I'm New Here

A Miller, a Madame, and the Birth of Seattle

It’s kind of a cute story.

08/20/2015 By Matthew Halverson Illustrations by Joseph Laney

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Ancient Places in the Pacific Northwest

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06/09/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: The Moral Imperative of Revolt

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06/08/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: Dr. Naber Talks Arab Feminism

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05/13/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: Wing Luke Museum Presents Immigration in Context

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05/07/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: UW Science Now on Climate Change

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04/14/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Vintage Moment

Roaring '20s Seattle Fashion Lecture at MOHAI

History buff Clara Berg dishes on local fashion's blast from the past.

04/13/2015 By Natalie Lew

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PubliCalendar: A Fearless Sea Captain's Fight For Abortion Rights

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04/10/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: Flavors of the IRC

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04/09/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: Breaking Bad Health Care

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04/07/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

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PubliCalendar: Today's Your Last Day to Build Your Dream Parklet!

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03/30/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Style 101

A Brief(ish) History of Filson

We dive into the Gold Rush roots of the 118-year-old local workwear brand.

02/25/2015 By Amanda Zurita

Food History

A Place at the Table Is Now Open at MOHAI

Fun fact: The Canlis family, the Athenian Inn, and the gyros trend are all of Greek export.

02/10/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Nerd Alert

Where to Drink on Guy Fawkes Day

Remember, remember, the fifth of November...is as good a day as any to go out for a drink.

11/05/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Quote Unquote

Meet the Men Who Discovered HMS Chatham’s Anchor

A commercial diver and an amateur historian may have just discovered an anchor lost during the Vancouver Expedition of the 1790s.

05/01/2014 By Matthew Halverson

What Lies Beneath

What Stopped the World’s Largest Tunnel-Boring Machine Just 1,000 Feet Into Its Journey?

And how does a city growing as fast as Seattle avoid erasing its past?

05/01/2014 By James Ross Gardner

Blast from the Past

MOHAI Seattle Fashion History Lecture

Join costume and wardrobe specialist Clara Berg as she brings two trendsetting Seattleites—and the garments of their day—to life.

03/21/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Film News

Who Should Take Over the Egyptian Theatre?

The Landmark cinema will show its last movie on June 27. We think one of these five arts organizations should keep the theater alive.

06/20/2013 By Laura Dannen