Seattle, Webster & Stevens

Webster & Stevens – Seattle Police on Harley Davisdon (circa 1921)

This is a photo taken by Webster and Stevens on Rainier Ave, showing policemen getting ready for a parade on Harley Davidson bikes. The model of the motorcycle puts the date on this photo on or around 1921. The back of the item shows the stamp of their shop, located at 1700 4th Ave, known as the Times building.

Webster and Stevens (Ira Webster, Nelson Stevens) employed 17 photographers to document Seattle and the Pacific Northwest, and produced over 60,000 negatives.

 

Webster and Stevens photo from 1921 showing Seattle police on motorcycles

Webster and Stevens photo from 1921 showing Seattle police on motorcycles

 

Webster and Stevens Seattle photographers - shop stamp at the back of the photo

Webster and Stevens Seattle photographers – shop stamp at the back of the photo

 

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