|Title||Shoppers inside Pike Place Public Market, Seattle, 1940 |
|Caption||Ever since Seattle's Pike Place Market opened for business in 1907, it has provided a place for the region's farmers to sell fruits, vegetables, and other foodstuffs directly to city dwellers. In this 1940 photo, crowds walk through stalls displaying fresh produce. |
|Notes||Handwritten on sleeve: SEATTLE, Markets, Pike Place Public.|
Caption by MOHAI staff.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): September 17, 1940.
|Subjects||Farmers' markets--Washington (State)--Seattle; Shopping--Washington (State)--Seattle; Farm produce--Washington (State)--Seattle; Pike Place Market (Seattle, Wash.) |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.9825 |
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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 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned 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. |