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30. Rainier Valley Historical Society 1955 after school dance program Atlantic Street Cent


The Rainier Valley Historical Society maintains an ever-growing collection of photographs. These images are housed within our main database, PastPerfect, for public exploration and research. Additionally, RVHS offers photo essays and curated gallery selection, King County Snapshots, a collaborative project with the University of Washington and other Washington museums. 


Search Our Database

Search our collection of 2,200+ photographs, articles, and artifacts. 

Photo Essays

Discover photo essays crafted by the RVHS team and guest writers.


King County Snapshots

Explore a curated collection of 350+ photos in collaboration with King County.

Need help with a project?

Looking for images for your project or need research assistance? Reach out to RVHS—we're here to help! Schedule an appointment or email us with your questions.

We also handle photo prints and usage requests via email.

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