Seattle Municipal Archives Guide

ID: 7605-02

Record Group: Seattle Center

Record Series: Buildings and Operations Records
1957 -1970
0.6 cubic foot (2 boxes)

Records relating to the Seattle Center campus before, during, and immediately after the 1962 Century 21 World's Fair. Box 1 mainly contains records of Superintendent of Buildings Fred McCoy covering various infrastructure issues, such as lighting, security, and housing. Box 2 includes records of Nick Jorgenson, who was Director of Food and Merchandise Services at th e post-Fair Seattle Center, as well as files regarding planning for the transition from fairgrounds to civic campus afte r Century 21 ended.

Seattle Municipal Archives

Finding Aids:
Folder List
EAD Guide to the Seattle Center Buildi ngs and Operations Records

Personal Name Subjects:
Haglund, Ivar
Thiry, Paul, 1904-1993

Corporate Name Subjects:
Seattle (Wash.). Building Dept..
Seattle Center (Seattle, Wash.).

Topical Subjects:
Century 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.)
Worlds Fair
Public buildings -- Washington (State) -- Seattle