- 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.
- The latest Find of the Month focuses on the feasibility of adding rapid mass transit to the planning of Interstate 5 - in 1957.
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!
City Light workers, circa 1980
Item 175206, City Light Slides (Record Series 1204-04)
How do I find a photograph of my house?