Roger Sale's Seattle: Past to Present book cover

Roger Sale: Population Growth

From Roger Sale’s Writing a History of Seattle, a 21-part series broadcast on KRAB radio in 1970 and rebroadcast in 1975.

Sale covers early and rapid population growth in Seattle, Tacoma, and Spokane, resulting in the significant growth in the state of Washington. Seattle continued to grow in 1880 through 1910 into a much more urban population.