L. C. Smith Building

L. C. Smith Building Seattle Washington


Stock #: 214707
Type: Postcard
Era: White Border
City: Seattle
State: Washington (WA)
County: King
Publisher: C. P. Johnston Co
Postmark: Aug-6
PM City: Seattle
PM State: WA
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Visit the 42-story L. C. Smith Building The highest and finest and most representative Office Building in the world outside of New York City. Its wonderful Obeservatory - Chinese Room with hand carved teak finish and furnishings - Replicas of tables from famous Chinese Temples, Bronze Lanterns and forgeous Draehia Furnishings, are marvels as points of interest to every visitor. The massice fireproof structure weighs 32,650 tons - Rests upon 1276 concrete piles - Has eight high speed elevators - Interior trim is of steel - Beautiful Alaska Marble embellishes the corridors, excepting the Main Floor, which is of Mexican Onyx of surpassing beauty. At night the entire park is lighted by 42 giant flood lights and surmounting all, 500 ft. above the street, is a great electrically lighted ball ten fee in diameter serving as a beacon to all ships entering the harbor