|Title||Mayor William Devin lighting candles on Lucia bride's crown, Seattle, 1949 |
|Caption||Santa Lucia is a traditional Swedish festival where a girl dresses in a white gown and wears a crown of candles as a reminder that the dark days of winter will soon turn to spring. |
|Notes||Handwritten on image: William Deven [sic], Lorraine Olson.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Lucia Bride - Seattle - 1949.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): November 23, 1949.
|Subjects||Mayors--Washington (State)--Seattle; Festivals--Washington (State)--Seattle; Swedish Americans--Washington (State)--Seattle; Candles--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Personal Names||Devin, William F. (William Franklin), 1898-|
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI22498 |
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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 600 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |