What's New

  • Seattle Channel's CityStream features SMA in History of Homelessness in Seattle.
  • Check out our new lobby exhibit highlighting the work of the Seattle Design Commission in celebration of the commission's 50-year anniversary.
  • The Spring 2019 edition of our Archives Gazette is now available, with news about SMA programs and projects, highlights from the collection, and more.
  • We've launched a crowdsourcing project for transcribing early City records. Read original documents and help us make them more accessible! Learn more at our Volunteering page.
  • Read about Ballard nightlife noise complaints from 1950 in our latest Find of the Month.

Luna Park, circa 1910
Item 64761, Miscellaneous Prints (Record Series 9910-01)

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).