item.

Seattle , metropolis of the northwest, looking southwest from Hotel Washington, Washington, U.S.A

Seattle , metropolis of the northwest, looking southwest from Hotel Wa...

H45536 U.S. Copyright Office No. 13617. Copyright 1904 by B.L. Singley. Title from item.

Sailors Parade on 1st. Ave., Pacific Fleet Celebration, Seattle, Washington, May 26, 1908

Sailors Parade on 1st. Ave., Pacific Fleet Celebration, Seattle, Washi...

H113635 U.S. Copyright Office No. 8798. Copyright 1908 by E.W. Kelley. On mount: Sold only by Berry, Kelley & Chadwick. Title from item.

Third Ave., from Washington Hotel, Seattle

Third Ave., from Washington Hotel, Seattle

H41666 U.S. Copyright Office No. 16030. Photographed and published by B.W. Kilburn = Littleton, N.H. Title from item.

[Bird's-eye view of waterfront, Seattle, Washington]
"The new home" / by Walter P. Miller, Seattle, Wash.

"The new home" / by Walter P. Miller, Seattle, Wash.

Photograph shows a Native woman sitting at a "New Home" sewing machine at a campsite on the shore of a lake. H47174 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item.

Second Av. & Yesler Way, Seattle

Second Av. & Yesler Way, Seattle

H49236 U.S. Copyright Office.

In the surf. West Seattle. Wash

In the surf. West Seattle. Wash

H71103 U.S. Copyright Office No. 531. Copyright, 1905, by J.A. Blosser. Series: Views of the Cascade Mountains, Puget Sound and the Pacific Northwest. Title from item.

A snap shot on the West Seattle Beach. Wash

A snap shot on the West Seattle Beach. Wash

H71102 U.S. Copyright Office No. 530. Copyright, 1905, by J.A. Blosser. Series: Views of the Cascade Mountains, Puget Sound and the Pacific Northwest. Title from item.

Bathers. West Seattle Beach. Wash

Bathers. West Seattle Beach. Wash

H71101 U.S. Copyright Office No. 529. Copyright, 1905, by J.A. Blosser. Series: Views of the Cascade Mountains, Puget Sound and the Pacific Northwest. Title from item.

Ravenna Park. Seattle Wash

Ravenna Park. Seattle Wash

H71107 U.S. Copyright Office No. 540. Copyright, 1905, by J. A. Blosser. On mount: Views of the Cascade Mountains, Puget Sound, and the Pacific Northwest. Title from item.

Seattle, Wash. Water front

Seattle, Wash. Water front

H71104 U.S. Copyright Office No. 533. Copyright 1905, by J. A. Blosser. Title from item.

Entrance to Woodland Park. Seattle Wash

Entrance to Woodland Park. Seattle Wash

H71105 U.S. Copyright Office No. 538. Copyright, 1905, by J. A. Blosser. On mount: Views of the Cascade Mountains, Puget Sound, and the Pacific Northwest. Title from item.

Sylvan driveway. Woodland Park. Seattle, Wash. / J. A. Blosser, Snohomish, Wash.

Sylvan driveway. Woodland Park. Seattle, Wash. / J. A. Blosser, Snohom...

Photograph shows a man and a woman standing on a huge fallen log above a dirt road. H71100 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by J. A. Blosser. Title from item.

Leschi Park. Seattle Wash

Leschi Park. Seattle Wash

H71106 U.S. Copyright Office No. 539. Copyright, 1905, by J. A. Blosser. On mount: Views of the Cascade Mountains, Puget Sound, and the Pacific Northwest. Title from item.

Totem pole and Hotel Seattle, Pioneer Square, Seattle Wash

Totem pole and Hotel Seattle, Pioneer Square, Seattle Wash

H74993 U.S. Copyright Office No. 6882. Copyright 1906, by E. W. Kelley. Title from item.

Logging in the Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: Boom Shingle Bolts and Bolt Puncher [man standing on boards across stream, guiding logs coming down ramp into stream], Skagit River, Near Lyman, Wash.

Logging in the Cascade Mountains, near Seattle, Wash.: Boom Shingle Bo...

Photo copyrighted by Darius Kinsey. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Wash. Shagit R.; Wash. Cascade Mtns.; Lumbering Wash.; Shelf.

Second Avenue, Seattle's principal thoroughfare

Second Avenue, Seattle's principal thoroughfare

H 103659 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr; Street R.R.

On a U.S. Navy boat in the harbor of Seattle, Washington-The Mascot

On a U.S. Navy boat in the harbor of Seattle, Washington-The Mascot

H96527 U.S. Copyright Office No. 9884; U-105432. Copyright 1907 by Underwood & Underwood. Title from item.

A busy day on 2d Ave. - S. from Marion St. past Alaska Bldg., (left). Seattle Wash

A busy day on 2d Ave. - S. from Marion St. past Alaska Bldg., (left). ...

H96054 U.S. Copyright Office No. 9870; U-104546. Copyright 1907 by Underwood & Underwood. Title from item.

Green Lake near Seattle, Wash.

Green Lake near Seattle, Wash.

H88726 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Pillsbury Picture Co.; January 7, 1907; DLC/PP-1907:43104. No. 1523.

Making new ground for a growing city (earth from hills above,) Seattle, Washington

Making new ground for a growing city (earth from hills above,) Seattle...

H96058 U.S. Copyright Office No. 9865; U-104556. Copyright 1907 by Underwood & Underwood. Title from item.

The great Battle-ship parade passing Pioneer Place, Seattle, Wash

The great Battle-ship parade passing Pioneer Place, Seattle, Wash

H111997 U.S. Copyright Office No. 1652. Title from item.

