Structure Type: built works - commercial buildings - office buildings

Designers: Lawton George Willis, Architect (firm); George Willis Lawton (architect)

Dates: constructed 1926-1927

Seattle, WA

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The 10-story, reinforced concrete Liggett Building was under construction in March of 1927; Liggett's Drugstore occupied the prime corner location; an advertisement appeared for the new building in the Seattle Daily Times, 03/06/1927, p. 27. At the time, the advertisement indicated that the 4th Avenue and Pike Street intersection on which the Liggett Building was located, saw the most traffic of any in the city.

According to an advertisement extolling Seattle's construction rate in 1927, the Liggett Building cost $650,000 to erect. See "Seattle 'the City that is ever Building!'" Seattle Daily Times, 07/09/1928, p. 34.

PCAD id: 5592