I'M FASCINATED WITH finding artifacts from the distant past and researching the story behind them, especially anything pertaining to local history. These items are then...
is a local historian and collector. He searches for historical artifacts and showcases these historical finds on his Instagram page, @seattle_artifacts. He is also a contributing writer for Historylink.org and is the author of the recently published book "Seattle Prohibition: Bootleggers, Rumrunners & Graft in the Queen City."
Seattle’s Queen of Neon: Meet the designer of the city’s most iconic signs — from the Elephant Car Wash to Dick’s Drive-In VIEW
A real-life Rosie the Riveter designed several of Seattle’s most revered signs, starting back in the 1940s. Her name was Beatrice Haverfield, and her creative...
Liquor flows and blood spills in ‘Seattle Prohibition: Bootleggers, Rumrunners & Graft in the Queen City’ VIEW
Fired from the Seattle Police Department, Roy Olmstead found fame and fortune peddling booze during Prohibition.
An old copper moonshining still leaves an urban archaeologist thirsty to learn more.