• Creator
  • Unknown
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1900
  • Description
  • Seattle's South School opened in 1889 on Weller Street at Twelfth Avenue South, on the ridge that once connected First and Beacon Hills. Its students came from the booming area south of the city's downtown.This photo shows Seattle's brick South School with its ornamental woodwork and ironwork. The building lasted less than twenty years. It was torn down between 1907 and 1909 during the regrading of Jackson and Dearborn Streets. The property on... more
    Seattle's South School opened in 1889 on Weller Street at Twelfth Avenue South, on the ridge that once connected First and Beacon Hills. Its students came from the booming area south of the city's downtown.This photo shows Seattle's brick South School with its ornamental woodwork and ironwork. The building lasted less than twenty years. It was torn down between 1907 and 1909 during the regrading of Jackson and Dearborn Streets. The property on which the school had stood dropped by more than fifty feet. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from original photograph using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 4
  • Rights
  • Museum of History & Industry, Seattle