Tag: Everett

Broadway School

From the museum’s photo collection The Broadway School This is one of Everett’s first school buildings and was located on Broadway, south of Hewitt. It was planned as a one-story building, but Henry Hewitt paid for a second-story. It opened in December, 1891. Soon…

June 11th – September 1st: Through the Lens: The Story of Everett’s First Fifty Years in Photographs Exhibition

Through the Lens: The Story of Everett’s First Fifty Years in Photographs Everett Museum of History in partnership with the Schack Art Center June 11th – September 1st, 2015 Grand Opening June 18th, 2015, 5:00-8:00 pm Schack Art Center, 2921 Hoyt Avenue, Everett, Washington…

Postcards from the Past Event

Wow! With over 127 attendees to toast Jack’s contributions to the Everett community, Everett Museum of History’s Postcards from the Past event honoring Jack O’Donnell was a huge success! The attendees not only got to nosh on delectable treats from Shawn O’Donnell‘s, they also were presented…

Bloody Sunday: The Everett Massacre

Once proudly called the “City of Smokestacks,” 19th- and early 20th-century Everett was a blue-collar, union, mill town with two dozen saw mills and shingle mills. But most worker faced long hours and extremely dangerous working conditions. Accidents are so common that frequently a…