|Title||Cars on display at Seattle Auto Show, Seattle, 1956 |
|Caption||The Seattle Automobile Dealers' Association opened its 1956 Auto Show in mid-January at the Field Artillery Armory. The display of over 100 domestic and foreign cars featured the latest in two- and three-tone color schemes and space-age styling.|
In this photo, visitors to the 1956 Seattle Auto Show examine some of the new models on display. The building which housed the show is now Center House at Seattle Center.
|Notes||Signs in image: 1956 Cavalcade of Cars. Pontiac. The New Cadillac. Packard Clipper. Packard. Chevrolet. Studebaker. Seattle's Buick Dealers. Austin-Healy. M-G. Packard. Hillman. Mercedes-Benz. Chrysler. Dodge. Ford. Ohhh those '56 Oldsmobiles!|
Handwritten on sleeve: Autos - shows - Seattle - 1956.
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): January 17, 1956.
|Subjects||Exhibitions--Washington (State)--Seattle; Automobiles--Washington (State)--Seattle; Seattle Center (Seattle, Wash.) |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Queen Anne (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI20400 |
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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 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. |