Archive for April, 2009

I’m reminding folks of the Historic Preservation Symposium on May 27-28. Chamber of commerce, county and city officials are encouraged to attend to learn about how historic preservation and recycling old buildings can contribute to your communities’ economic development by preserving character and good architecture. Related to that there is a new edition of a […]

The Places of the Past Digital Image Collection features digital images of local historic places of Snohomish County from the County courthouse to the Bryant corner store. It also includes an article on how to find out about Tracing the History of a Home or Building Below are the organizations and commissions involved in coordinating […]

Looking for historical photos? or original primary source documents? This list of online tools contains links to searchable digital collections of local and regional historical photographs, ephemera, documents, audio, video, newspapers and an ever-growing list of types of historical materials. Most cover Puget Sound and Western Washington but some cover the whole state. It is […]

This searches a special subset of Google to find place names, events, road names, people, or any keyword. If a word is used on the website or one of the genealogical databases it will pop up in the custom google search of just Snohomish County history websites including the extensive collections maintained by the Sno-Isle […]

Oral Histories – How To