Alban Shay photograph collection, circa 1920s-1950s  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Shay, Alban
Alban Shay photograph collection
circa 1920s-1950s (inclusive)
124 photographic prints (1 box)
Collection Number
Photographs of projects of Seattle architect, circa 1920s-1950s
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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The collection is open to the public.


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Photographs of projects of Seattle architect Alban Shay, who designed mostly private residences (1920s-1950s). Most of the work represented was designed either by Shay's firm or in conjunction with partner Paul Thiry. Some addresses and dates have not been identified. Includes 12 duplicates.

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Folder 1: Barrett, Frank (Laurelhurst)
2 exterior views, 1 interior view

Folder 2: Belnap, R.M. (2561 Shoreland Drive)
1 exterior view

Folder 3: Bowden, Ed (Washington Park)
2 exterior views

Folder 4: Bradley, Don
1 exterior view

Folder 5: City Center Motel (226 Aurora Avenue)
3 exterior views, 2 interior views

Folder 6: De Soto Plymouth (9th and Denny)
1 exterior view, 2 interior views

Folder 6a: Drew English, Inc. (1415 5th Ave.)
1 interior view

Folder 7: Grey, Alex (Laurelhurst)
2 exterior views

Folder 8: Hamilton, Prof. (Laurelhurst)
1 exterior view

Folder 9: Hanlon, H.H.
1 exterior view

Folder 10: Hansen, Robert, Jr.
1 exterior view

Folder 11: Hansen, Robert, Sr. (Windemere)
1 exterior view

Folder 12: Hixon, Penn (At Medina on Lakeshore)
1 exterior view, 1 interior view

Folder 13: Kelsh, Harry (Shoreland Drive, Mt. Baker)
3 exterior views

Folder 14: Medical Clinic (Port Townsend)
6 exterior views, 2 interior views

Folder 15: Otteson (Queen Anne Hill)
2 interior views

Folder 16: Peterson, W.C. (West Seattle, Fauntleroy)
3 exterior views, 3 interior views

Folder 17: Phelps, Walter (Denny Blaine)
1 exterior view

Folder 18: Prentice, Gordon (Broadmoor)
1 exterior view Prentice, Mrs. Gordon 1 elevation

Folder 19: Rogers, Nat (Broadmoor)
2 interior views

Folder 20: Shay, Alban (1300 Lake Washington Boulevard)
5 exterior views

Folder 21: Short, Ed (Shop)
1 exterior

Folder 22: Sick, Emil
2 interior views

Folder 23: Skewes, R.J. (Broadway and John)
1 exterior view

Folder 24: Smith, Graham (Broadmoor)
1 exterior

Folder 25: Speculative house for Tennis Club
1 exterior view

Folder 26: Theil, Cordelia
1 exterior view

Folder 27: Thompson, Charles (Morlands)
1 exterior views

Folder 28: Torrance, Roscoe
1 exterior view, 2 interior views

Folder 29: Van Waters and Rogers, Inc. (Portland)
6 exterior views, 6 interior views

Folder 30: Photographs of Architectural Drawings
2 elevations

Folder 31: Unidentified Photographs
5 interiors

Folder 32: Unidentified Photographs
36 exteriors

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  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Photographic prints

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