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Episode 41: The Denny Regrade

Williams, David B., Too High and Too Steep: Reshaping Seattle’s Topography. University of Washington Press. Seattle, 2015

Seattle Moves a Mountain: The Story of the Denny Regrade

Item 3271, Record Series 1204-05, State Municipal Archives

Seattle Municipal Archives

https://pauldorpat.com/2010/05/01/seattle-now-then-6th-and-marion/

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/seattle-history/slideshow/The-Denny-regrade-in-Seattle-31845.php?cmpid=fb-desktop

Historylink.org

Episode 40: The Love Israel Cult

LeWare, Charles P. The Love Israel Family. University of Washington Press.  Seattle, 2009

Love Israel, founder of troubled Seattle Commune, dies at 75. The Seattle Times. March 30, 2016

Historylink.org

Episode 39: Henry Yesler

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle, 1951

Historylink.org

Episode 38: Bigfoot

Buhs, Joshua Blu. Bigfoot: The Life and Times of a Legend. University of Chicago Press. Chicago, 2009

Green, John. On the Track of Sasquatch. Cheam Publishing Ltd. British Columbia, 1971

http://www.native-languages.org/

Episode 37: The Seattle Pilots

http://www.rainiervalleyhistory.org/stories/articles/dugdale-baseball-park

http://www.history.com/news/ask-history/who-invented-baseball

historylink.org

Episode 36: The Mercer Girls

Seattle at 150: Mercer brothers imprinted family name on the city. Seattle P.I. October 8, 2001.

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle. University of Washington Press.  Seattle, 1951

Historylink.org

Episode 35: The Chinese Riots

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle, 1951

historylink.org

Episode 34: Chief Seattle

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle.  1951

http://content.lib.washington.edu/aipnw/buerge2.html

http://www.suquamish.nsn.us/HistoryCulture.aspx

historylink.org

Episode 33: Women’s Suffrage

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle, 1951

http://washingtonhistoryonline.org/suffrage/People/cblaine.aspx

http://washingtonhistoryonline.org/suffrage/People/mbrown.aspx

http://washingtonhistoryonline.org/suffrage/People/edevoe.aspx

https://theautry.org/explore/exhibits/suffrage/suffrage_wa.html

http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20101003/NEWS01/710039941

historylink.org

Episode 32: Vic Meyers

Meyers Band to Play at Columbia Theatre.  The Seattle Daily Times. December 11, 1927

Hicks Likes Frankness of Meyers.  The Seattle Daily Times January 25, 1932

Meyers Already Spreading City’s Fame Over Nation.  The Seattle Daily Times. January 28, 1932

Gigolo Appear in City as New Campaign Move.  The Seattle Daily Times. January 29, 1932

Musical Tribute to Vic Meyers. The Seattle Times. Monday, April 9, 1990

Vic Meyers’ Main Legacy is Laughter.  The Seattle Times. Wednesday, May 29, 1991

http://crosscut.com/2016/03/does-washington-really-need-a-lieutenant-governor/

Historylink.org

Episode 31: Dave Beck

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle. University of Washington Press. Seattle. 1951

http://www.nytimes.com/1993/12/28/obituaries/dave-beck-99-teamsters-chief-convicted-of-corruption-is-dead.html

Historylink.org

Episode 30: Alexander Pantages

Morgan, Murray.  Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press. Seattle, 1951

http://law.jrank.org/pages/2893/Alexander-Pantages-Trials-1929.html

Historylink.org

Episode 29: Marion Zioncheck

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press. Seattle. 1951

Zioncheck Is Found Guilty As ‘Disorderly.’ Seattle Daily Times. January 7, 1936

Zioncheck Is Married, But Won’t Say So. Seattle Daily Times. April 29, 1936

‘Who’s Crazy?’ Will Be Topic for Zioncheck. Seattle Daily Times. July 8, 1936

Work, Worry are Blamed for Mental Sickness. Seattle Daily Times. August 8, 1936

http://www.thecascadiacourier.com/2011/08/marion-anthony-zioncheck.html

Historylink.org

Episode 28: The City of Ballard

Grant, Frederic James. History of Seattle.  American Publishing Company. New York, 1891

