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Northwest Postcard database: keyword search "Business districts--Tacoma, Aerial views"     (new Postcard search     About this database)
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PETERSON-43
Front caption: General View of Tacoma, Washington.
Date: c. 1908
Publisher: Published by E. P. Charlton & Co.
Description: Early view of downtown Tacoma business district.
Subjects: Historic buildings--Tacoma; Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views;
Category: Downtown

SIRLES-6
Front caption: Tacoma, Washington
Back caption: Tacoma, Washington Panoramic Telephoto view of Tacoma from the freeway overpass and top of Pacific Avenue. Commencement Bay (in the background) is one of the finest deep harbors in the world and enables Tacoma to be one of the busiest ports on the Pacific Coast.
Date: c. 1970
Distributor: Distributed by Smith-Western Co., Inc., Tacoma-Portland
Notes: CT-859, ICS-106391C, Color by Kyle S. Smith
Description: View of the downtown business district looking north. Prominent buildings include the County-City Building on the far left, the Medical Arts Building (now the Municipal Building) behind the lower light post, and the Schoenfeld Furniture store on the far right beyond Union Station.
Subjects: Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views; Light fixtures--Tacoma; Historic buildings--Tacoma;
Address (Links to Buildings Index): 747 MARKET ST.; 1717 PACIFIC AVE.; 930 TACOMA AVE SO.; 1423 PACIFIC AVE.
Category: Downtown

STENGER-51
Front caption: Tacoma, Wash.
Date: c. 1940
Notes: P1174
Description: Black and white photograph aerial view of the downtown Tacoma business district. The 11th Street Bridge (now called the Murray Morgan Bridge) is in the upper right of the card, and Fisher's Department Store is in the middle, just below center.
Subjects: Fishers Department Store (Tacoma); Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views; 11th Street Bridge (Tacoma);
Address (Links to Buildings Index): 1104 BROADWAY
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

STENGER-49
Front caption: A Section of MetropolitanTacoma, Wash.
Date: c. 1930
Notes: P-397
Description: Business district aerial view of downtown Tacoma. The Tacoma Hotel, located at 913 "A" Street, can be seen in the upper left of the card. It was destroyed by fire in 1935.
Subjects: Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views; Tacoma Hotel (Tacoma);
Address (Links to Buildings Index): 913 A ST.
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

STENGER-48
Front caption: Tacoma, Wn.
Date: 1940
Notes: P-1173
Description: Black and white aerial view of the downtown business district, the tideflats and Commencement Bay.
Subjects: Commencement Bay (Wash.); Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial Views; Waterfronts--Tacoma;
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

STENGER-46
Front caption: Business District-Tacoma, Wash.
Date: c. 1950
Notes: P-396
Description: Black and white photogragh aerial view of the downtown area--the 11th Street Bridge (now the Murray Morgan Bridge) spans the waterway in the upper left.
Subjects: 11th Strret Bridge (Tacoma); Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views;
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

STENGER-43
Front caption: Tacoma, Washington
Back caption: Tacoma, Washington All-America City This view of Tacoma shows the downtown business district as well as a portion of the Port of Tacoma, one of the world's finest natural harbors. Standing guard over the valley is majestic Mount Rainier in the background.
Date: c. 1985
Distributor: Distributed by Smith-Western Co., Tacoma, WA 98401
Printer: Printed in Singapore
Notes: CT-2906 Photo by: Kyle S. Smith (copyrighted)
Description: Mount Rainier is not visible in this postcard, despite the back caption. The Tacoma Dome, built in 1983, is shown in the upper right corner, and Central School is featured prominently in the foreground.
Subjects: Central School (Tacoma); Business districts--Tacoma, Aerial views;
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

STENGER-40
Front caption: Aerial View of Tacoma, Washington with Mount Rainier in the Distance.
Date: c. 1940
Publisher: C. P. Johnston Co., Seattle, Washington
Notes: 44611
Description: Colorized aerial view of Tacoma with Mount Rainier in the background.
Subjects: Rainier, Mount (Wash.); Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views:;
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

STENGER-37
Front caption: Tacoma Wn.
Date: c. 1940
Publisher: Brubaker Aerial Surveys
Notes: 30400
Description: Aerial view of the downtown business district, with the Pierce Count Courthouse to the far right.
Subjects: Pierce County Courthouse (Tacoma); Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views;
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

STENGER-36
Back caption: Tacoma, Washington. Mt. Rainier stands as a sentinel in the distance. Industrial area in the left distance while the downtown business area is shown in foreground and to the right.
Date: c. 1960
Publisher: Pub. by Ellis Post Card Co., Arlington, Wash.
Printer: Made by Dexter Press, Inc. West Nyack, New York
Notes: C-500, Aerial color by Clifford B. Ellis, 29474-B
Description: Mount Rainier looms in the distance above Tacoma's industrial core.
Subjects: Rainier, Mount (Wash.); Business districts--Tacoma; Aerial views;
Category: Aerial Views of Tacoma

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