Historical Images from Seattle Municipal Archives

The Flickr collection by the Seattle Municipal Archives offers rare images associated with garbage collection, sewer development, recycling, and clean up days in Seattle since the early 1900s. These images are public domain and available to use in your classes.

Historical Garbage Truck in Seattle - Seattle Municipal ArchivesClean Up Day in SeattleEarly recycling can in Seattle - Seattle Municipal Archives.Horse and wagon for picking up garbage in Seattle - Seattle Municipal ArchivesStreet flusher, cleaning out the dirty streets of Seattle - Seattle Municipal ArchivesCollecting, sorting, and recycling bottles in Seattle - Seattle Municipal Archives.Working on building the sewer lines in Seattle - Seattle Municipal Archives.Recycling program collection bags - Seattle Municipal Archives.Hauling the garbage away after a clean up in Seattle - Seattle Municipal Archives.

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