Ballard Business Man Oppose Annexation.  The Seattle Star. November 18, 1905

Politicians Fight Annexation of Ballard. The Seattle Daily Times. October 29, 1905

109 Years Ago, Ballard Voted to Join Seattle. Seattle P.I. Thursday November 5, 2015

http://www.ballardnewstribune.com/2007/05/29/news/ballard-got-its-name-coin-toss

http://www.seattle.gov/cityarchives/exhibits-and-education/online-exhibits/annexed-cities/ballard

http://www.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2007/05/free_ballard.php

Historylink.org

Episode 27: Mother Ryther

Fight Hand to Hand. The Seattle Star. September 26, 1914

Mother Ryther. The Seattle Star. June 28, 1913

Deaths. The Seattle Daily Times.  March 10, 1914

The Seattle Daily Times, Tuesday, October 2, 1934

http://www.ryther.org/blog/a-woman-of-historic-proportions-mother-olive-ryther

http://wedgwoodinseattlehistory.com/2013/07/04/ryther-making-a-difference/

http://www.ryther.org/history/

Historylink.org

Episode 26: The Reverend Mark Matthews

Soden, Dale E.  The Reverend Mark Matthews: An Activist in the Progressive Era.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle.  2001.

Mole, Rich. Scoundrels and Saloons: Whisky Wars of the Pacific Northwest 1840-1917. Heritage.  Victoria.  2012.

historylink.org

Episode 25: The 1962 World’s Fair

Historylink.org

http://www.seattle.gov/cityarchives/exhibits-and-education/digital-document-libraries/century-21-worlds-fair

http://mohai.tumblr.com/post/22705919300/civic-auditorium-from-queen-anne-hill-seattle

Episode 24: Anna Louise Strong

Morgan, Murray.  Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle, 1951

The Milwaukee Journal. Strong Life, Strongly Written. February 26, 1984

http://depts.washington.edu/labhist/strike/jackson.shtml

Historylink.org

Episode 23: Harry Allen

Boag, Peter.  Re-dressing America’s Frontier Past.  University of California Press, 2011

Boag, Peter.  Go West Young Man, Go East young Woman: Searching for the Trans in Western Gender History.  Western Historical Quarterly 36 (Winter 2005)

In Male Attire.  The Seattle Times.  April 20, 1900

Goes by the Name of Harry.  The Seattle Times. October, 12, 1901

Suicide Ends the Love Affair, San Fancisco Call, Volume 91, Number 26, December 26, 1901

Police Briefs. The Seattle Times.  January 9, 1902

Nell Pickerell in Court.  The Seattle Times.  August 4, 1902

Girl Tries to End Her Life.  The Seattle Times.  November 4, 1903.

Shoots Herself in the Chest.  San Fransisco Call, Volume 94, Number 158, November 5, 1903

Police Baffled by Silence of Nervy Young Woman.  San Francisco Call.  Volume 99, Number 83, February 1906

Woman in Man’s Clothing.  East Oregonian. March 26, 1907

Old Man Stabs His Daughter in Lungs.  Daily Capitol Journal.  September 27, 1916

Nell Pickerell Stabbed.  Seattle Daily Times.  September 27, 1916

http://crosscut.com/2014/06/nell-pickerell-transgender-youth-knute-berger/

https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/lgbt/report/2012/06/29/11730/the-unfair-criminalization-of-gay-and-transgender-youth/

http://www.thetrevorproject.org/pages/facts-about-suicide

historylink.org

Episode 22: Strike!

