Seattle Parks Construction Projects photograph collection, 1937-1938  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Seattle Parks Construction Projects photograph collection
Dates
1937-1938 (inclusive)
Quantity
13 photographic prints (1 folder) ; 3.5 x 6 in.
Collection Number
PH0768
Summary
13 black and white photographs of 1930s construction projects in Seattle parks and recreation areas
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Photographs of Seattle construction projects in parks and recreation areas, including Madison Park, Lincoln Park, Van Asselt Playfield, and others. Most of these projects were associated with the Works Progress Administration (WPA), a federal public works program established in 1935.

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Alternative Forms Available

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Restrictions on Use

Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation, or publication. Contact Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries for details.

Preferred Citation

The required credit line for use of images from Special Collections is: University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections, [plus the negative number].

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Bathhouses--Washington (State)--Seattle--Design and construction--Photographs
  • Parks--Washington (State)--Seattle--Photographs
  • Sea-walls--Washington (State)--Seattle--Design and construction--Photographs
  • Corporate Names :
  • Seattle (Wash.).   Dept. of Parks
  • United States.   Works Progress Administration (Wash.)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Lincoln Park (Seattle, Wash.)--Photographs
  • Madison Park (Seattle, Wash. : Park)--Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)