He began his Congressional career in , first as a representative and then as a senator during a period that spanned 43 years and nine presidents. Jackson was a strong player in foreign and defense policies, as well as domestic energy and environmental policies, serving as a member on the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, the Armed Services Committee, the Governmental Affairs Committee, and chairman of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.
K-Manhwa Korean graphic novels have been part of Korean popular culture since the early twentieth century. A selection of over 1, covers have been digitized for viewing here. Katims Milton was the conductor of the Seattle Symphony from to This collection contains digitized versions of the audio reels he donated to the University of Washington Music Library. UW-Restricted collection.
A selection of photographs from the H. Ambrose Kiehl Photograph Collection taken between and The photographs are typical of those found in many family albums of that period and illustrate everyday family life at the turn of the century. A selection of the best-of-the-best artifacts from the shared collection held by 61 historical societies, libraries and museums, members of the Association of King County Historical Organizations.
King County, Washington, through 12, historical 19th and 20th century images portraying people, places, and events in the county's urban, suburban, and rural communities. Images from the period , documenting the logging industry and other forest related activities in Washington State. Includes images of loggers and logging camps, skid roads, donkey engines, loading operations, logging trucks and railroads.
Rare literary works for the Between Liberation Space and Time, exhibition which featured items from the Korean collection of the University of Washington Libraries. The Labor Archives of Washington State has hundreds of photographs and digitized documents showing workers, industrial settings, strikes and union activities, civil rights campaigns, and more. This portal highlights items from those collections. Photographs of Seattle, ca. Text and hand colored lithographs from: The history of the Indian tribes of North America, with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs.
Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian gallery in the Department of war, at Washington.
By Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall. Philadelphia, E. Biddle, Photographs, ca. A selection of historical menus and other graphic materials from restaurants and dining facilities in the Pacific Northwest from to including the Space Needle Restaurant, Ivar's Acres of Clams, the Dog House, and cruises aboard the Alaska and Pacific Steam Ship Lines. These photographers were active in the Pacific Northwest community from the late 's to the present.
Archival items come from live performances, formal and informal interviews, lectures, readings, images, writings, and drawings. Slides taken by Professor William Zoller, Professor of Chemistry, University of Washington, over a period of three years during research trips with his team to study the chemistry and impacts of the eruption of Mount Saint Helens.
Photographs in a study of plant habitats following the May 18, eruption of Mount St. Included are "permanent plot views", photos taken of the same site over a period of years, along with more general photos of impacted habitats and photos of some of the more common species of plants. A selection of photographic albums and text documenting the Mountaineers official annual outings undertaken by club members from , primarily on the Olympic Peninsula, in Mount Rainier National Park and on Glacier Peak.
Modern and contemporary art
The images depict camping and climbing activities, equipment and pack horses, portraits of members, and a variety of splendid scenic views of the Northwest. Portal for digital resources about mountains and mountaineering in Special Collections at the University of Washington. This project has made textual and visual resources about the history of Pacific Northwest mountaineering available online through the University of Washington Libraries Digital Collection. One to four minute film clips from home movies, industrial films, documentaries, news footage, art films, and photomicroscopy techniques.
Sub-collections include the Richard J. Musical scores dating from the 17th through 19th centuries comprised mainly of operas, opera excerpts, and other vocal music. Satirical prints, or caricatures, from the Napoleonic Period, all giving political commentary on events of the period. Fifty of the prints were created by French artists, and thirty-three by English artists.
Timeless Secrets of Health and Rejuvenation
Professor R. Nath's collection of Mughal architecture. Mughal architecture was a far reaching and highly influential style of Indian architecture throughout the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries, with roots in Islamic and Persian monuments. Subset of International Collection. The newspapers, North American Times and North American Post ,two significant newspapers which tell the story of Japanese immigration and Japanese American community life in Seattle and beyond.
Over photographs including cartes-de-visite and cabinet card studio portraits of entertainers, actors, and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid- to late s. Many are posed in costume and represent characters from popular theatrical productions of the time. A growing collection of annual financial reports of companies currently or historically based in the Pacific Northwest. Photographs by Frank Nowell documentating scenery, towns, businesses, mining activities, Native Americans, and Eskimos in the vicinity of Nome, Alaska from A web-based museum showcasing aspects of the rich history and culture of Washington State's Olympic Peninsula communities.
Features cultural exhibits, curriculum packets and a searchable archive of over 12, items that includes historical photographs, audio recordings, videos, maps, diaries, reports and other documents.
Frank Lloyd Wright, Fallingwater
An ever-growing collection of oral histories from the Libraries Special Collections documenting the history and culture of our region. A separate database of buildings and designers of California, Oregon and Washington. Professionals in other fields related to architecture are also included, such as landscape architects, interior designers, engineers, urban planners, developers, and building contractors.
You may also view only the items contained within our digital collection.
