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Longacres, Original Grandstand, 1621 Southwest Sixteenth Street, Renton, King County, WA



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Item Title


Location
1621 Southwest Sixteenth Street, Renton, WA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS WA-201-1

Subjects
Wooden Buildings
Grandstands
Horse Racing


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Original Grandstand. West side viewed in perspective from parking lot, including Administrative Offices building in foreground. Camera pointed SE. (May 1993)
2. Detail of dormer and roof at southwest side of Original Grandstand. Camera pointed E. (July 1993)
3. Elevation view of south side of Original Grandstand viewed at roof level. Camera pointed N from roof at juncture of walkway and cupola at north end of Clubhouse. (July 1993)
4. Original Grandstand. Elevation view of east side taken from infield in front of the main tote board. Camera pointed W. (May 1993)
5. SE corner of Original Grandstand, including north part of Clubhouse. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (June 1992)
6. NE corner of Original Grandstand, including post from Second Grandstand in foreground. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
7. Benches on apron in front of Original Grandstand. Camera pointed N. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
8. Benches on apron and south part of Original Grandstand viewed in perspective from track rail. Camera pointed SSW. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
9. Grandstand seating and aisles viewed from roof of north addition of Clubhouse (roof of Chinook Pass Room). TV Center is partially visible on far left. Camera pointed N. (July 1993)
10. Grandstand seating and Media Center booth. Camera pointed N from midsection of grandstand. (May 1993)
11. Aisle in lower part of Original Grandstand. Camera pointed south. Clubhouse and north addition visible in distance. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
12. SW corner of seating in Original Grandstand, including TV Center booth and reserved seating areas. Stairway above booth leads to turret on roof. Camera pointed SW. (May 1993)
13. Reserved seating sections in SW part of Original Grandstand. Camera pointed SW. (May 1993)
14. Interior of Original Grandstand. East segment of 'Main Line' betting room. Camera pointed S. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
15. Interior. South wall and stairs at south section of Original Grandstand. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
16. Interior of Original Grandstand. Middle segment of 'Main Line' betting room. Camera pointed S. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
17. Interior of Original Grandstand. West segment and betting windows on the 'Main Line.' (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
18. Interior of Original Grandstand. Midsection view of 'Main Line' betting room. Camera pointed NE. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
19. Interior of Original Grandstand. Elevation view of north wall, showing ceiling formed by grandstand seating. Camera pointed N. (April 1993)
20. Interior of Original Grandstand. 'Eighth Pole' bar is in NW corner. Camera pointed NW. (HABS negative is a duplicate negative made from original in the collection of John Stamets, Seattle, WA.) (Sept. 1992)
21. Photocopy of architectural drawing. (Original is in the collection of Richard F. McCann, Pasadena, CA.) Grandstand: West and South Elevations. Dated June 30, 1933. Race Course for Mr. Joseph Gottstein, Washington Jockey Club. B. Marcus Priteca.
22. Photocopy of architectural drawing. (Original is in the collection of Richard F. McCann, Pasadena, CA.) Grandstand Balcony Plan. Dated June 30, 1933. Race Course for Mr. Joseph Gottstein, Washington Jockey Club. B. Marcus Priteca.


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