Morgan, Murray.  Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle.  1951.

historylink.org

Episode 21: The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Expo

The Seattle Daily Times.  Somebody Will Draw Baby as Prize.  September 18, 1909

O’Reily, Shauna and Brennan.  Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition.  Arcadia Publishing.  San Francisco.  2009

https://www.washington.edu/alumni/columns/sept95/centennial.html

Seattle’s Forgotten World’s Fair (documentary) https://vimeo.com/25317476

historylink.org

Episode 20: Hiram Gill

Morgan, Murry.  Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle. University of Washington Press, Seattle.  1951

The Seattle Star.  The Case of Hi Gill. January 29, 1917.  A1

The Seattle Star. Private Funeral Held for H.C. Gill.  January 9, 1919. A1

http://crosscut.com/2013/12/berger-seattles-comeback-mayors/

http://www.davemanuel.com/inflation-calculator.php

Historylink.org

Episode 19: George Vancouver

Etulain, Richard W.  Western Lives: A Biographical History of the American West.  University of New Mexico Press.  Albuquerque.  2004.

Vancouver, George.  A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean: And Round the World.  1798

https://www.wwnorton.com/college/english/nael/18century/topic_4/vancouver.htm

Historylink.org

Episode 18: The Everett Massacre

Morgan, Murray.  Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle. University of Washington Press.  Seattle.  1951.

www.iww.org

historylink.org

Episode 17: Gay and Lesbian History

Atkins, Gary.  Gay Seattle: Stories of Exile and Belonging.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle.  2003.

historylink.org

Episode 16: George Bartell

Dougherty, Phill.  The Bartell Story.  Published by the Bartell Drug Company in association with historylink.org.  2014

https://www.bartelldrugs.com/company/our-story/

http://www.historytoday.com/ian-scott/heroin-hundred-year-habit

historylink.org

Episode 15: Frances Farmer

Bragg, L.E. Washington Myths and Legends. Rowman and Littlefield.  Helena.  2015

Atkins, Gary.  Gay Seattle: Stories of Exile and Belonging.  University of Washington Press.  Seattle.  2003.

Historylink.org

Episode 14: The Seattle Metropolitans

http://www.narhist.ewu.edu/pnf/articles/bernklow.html

http://www.legendsofhockey.net/LegendsOfHockey/jsp/LegendsMember.jsp?mem=b194502&page=bio

http://www.sbnation.com/2014/8/5/5969737/seattle-metropolitans-history-stanley-cup-hockey-pcha-nhl

https://news.google.ca/newspapers?id=eP5SAAAAIBAJ&sjid=tTcNAAAAIBAJ&dq=bernie-morris&pg=5036,3904777&hl=en

http://www.hhof.com/LegendsOfHockey/jsp/SearchPlayer.jsp?player=13773

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BROy2xyt0ik

Historylink.org

Episode 13: D.B. Cooper

Lusted, Marcia Amidon.  D.B. Cooper Hijacking.  ABDO Publishing Company.  Minneapolis.  2012

http://nymag.com/news/features/39593/index1.html

https://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2007/december/dbcooper_123107

http://www.nytimes.com/1991/11/24/opinion/d-b-cooper-still-among-us.html

Historylink.org

Episode 12: Ivar Haglund

Nordic Heritage Museum

Keep Clam and Carry On: The Ivar Haglund Story

3014 NW 67th St, Seattle, WA 98117

Visited 9/8/15

Moody, Fred.  Seattle and the Demons of Ambition.  St. Martins Press.  New York.  2003.

http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com/archive/?date=20010401&slug=lpmonst1

http://www.ivars.com/our-story

Historylink.org

Episode 11: Shanghaied

Gibson, Elizabeth, Outlaw Tales of Western Washington, Morris Book Publishing, LLC, 2011

Goss, Heather Vale.  Crimes and Capers of the Northwest.  Folklore Publishing.  Canada, 1968

Bragg, Lynn E.  Myths and Mysteries of Washington.  Morris Book Publishing, LLC.  Helena, Montana, 2005

Historylink.org

Episode 10: Linda Hazzard

Starvation Heights by Gregg Olsen, 1997, Warner Books

Hazzard, Linda Burfield.  Fasting and the Cure of Disease.  Seattle, WA: Harrison Publishing, 1908.

