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Before there was Ernestine Anderson, Ray Charles and Quincy Jones, there was Frank Waldron.
The enduring legacy of Seattle's Jazz Age
Remembering trumpeter, teacher and composer Frank Waldron, a trailblazer in the 1920s Jackson Street music scene.
The Canadian artist created landscapes unlike her contemporaries’, intuiting the web of life beneath the canopy and putting it on canvas.
The remarkable vision of Emily Carr.
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Meet the painter from British Columbia who evoked the 'liveness' of the Pacific Northwest's forests.
He was invited to talk about his storied past, but the Nez Perce chief had his eye on his people's future.
Chief Joseph comes to Seattle to plea for the return of his lands.
During a 1903 visit, Chief Joseph's itinerary included an epic UW football game and an impassioned plea for justice.
State legislator John Goldmark became a political target of right-wing extremists in the 1960s. Two decades later, those accusations came to a violent head.
A border conflict between the U.S. and Britain, combined with the ambitions of a future Confederate general, almost turned the Salish Sea into a war zone.
Why Britain and the U.S. nearly went to war over a dead pig.
Should the San Juan Islands be on the British or American side of the border? In 1859, the two countries nearly battled over it.
Was Seattle too tough for Wyatt Earp? When he opened a Seattle casino, trouble followed.
The West's most famous lawman went from gunfighting in Tombstone, Arizona, to opening a gambling parlor in Seattle's Tenderloin neighborhood.
The accomplished actor, athlete and singer was an outspoken leftist, which made him a target of Cold War paranoia.