Episode 17: Gay and Lesbian History

with Stephani Thompson

Today’s episode is a brief overview of gay and lesbian history in Seattle from 1893 to the present.

Episode 16: George Bartell

with Kris Corbitt

Trusted around here since 1890. George Bartell began training as a pharmacist at age 14. He sought adventure first on the American frontier, then in the Klondike gold rush, before building a drug store empire that thrives to this day.

Episode 15: Frances Farmer

with Elena Martinez

Frances Farmer was a bright and talented, but somewhat troubled young actress who had the misfortune of entering the mental health care system of the 1940s and 50s.

Episode 14: The Seattle Metropolitans

with Nathan Cox

Seattle got its first hockey team in 1916. The following year the 1917 Seattle Metropolitans were the first American team ever to win the Stanley Cup.