Despite a fight to rebuild the armory, or at least preserve part of it, the 1909 building was demolished in 1968.
Yesler Way is a landmark that just keeps on giving.
It’s said that Lyman Cornelius Smith and banker-developer James Hoge discussed building skyscrapers while at the 1909 World’s Fair.
Trolleys and buses make their way down snowy University Way, in 1937 and 2019.
The landmark brick Colonnade Hotel, built in 1900, survives — but the ‘spite mounds’ do not.
This week, even the ‘Now’ photo is nostalgic.
This lasting beach landmark, built in 1908, was once a grocery store.
A memorial marks the spot where these stately neighborhood trees stood for decades.
Now & Then: Second and Bell was once the northwest corner of Denny Hill, before the regrade.
The Singer Sewing Machine building anchored an area of architectural history, and human activity.