|Title||Men in doorway of Rainier Valley Barber Shop and AYP Pool Room, Seattle, 1909 |
|Caption||This barber shop and pool room, owned by Lee Gardner and Menzo LaPorte, was located at 4866 Rainier Avenue from 1908 to 1923. The AYP refers to the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, which took place on the University of Washington campus in 1909. |
|Notes||Signs on building read: AYP Pool Room. Gardner & LaPorte Fine Candies, Cigars and Tobacco. Shave 15 cents. Owl cigar, now 5 cents.|
Handwritten on verso: 1909. Rainier Valley Barber shop and AYP Pool Room. LaPorte and Gardner are standing beside dog.
See accession numbers 93.001.032 and 93.001.049 for additional information.
Billiard parlors--Washington (State)--Seattle
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle|
Columbia City (Seattle, Wash.)
|Digital Collection||Rainier Valley Historical Society Photograph Collection |
|Accession Number||93.001.708 |
|Ordering Information||To order a copy of this photograph, please email Rvhsoffice@aol.com and mention the Accession Number. |
|Repository||Rainier Valley Historical Society, Seattle |
|Repository Collection||Hall-Summers Collection |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 3 1/2 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned 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. |