[Wash. - Seattle - large crowd on 2nd Ave. and Virginia St., U.S. Atlantic Fleet Day. May 26, 1908]

[Wash. - Seattle - large crowd on 2nd Ave. and Virginia St., U.S. Atla...

Photo copyrighted by F.H. Nowell. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Eskimo family and their igloo from Labrador, Seattle, A.Y.P.E.

Eskimo family and their igloo from Labrador, Seattle, A.Y.P.E.

Photograph shows two Inuit couples and two children, outside fake igloo at the Alaska+-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, Seattle, Washington. J133779 U.S. Copyright Office. On recto: No. 1081. Title from item. On recto... more

Eskimo family from Labrador Seattle A.Y.P.E.

Eskimo family from Labrador Seattle A.Y.P.E.

Photograph showing two Inuit couples and two children, with backdrop of snow covered log buildings in background.

War game - Range finding on WASHINGTON, "Seattle"

War game - Range finding on WASHINGTON, "Seattle"

Photo shows the USS Washington which was renamed the Seattle in Nov. 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

War game- drill on SEATTLE

War game- drill on SEATTLE

Photo shows the USS Washington which was renamed the Seattle in Nov. 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

War game drill on SEATTLE

War game drill on SEATTLE

Photo shows drilll on the USS Washington which was renamed the Seattle in Nov. 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

War game-Bow of SEATTLE at full speed

War game-Bow of SEATTLE at full speed

Photo shows the USS Washington which was renamed the Seattle in Nov. 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

The leveling of the hills to make Seattle [Denny Hill] / Asahel Curtis.

The leveling of the hills to make Seattle [Denny Hill] / Asahel Curtis...

No copyright renewal per LC Photoduplication Service. Information on name of hill provided by researcher, 3/21/2008.

War game-10 in. gun practice- SEATTLE

War game-10 in. gun practice- SEATTLE

Photo shows the USS Washington which was renamed the Seattle in Nov. 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

L.C. Smith building, Seattle, typifies Seattle spirit and growth 42 stories high, highest office building in the world outside of New York City.

L.C. Smith building, Seattle, typifies Seattle spirit and growth 42 st...

Photograph shows towering building with street traffic below. J165245 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Azo photographic postcard. Accession box no. PR 06 CN 038, Box 65, Washington Seattle

Dr. Cora Smith King of Seattle, Washington, is one of the prominent members of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Women Suffrage.  Dr. King is also Treasurer of the National Council of Women Voters and was formerly a member of the Board of Directors of the National American Woman Suffrage Association.

Dr. Cora Smith King of Seattle, Washington, is one of the prominent me...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Dr. Cora Smith King, facing left, hands folded in lap. Cropped version of the photograph published in The Suffragist, 2, no. 35 (Aug... more

Lucy Burns at Seattle

Lucy Burns at Seattle

Photograph shows suffragist Lucy Burns with aviator Terah "T.T." Maroney (1880-1919) in an airplane. Burns threw suffragist literature from the airplane as it flew over Seattle. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Mrs. Otis Floyd Lamson, of Seattle, chairman of Washington Branch of National Woman's Party

Mrs. Otis Floyd Lamson, of Seattle, chairman of Washington Branch of N...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Half length portrait of Mrs. Otis Floyd Lamson, turned right, facing camera, off-the-shoulder dress. Cropped version of the photograph published in The Suff... more

The Seattle waterfront

The Seattle waterfront

J222594 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Pierson & Co.; March 23, 1917.

Precautions taken in Seattle, Wash., during the Spanish Influenza Epidemic would not permit anyone to ride on the street cars without wearing a mask. 260,000 of these were made by the Seattle Chapter of the Red Cross which consisted of 120 workers, in three days

Precautions taken in Seattle, Wash., during the Spanish Influenza Epid...

Title and notes from Red Cross caption card. Group title: Disaster Relief Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American N... more

A.R.C. in North Russia. Captain W.T. Wynn of Seattle of the American Red Cross, with a detail from the Medical Corps of the U.S. Army who helped in the daily work of the Red Cross headquarters and incidentally gave entertainments for the RC to soldiers in the hospitals and camps. The group: Pvt. Alton Simpson, Grand Rapids; Sergt. Howard J. Slootmaker, Grand Rapids; Capt. W.T. Wynn, Seattle; Pvt. John Dunn, Detroit; Pvt. Chester Everhart, Detroit; Pvt. Frank De Lio, Chicago; The five boys were all good musicians, and they formed the finest Jazz Quintette in North Russia. They could give a fine musical program with or without a piano and there would have been dull night in Alchangel if it hadn't been for the "Red Cross Five"

A.R.C. in North Russia. Captain W.T. Wynn of Seattle of the American R...

Title and note information from Red Cross caption card. Group title: Russia. Data: New England, Central, Syracuse Post Standard, 1919. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about ... more

Detroit Electric auto on promotional tour through mountains from Seattle to Mt. Rainier Cress-Dale Photo Co., Crary Bldg, Seattle

Detroit Electric auto on promotional tour through mountains from Seatt...

Photograph shows electric car produced for Anderson Electric Car Co. traveling on a mountain road through a burned forest. J236223 U.S. Copyright Office. Title devised by Library staff. No. 191430. Exhibited as... more

Seattle, Wash

Seattle, Wash

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: ARC. Group title: Motor Corps, U.S. Used in: Atlantic Div. 4/1919. Gift; American... more

$100,000,000 campaign work. Seattle, Washington

$100,000,000 campaign work. Seattle, Washington

Title and note information from Red Cross caption card. Group Title: Work, Campaign. Data: Atlantic Div. 5/3/1919. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American Nationa... more