KOMO Documentary on 50th Anniversary of Passage of Citizens’ Initiative

Children of the Market – The Battle to Save the Market

The Selling of the Market

Sign Restoration at Pike Place Market

Town Square: Friends of the Market 50th Anniversary Panel Discussion

Video courtesy of Town Square – Seattle Channel


Additional Reading


  • Mary Kollar, writer – Pike Place Market art descriptions
  • LeAnn Loughran, photographer – Pike Place Market environment and art images
  • Jill Ryan, photographer – Pike Place Market art images
  • Victor Steinbrueck – Sketches from Market Sketchbook, 25th Anniversary Edition, 1996
  • VMG/studio520 – “Battle to Save the Market”, First 100 Years of the Pike Place Market, 2007
  • Home Page Archival Photographs:
    1913 Color Postcard  (Seattle Municipal Archives)
    Japanese Farmers  (Washington State Historical Society)
    Jerry’s Horseradish  (Asahel Curtis)
    Advocacy Pickets  (Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry)