- See maps, photos, and textual records relating to Seattle's Olmsted parks in our searchable Olmsted digital collection.
- Listen to testimony about redlining in Seattle in our latest Seattle Voices entry.
- The Spring 2015 edition of our Archives Gazette is now available, with news about SMA programs and projects, highlights from the collection, and more.
- Read about baseball opening day festivities from 90 years ago in the latest Find of the Month.
What do archivists do?
"Archivists bring the past to the present. They're records collectors and protectors, keepers of memory. They organize unique, historical materials, making them available for current and future research." (Lisa Lewis) The Seattle Municipal Archives is featured on Seattle Channel's City Stream - watch it now!
James Street during freeway construction, 1963
Item 173890, Engineering Department Photographic Negatives (Record Series 2613-07)
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