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Historical Photo Archive

Digitize Our Community History is a preservation project produced by Sno-Isle Libraries in partnership with historical organizations in Snohomish and Island counties, and the Everett Herald. This archive continues to grow as more images are digitized. Below is a rotating sample of the images available in our collections.

Train wreck of the Great Northern Railroad mainline in Marysville - 8 of 17.
Taking the ferry from Mukilteo to Columbia Beach - 6 of 11.
Wedding party.
Flood on the Pilchuck River from Granite Falls to Snohomish - 3 of 13.
Front interior of O'Dell's Poolroom.

Story behind the pictures

Hear the story behind photographs that are part of Digitize Our Community History. The photo preservation project is produced by Sno-Isle Libraries in partnership with historical organizations in Snohomish and Island Counties, and the Everett Herald.

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