• Invitation from the Lumbermen of Seattle to the reception and ball in honor of the delegates to the National Lumber Manufacturers Association at the Washington State Building on 13 July 1909

    Invitation from the Lumbermen of Seattle to the reception and ball in honor of the delegates to the National Lumber Manufacturers Association at the Washington State Building on 13 July 1909

    Lumbermen of Seattle (Hoo-hoos)

    Printed invitation to the reception and ball to be held on Tuesday evening.

    Identifier: mohai_ayp_2006.3.46.17

    Date: 1909

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  • A-Y-P Addition real estate brochure

    A-Y-P Addition real estate brochure

    Joseph E. Thomas & Company, Inc.

    Joseph E. Thomas & Company, Inc. real estate brochure advertising lots for sale on Ravenna Boulevard in the "A-Y-P Addition."

    Identifier: mohai_ayp_2006.3.51

    Date: 1909?

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  • Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition

    Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition

    An article discussing the importance of completing preparations for the exposition by the projected opening day (June 1, 1909). From page 131, "all buildings that are not finished by [opening day] will be removed and the grounds restored to their original condition." Plans for lighting and landscaping are discussed. Coast 17.2 (February 1909): 131-34, illustrated.

    Identifier: spl_ayp_179583_feb1909

    Date: 1909

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  • Invitation from Rear Admiral H. Ijichi and the Imperial Japanese Training Squadron to event on board of H.I.J.M.S. "Aso" on 9 June 1909

    Invitation from Rear Admiral H. Ijichi and the Imperial Japanese Training Squadron to event on board of H.I.J.M.S. "Aso" on 9 June 1909

    Imperial Japanese Training Squadron

    Printed invitation card to event to be held from 3:00 until 6:00. Card states that "boats will be in attendance at the foot of Madison St." and asks for guests to present the card to the "officer in charge of boats."

    Identifier: mohai_ayp_2006.3.47.4b

    Date: 1909

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  • Souvenir program of the Alaska Yukon Pacific Eisteddfod

    Souvenir program of the Alaska Yukon Pacific Eisteddfod

    A.Y.P. Eisteddfod Association of Seattle

    Program for a Welsh literature and music festival held at the Exposition Auditorium on 27-28 August 1909. Includes lists and images of Eisteddfod Association officers, trustees, officials, literary adjudicators, presidents, and stockholders as well as schedule and conditions for literary and musical competitions. Printed lyrics to Virginius (English); Old Ironsides (English); Y Bore Olaf (Welsh); Prize Verses to the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (English and Welsh); Ton Aberystwyth (Welsh); Ton Huddersfield (Welsh); Ton Crug-Y-Bar (Welsh); Ton Malvern (Welsh); God Be With You (English); America (English). 34 pages, illustrated.

    Identifier: mohai_ayp_2006.3.34.3

    Date: 1909

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  • Seattle opens doors of country to Japanese commissioners

    Seattle opens doors of country to Japanese commissioners

    An article detailing the Northwest stops on a 3-month tour of the United States by the Honorary Japanese Commercial Commission, chaired by Baron E. Shibusawa. The commission's itinerary included visits to the A.Y.P.E. on September 1 and on Japan Day, September 4. Pacific Northwest Commerce magazine (official publication of the Seattle Chamber of Commerce) 1.4 October 1909: 11-19, illustrated.

    Identifier: spl_ayp_362611_oct1909_11

    Date: 1909

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  • Smithsonian and National Museum Exhibit

    Smithsonian and National Museum Exhibit

    An article describing the Smithsonian and National Museum Exhibit within the Government Building at the A.Y.P.E. The author notes the particularly educational quality of this exhibit. U.S. development in terms of land and water transportation, telegraphy and the political, religious and economic history of the Pacific states are also discussed. The exhibit also includes a portrait gallery of important persons involved in the history and discovery of America. A special feature of the exhibit is the display of an excavation of the Casa Grande Reservation showing settlements of Indian ancestors in Arizona. Also discussed are displays concerning Pacific Islanders. Coast 18.1 (July 1909): 26-29, illustrated.

    Identifier: spl_ayp_179583_jul1909_26

    Date: 1909

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  • Invitation from the Governor of the State of Washington and the officers of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition to the banquet in honor of William Howard Taft at the Washington State Building on 30 September 1909

    Invitation from the Governor of the State of Washington and the officers of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition to the banquet in honor of William Howard Taft at the Washington State Building on 30 September 1909

    Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (1909 : Seattle, Wash.)

    Three part invitation including cover, page detailing a list of speakers and the menu to be prepared for the banquet.

    Identifier: mohai_ayp_2006.3.46.5

    Date: 1909

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  • Next World's Fair

    Next World's Fair

    An article describing the preparations underway for the A.Y.P.E. including exhibits planned and buildings under construction as well as the passage of a bill by Congress to appropriate funds for government displays. Also included are more detailed descriptions of the three planned permanent buildings: the Fine Arts Palace (now the Architecture Building), the Auditorium and Machinery Hall. Coast 16.1 (July 1908): 16-19, illustrated.

    Identifier: spl_ayp_179583_jul1908

    Date: 1908

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  • United States government at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Seattle, June 1st to October 16th

    United States government at the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Seattle, June 1st to October 16th

    White Advertising Bureau

    Pamphlet describing the U.S. Government Building at the A.Y.P.E. including statistics related to its cost and construction as well as interesting facts about the exhibits including "one or more dirigible balloons will be part of the War Department's exhibit." 1 sheet at 15 x 16 cm, folded to 15 x 8 cm, illustrated.

    Identifier: spl_ayp_2526751

    Date: 1909?

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