Recent Acquisitions

These are the items that have been donated to the Museum in the past 90 days.

April 2016

From Kevin Fitz

Wooden Doll Furniture from the Mary Ambaum DeLeauw Doll House:
3 Dining tables (1 red, 1 green and one natural wood color)
7 Chairs (2 red, 2 pink, 2 natural wood, 1 ligth pink)
1 green bathtub
1 bathroom sink and toilet
1 yellow kitchen sink
5 kitchen utensils
1 green stove
1 green cabinet
2 pink bed frames
2 pink vanity tables
3 dressers (one dark wood, 1 yellow, 1 salmon color)
1 trunk
1 side table
1 lamp
2 couches (1 green and 1 light brown)
2 love seats (1 green and 1 light brown)
2 standing radios
1 standing clock
1 red piano including the stool
1 living room furniture
1 broken side table with a drawer (red trimming)

From Judith Evenson

13 Political City Counsel Signs SeaTac City:
Mario Yoshino
Fred Felleman
Darrell Bryan
Lloyd Hara
Michael Spear
Sally Andrew
Two signs Dave Bush
Two signs Joe Van
Three signs Mia!

From Tom Gudmestad

Miss Burien
Miss Burien

1 Mt. Rainier letterman’s jacket 1971- light blue
1 Olympic Jr. H.S. letterman’s jacket 1968- Navy Blue
Miss Burien hydroplane items (Pennant, patch and 3 buttons)

Collected by Staff

General ephemera materials:
A. Remembering Two People We Love- commemorative bench Honoring Kenny and Carol Selander, 8 1/2 x 5 1/2″ colorful drawing of the couple on the front
B. Menu- Hey Paison! Santone’s Authentic Italian Sandwiches 8 x11″ folded page
C. Bella Luna pizza and pasta promotional material- coloful menu 11x 17″ folded sheet
D. Happy Garden Chinese Restaurant. Menu – 8 1/2 x 11 1/2″ green sheet folded in 3 sections
E. Verona pizza & pasta 8 1/2″ x 17″ folded in 3 sections – colorful menu
F. Sal’s Deli Breakfast menu. Black and white 11x 17″ sheet folded in half.

Unknown

Bank- Seattle Trust & Savings Bank – red bank with lock. Savings bank – safe book. 4 1/2 tall x 3 1/2″ x 1″

From Tim Robinson

Photo found by Tim Robinson in the Highline Times files. Loyal Reynols (Des Moines) circa 1922

From Gina & Greg Wills

1958-59 White Center Service Directory
1960 White Center Service Directory
Both published by Edward J. Wirtz, Jr. Burien WA
Neighborhoods included: white center, Arbor Heights, Beverly Park, Delridge, Hazel Valley, Highland Park, Mount View, Roxbury Heights, Shorewood. Original Owners: Duke and Lota Simonsen

From Carole O’Neill Rosenberg

Highline High School Scrapbook 1949- 1951.
With 11 x 8 1/2″ Wood covers and leather strips. Unstable condition.

From Patti & Charles Burgess

Photograph- 5th & 6th grade at Mt. View Elementary @1919
Margaret Steward (row 3 is Patty Burgess’ aunt) During the 1919 flu epidemic- her mother died shortly after. 7 x 5″ sepia photo.

From Tim Robinson

Highline Times Materials
Newspaper volumes – 1998- 2003 17 x 12″ each volume
Organization stamps- display in wood case 38″x 13″. Stamps- 1930, 1957, 1959?, 1966 and 1974
One Newspapers bag – textile – 26 x 12″
Four Newspaper front pages reproductions 21 x 15- 1948, 1965, 2005, 1980