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Explore a bygone era with this captivating collection of vintage postcards. Richly illustrated and carefully curated, this book is a unique visual experience of the history of Snohomish through 19th and early 20th century postcards. From its days as a logging mecca to the world-famous Bicycle Tree, to the history of the post office and early photographers, this book is a valuable resource for locals and historians alike.

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A city of five thousand souls, thoroughly modern. Gas, electric lights, paved streets, modern business buildings… a city of beautiful homes. She outnumbers the rest of us in years but none of the decrepitude of age is noticeable. She does not aspire to be a metropolis but she will always be what she is today, a healthy, progressive, essentially home city.”

-"Snohomish The 'Hub City.'" The Labor Journal, June 9, 1911

Find information and resources for starting historic home and building research.

Browse brief histories of commercial buildings and homes, plus cemeteries, churches, schools, and more. 

Read biographies of early Snohomish residents and get to know the names behind local buildings and parks.