What's New

  • The Winter 2017 edition of our Archives Gazette is now available, with news about SMA programs and projects, highlights from the collection, and more.
  • SMA has a new exhibit in our lobby case, featuring Bertha Knight Landes, Seattle's first woman mayor.
  • Check out our guide to legislative research.
  • Our latest Find of the Month features a 1912 debate about the siting of a sports stadium.


Holiday lighting at Frederick & Nelson, 1965
Item 177120, City Light Slides (Record Series 1204-04)

How do I find a photograph of my house?

There are several resources you can use to locate a photograph of your house. The best place to start is the Puget Sound Regional Branch of the State Archives (phone: 425-564-3940).