|Title||Holy Rosary Catholic church cornerstone laying ceremony, Seattle, June 6, 1937 |
|Caption||A procession walks south on 42nd Avenue SW in West Seattle towards the new Holy Rosary Church for the cornerstone-laying ceremony on June 6, 1937. In the background on the right is the Holy Rosary School, built in 1922. The parish got its start in 1909 with 35 families and small plot of land in the Admiral District, West Seattle's oldest neighborhood. |
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: Holy Rosary Church Cornerstone laying.|
Handwritten on sleeve: SEATTLE, CHURCHES, Holy Rosary, laying of cornerstone, Catholic Church.
Caption and date information source: Rosaryseattle.org.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): June 6, 1937.
|Subjects||Acolytes--Washington (State)--Seattle; Catholic churches--Washington (State)--Seattle; Clergy--Washington (State)--Seattle; Commercial street--Washington (State)--Seattle; Parades & processions--Washington (State)--Seattle; Vestments--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Places||United States—Washington (State)--Seattle|
West Seattle (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.7980.1 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI). |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Photograph Collection |
|Physical Description||1 nitrate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from film negative using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 5. |