Werner Lenggenhager Photo Collection
Preview up to 100 items from this collection below. Seattle streetscapes and architecture are captured in the images shot by Werner Lenggenhager, a hobby photographer who gave nearly 30,000 prints to the library, many of which are digitized here.
Roger Forbes Palace, January 1981
Seattle - View of old theatre adjoining Smith Tower on north.
Date: 1981-01View this item
Demolition of Rivoli Theatre for new Federal Building at 1st Ave. and Madison St., January 9, 1971
Seattle; Start of demolition of site of new Federal Bldg. Photo of Rivoli Theatre on Madison.
Date: 1971-01-09View this item
I-5 from Yesler Way overpass, January 31, 1967
Seattle; View north on freeway from Yesler Way overpass on dedication day
Date: 1967-01-31View this item
The Townhouse, March 1958
Seattle; Wash. The Townhouse on 1400 Hubbell Place; View N.E. to Pike Str.
Date: 1958-03View this item
Construction of I-5 viaduct at Lakeview, January 1962
Seattle; Wash. View S.E. on Lakeview freeway viaduct with beam laying machine
Date: 1962-01View this item
Holly Park housing units, May 1953
Seattle; Wash. Holly Park housing devel. Erec. 1943 Built as a wartime project and now converted to low rental housing the well designed housing units are set on a hillside with plenty of ground for recreational activities and pedestrian walks. Cul-de-sac parking courts related to service and entrance approaches to the homes also help to segregate automobile traffic.
Date: 1953-05View this item
Ford billboard, February 7, 1959
Seattle; Wash. Commercial poster
Date: 1959-02-22View this item
Minor apartments, 1961
Seattle; Wash. 1221 Minor Apts. view S.W. opened 1960
Date: 1961View this item
Bagley Wright Theater, July 1983
Seattle - Bagley Wright Theater - View S.W. Seattle Center.
Date: 1983-07View this item
SGS Bulletin, v.8, no. 1, Sep. 1958
Date: Sep. 1958View this item