7 hours ago The Southwest Seattle Historical Society was founded in 1984 by West Seattle resident and White Center real estate broker Elliott Couden. Founding members chose to dedicate this organization to historic preservation, heritage education, and community service for the Duwamish peninsula, including West Seattle and White Center.
9 hours ago For a real-estate listing, click here. The listing agent is Kyle Moore of MacPherson’s. A sidewalk plaque on Alki Avenue indicating the house at 3045 64th Ave. S.W. is Seattle’s oldest surviving home. You can read a lengthy 1988 history of the home by Brad Chrisman, then a reporter for the West Seattle Herald,
2 hours ago banking, restaurants, and real estate. They built a 17-room home on this site in 1907, calling it Sans Souci, without worry. The home used springs on the hill for water, the estate included elaborate flower gardens, an orchard (with some trees remaining), a well- stocked trout pond (no trout remaining), cows, horses, a flagpole and a pool table on
1 hours ago A long-time resident of West Seattle, Phil comes to the Historical Society with a background in commercial real estate. Phil also serves on the Board of the Admiral Neighborhood Association and as a hub captain for Seattle Disaster Emergency Response. Phil is a dedicated Historical Society volunteer, serving as a docent at the Log House Museum
8 hours ago After retiring when his tailoring shop burned down in the Great Seattle Fire of 1889, Samuel focused on managing real-estate. When he died, his holdings included a commercial building at First and Columbia downtown estimated to be worth as much as $300,000, plus many other lots and tracts, including a mining claim in Alaska and a 10-acre parcel
3 hours ago Municipal services made possible an urban community on the highlands above Elliott Bay and enhanced the value of the Improvement Company’s real-estate holdings. Beginning in early 1904, the City of West Seattle undertook a series of annexations significantly enlarging the City of West Seattle’s geographic area.
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