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Old Federal Office Building

Seattle Tourist Attractions--Downtown Architecture

 

Old Federal Office Building

 

Built 1933

909 First Avenue

The Art Deco Old Federal Office Building is a lovely example of the beauty of Art Deco architecture. The cream-colored terra cotta cascading down the red brick of the building suggests the view of the nearby Olympic and Cascade Mountains. was built in 1929 (of all years). The decorative urns next to the front entrance add an element of elegance to the building.

 

Old Federal Office Building entrance

Main building entrance

 

 

Old Federal Office Building Entrance

Main building entrance

 

 

Old Federal Office Building Entrance Detail

Detail over front doors

 

Old Federal Office Building Decorative Urn

Decorative urn near front entrance

 

 

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