Goss, Heather Vale.  Crimes & Capers of the Northwest, Folklore Publishing, Canada, 2010.

http://www.pereylaw.com/articles-videos/murder-by-medical-malpractice/

Historylink.org

Episode 9: The Holy Rollers Sex Cult

Jim Phillips, Rosemary Gartner.  Murdering Holiness:  The Crimes of Franz Crefield and George Mitchell. UBC Press. Vancouver, 2003

Gross, Heathey Vale. Crimes and Capers of the Northwest.  Folklore Publishing. Canada, 2010

Historylink.org

Episode 8: John Considine

Morgan, Murray.  Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle. University of Washington Press, Seattle, 1951

Meier, Gary and Gloria. Those Naughty Ladies of the Old Northwest. Maverick Publications.  Bend, OR, 1990

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park

319 2nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104

Visited 8/10/15

Historylink.org

Episode 7: John Nordstrom

Nordstrom, John.  The Immigrant in 1887.  Dogwood Press, 1950

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park

319 2nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104

Visited 8/28/15

http://shop.nordstrom.com/c/company-history

Historylink.org

Episode  6: Goodspaceguy

http://www.kingcounty.gov/elections/election-info/2015/201511/results.aspx

http://info.kingcounty.gov/kcelections/candidatesonballot/pamphlet/pamphlet.aspx?cid=53378&listtype=FILING&eid=1265

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8vEZ1w0aEL0

http://crosscut.com/2015/10/goodspaceguy-the-definitive-interview-with-king-countys-perennial-candidate-video/

http://www.it1me.com/learn?s=Goodspaceguy

http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/perennial-candidate-goodspaceguy-advances-to-november-ballot/

http://www.sos.wa.gov/_assets/elections/how-to-become-a-candidate-2014.pdf

http://colonizespace.blogspot.com/

http://www.thestranger.com/blogs/slog/2015/08/07/22663492/um-can-we-talk-about-how-more-than-23000-of-you-voted-for-goodspaceguy

http://teapartycheer.com/bios/west/washington/goodspaceguy-wa-bio/

http://www.thestranger.com/blogs/slog/2015/10/15/23018551/the-34th-district-gop-explains-why-they-endorsed-goodspaceguy

http://your.kingcounty.gov/elections/2015/aug-primary/pdfs/pamphlet-en.pdf

Episode 5: Roy Olmstead

Metcalfe, Philip.  Whispering Wires: The Tragic Tale of an American Bootlegger.  Inkwater Press.  Portland, 2007

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Prohibition. PBS, 2011

Historylink.org

CORRECTION:  I mistakenly refer to Mayor Hiram Gill as Hiram Giles.  I made a typo in my notes and didn’t catch it in the recording. -Chris

Episode 4: Shelly’s Leg

“Shelly’s left leg — Founder of Seattle’s first openly gay bar spent the last eight years of her wild, tragic life in Bremerton,” Bremerton Patriot, December 21, 2010; Jonathan Zwickel

“Get Down Tonight,” City Arts magazine, October 2014.

Shelly’s Leg: Dancing in a Sexual Twilight Zone,” University of Washington Daily, July 25, 1974, p. 12; Erik Lacitis

“Shelly’s Leg: Souljive draws all kinds to dance,” The Seattle Times, August 31, 1975, p. E4;

Historylink.org

Episode 3: Frederick Trump

Blair, Gwenda. The Trumps: Three Generations That Built an Empire. Simon & Schuster, 2000

http://www.dw.com/en/what-donald-trump-learned-from-his-german-grandpa-friedrich-drumpf/a-18701551

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/trump-canada-yukon-1.3235254

http://theweek.com/articles/580042/ancestral-immigrant-history-antiimmigrant-crusader-donald-trump

Historylink.org

Episode 2: The Pig War

Vouri, Mike.  The Pig Way: Standoff at Griffin Bay. University of Washington Press. Seattle, 1999

Historylink.org

CORRECTION:  George Pickett did not die in the Battle of Gettysburg.  He survived the Civil War and died of a liver abscess in 1875. -Chris

Episode 1: The Great Fire

Morgan, Murray. Skid Road: An Informal Portrait of Seattle.  University of Washington Press. Seattle, 1951

Warren, James R. The Day Seattle Burned, 1989

Historylink.org