Burke Building
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member OpinioNate
N 47° 36.377 W 122° 20.132
10T E 549942 N 5272755
Quick Description: The Burke Building in Seattle around the turn of the century, and again as the location appears today.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 1/30/2007 1:47:46 PM
Waymark Code: WM16D0
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Jeremy
Views: 81

Long Description:
Seattle's Burke Building sat on the corner of Second and Marion Streets from 1889 to 1971, and was then razed to make room for the Federal Building. Decorative elements from the Burke Building were built into the plaza, and the Romanesque entry arch still stands on Second Avenue.
Year photo was taken: 1900

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