• Letter from G.W. Roberge to the Public Market & Department Store Co. regarding a sagging floor in the Economy Market, January 14, 1927

    Letter from G.W. Roberge to the Public Market & Department Store Co. regarding a sagging floor in the Economy Market, January 14, 1927

    Roberge, G.W.

    Letter from G.W. Roberge, the Superintendent of Buildings for the City of Seattle Department of Public Works informing the Public Market & Department Store Co. that there is a portion of flooring in the Economy Market which appears to be sagging and needs to be fixed.

    Identifier: spl_sh_00047

    Date: 1927-01-14

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  • Letter from John J. Rowan to Arthur Goodwin congratualting him on the success of the Tacoma Crystal Palace Public Market and describing the arrival of Charles Lindbergh in New York, June 14, 1927

    Letter from John J. Rowan to Arthur Goodwin congratualting him on the success of the Tacoma Crystal Palace Public Market and describing the arrival of Charles Lindbergh in New York, June 14, 1927

    Rowan, John J.

    Letter from John J. Rowan to Arthur Goodwin congratulating him on the success of the Tacoma Crystal Palace Public Market. Rowan also relays news of Charles Lindbergh's arrival in New York City, describing the excitement and celebrations. He writes 'Lindbergh arrived here yesterday (13th) the City went wild cheering, rushing mad to get a glimpse of this youngster. I saw him and his Mother, as the procession passed through Central Park. Both of them were as cool as ice while the hordes of people howeled, cheered and jostled.'

    Identifier: spl_sh_00118

    Date: 1927-06-14

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  • Letter from Arthur Goodwin to William T. Campbell regarding market disputes, November 12, 1927

    Letter from Arthur Goodwin to William T. Campbell regarding market disputes, November 12, 1927

    Goodwin, Arthur

    In his letter, Goodwin describes disputes at Pike Place Market, among them: the sale of vegetables in the Pike Place Arcade and a group of farmers who want to force Joe Desimone out of the market.

    Identifier: spl_sh_00040

    Date: 1927-11-12

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  • Mountains and snowy forest, ca. 1899

    Mountains and snowy forest, ca. 1899

    Pillsbury, Arthur C. (Arthur Clarence); Pillsbury and Cleveland

    Location is likely Alaska, British Columbia or Yukon Territory based on other photographs in the collection but the exact location is unknown.

    Identifier: spl_ap_00048

    Date: 1899?

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  • Autumn

    Autumn

    Lap, E.

    Identifier: spl_art_L31Au

    Date: 1934?

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  • Juneau, Alaska harbor and the Gastineau Channel looking NW, ca. 1899

    Juneau, Alaska harbor and the Gastineau Channel looking NW, ca. 1899

    Pillsbury, Arthur C. (Arthur Clarence); Pillsbury and Cleveland

    In 1880, gold was discovered at Silver Bow Basin by Richard Harris and Joe Juneau. The gold discovery led to the development of the nearby town of Juneau.

    Identifier: spl_ap_00068

    Date: 1899?

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  • Baist's Real Estate Atlas of Surveys of Seattle, Wash - Plate 5

    Baist's Real Estate Atlas of Surveys of Seattle, Wash - Plate 5

    Baist, G. Wm

    Baist Real Estate atlases of Seattle were published in 1905, 1908, and 1912. The atlases show property ownership (for large tracts), plats, block and lot numbers, streets, buildings, sewers, water mains, electric railways, and steam railroads.

    Identifier: spl_maps_341191.5

    Date: 1905

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  • Letter from Arthur Goodwin to W.R. Crowley regarding public markets, May 7, 1927

    Letter from Arthur Goodwin to W.R. Crowley regarding public markets, May 7, 1927

    Goodwin, Arthur

    Letter from Arthur Goodwin to W.R. Crowley discussing the publication of Goodwin's book 'Markets: Public and Private, Their Establishment, Operation and Management.' Goodwin also responds to Crowley's inquiries about securing Japanese farmers for markets in California and invites Crowley to come visit for the opening of the new Tacoma Public Market.

    Identifier: spl_sh_00033

    Date: 1927-05-07

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  • Letter from Earl M. Eba to Arthur Goodwin regarding improvements to his stall, June 14, 1927

    Letter from Earl M. Eba to Arthur Goodwin regarding improvements to his stall, June 14, 1927

    Eba, Earl M.

    Letter from Earl M. Eba regarding Arthur Goodwin's suggestion that he and his neighbor, George Brehm, improve the flooring between their stalls. Eba responds that he paid the expenses necessary to replace the floor previously and it is now Brehm's turn to shoulder the expense.

    Identifier: spl_sh_00080

    Date: 1927-06-14

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  • Letter from Arthur Goodwin to Lieutenant C.G. Carr regarding parking at Pike Place Market, November 12, 1927

    Letter from Arthur Goodwin to Lieutenant C.G. Carr regarding parking at Pike Place Market, November 12, 1927

    Goodwin, Arthur

    In his letter, Goodwin writes to Lieutenant Carr to provide the license plate numbers of cars who are parking at Pike Place Market all day and requests that he look into the matter.

    Identifier: spl_sh_00041

    Date: 1927-11-12

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