One of the most important publications for information about West Coast fisheries in the 20th century. This fishing industry journal was published from to The digital collection contains more than 5, pages dating from its earliest years. A collection of writings, diaries, letters, and reminiscences drawn from various sources within the Special Collections Division collections that recount the early settlement of Washington in the 19th century, the establishment of homesteads and towns and the hardships faced by many of the early pioneers.
Manual Architects Drawings: A Selection of Sketches by World Famous Architects Through History
A collection of photographs from marches, protests, rallies, and sign waving demonstrations that took place across the Pacific Northwest following the election of President Donald J. This collection represents a fraction of the Ashford Sheet Music Collection which was built from a core collection donated by Paul Ashford to the University of Washington in Documents, pamphlets, booklets, flyers, and other original material drawn from the Pacific Northwest Collection of pamphlets and books, the Theater program collection, and various textual ephemeral collections.
Features images of Front St. Dawson around the time of the Klondike Gold Rush, sweeping city views of Seattle after the turn of the century and the memorable Mississippi flood of Other photographs feature group portraits, city scenes, and landscapes. Photographic prints, pattern drawings, watercolor paintings, and postcards that former UW faculty-member Blanche Payne collected or created on her research trips to the former Yugoslavia and various other countries during and Images taken by the pioneer photographer, Theodore Peiser, in the later part of the 19th century to about Among his subjects were images of troops preparing to embark from Fort Lawton to China in , the Territorial University and early Seattle scenes.
Photographs documenting scenes from Snohomish, King and Chelan Counties in Washington State from the early s to the s. Contains images of local industries, such as the Heybrook Lumber Co. An ongoing database of historical portraits of men and women well known in the Pacific Northwest region and also nationwide. These include among others architects, artists and writers, government officials and politicians, and historians and educators.
Photographs and ephemera relating to the career of Pat Prior and Effie Norris documenting their life on the road while performing on the American vaudeville circuits around the turn of the century, Photographic albums containing images collected and annotated by Thomas Prosch, one of Seattle's earliest pioneers. Images document scenes in Eastern Washington especially Chelan and vicinity, and Seattle's early history including the Seattle Fire of The bulletin of the Puget Sound Section of the American Chemical society which documents the history of chemistry in the Puget Sound region.
Photographs from a ca. Several hundred photographs and 23 documents describing the place of salmon in the Pacific Northwest in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and the roots of the salmon crisis. Photographs by photographer Henry Mason Sarvant depicting his climbing expeditions to Mt. Rainier and scenes of the vicinity from Also included are images of his trip to the Klondike gold fields in documenting his journey over the Chilkoot Pass and subsequent mining activities in the vicinity of Dawson, Yukon Territory.
Images collected by drama critic and theater promoter J. Willis Sayre. They consist of autographed portraits of actors, vaudeville performers, movie stills, singers, dancers, musicians, comedians and acrobats representing American theater history primarily from the s and onward.
Ongoing database of historical photographs of Seattle with special emphasis on images depicting neighborhoods, recreational activities including baseball, "The Great Snow of ", theaters and transportation. Historical photographs and pamphlets documenting the construction of hydroelectric power and water supply facilities built in Washington State from the late s to the s including the Snoqualmie Falls Power Plant, the Electron Plant, the Skagit River Hydroelectric Project, and the Cedar River water supply system.
The Sephardic Studies Digital Library and Museum has collected from members of the local Seattle Sephardic community more than original Ladino books and thousands of documents composed in Ladino as well as other relevant languages, such as Ottoman Turkish, Hebrew and French. Skinner was a leading proponent of the spatial approach to Chinese history and the use of maps as a key class of data in ethnography. This collection of over maps comes from his personal collection and covers a variety of demographic and economic themes. Historical images from Western United States and the Pacific Northwest region covering political and social topics such as women's issues, labor and government, and ethnic groups with special emphasis on the Japanese internment camps in the Northwest during World War II.
- Architects Are Facing A Silent War.
- BIG | Bjarke Ingels Group.
- When the Empire State Building Was Just an Architect’s Sketch;
- Architects' drawings : a selection of sketches by world famous architects through history.
- Middle Years: 1477-1499.
The project represents one of the first attempts in the U. These interviews reflect religious, linguistic, occupational and gender diversity and provide rich insight into changing experiences of South Asians in the Pacific Northwest.
A selection of stereographic views from our archival collections. They consist primarily of landscape and documentary views. In some cases, both front and verso views of a stereograph have been presented. Over papers written by students enrolled in the courses Architecture , "Introduction to Architectural Theory," and Architecture , "Characteristics of Puget Sound Architecture and Towns," from to the s, chiefly taught by Victor Steinbrueck.
The interviews were taped by Edward and Gerda Sundberg during a sabbatical from Cabrillo College in Subset of Oral Histories Collection. Images and text documenting the infamous collapse in of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. Also covers "Galloping Gertie's" creation, subsequent studies involving its aerodynamics, and finally the construction of a second bridge spanning the Narrows.