|Title||Goodwill Industries building, Seattle, 1931 |
|Caption||Seattle Goodwill Industries was founded in 1923 when a group of local businessmen recognized a need to provide training and employment for those without job skills. In the 1930s, Seattle Goodwill began serving individuals with physical and mental disabilities. Financial support for the non-profit organization comes in large part from sales made in its thrift stores.|
This photo shows the building that housed the Seattle Goodwill Industries factory, general offices and store at 1400 Lane Street, near the intersection of Rainier Avenue (to the right side) and Dearborn Street to the left.
|Notes||Handwritten on image: New Goodwill Ind. Home.|
Handwritten on sleeve: SEATTLE, Goodwill Industries, New plant.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): January 14, 1931.
|Subjects||Warehouses--Washington (State)--Seattle; Charitable organizations--Washington (State)--Seattle; Goodwill Industries of America |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Chinatown/International District (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.9069 |
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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 nitrate 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. |