|Title||View Ridge School students watching construction of new building, Seattle, March 12, 1948 |
|Caption||View Ridge Elementary School began in portable classrooms in the fall of 1944, adding additional grades each year until a permanent building was constructed in 1948. Local newspapers described the new building as "streamlined" with all the classrooms on one floor and a maximum number of windows. In this photo, pupils watch a construction worker and the portable school buildings show in the background. |
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: View Ridge school children watching construction of new building, 3/12/48.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Seattle - schools - View Ridge.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): March 17, 1948.
|Subjects||Building construction--Washington (State)--Seattle; Laborers--Washington (State)--Seattle; School children--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
View Ridge (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI25742 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 safety film negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from print made from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |