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Male, Norway/US, born 1848-11-01, died 1905-07-20

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Tidemand, August, Architect

Professional History


Principal, August Tidemand, Architect, Minneapolis, MN, c. 1885; Principal, August Tidemand, Architect, Tacoma, WA, c. 1889; according to the R.L. Polk Directory for Tacoma, Tidemand had an office at 1309 Pacific Avenue in 1889. Principal, August Tidemand, Seattle, WA, c. 1891. Tidemand's office from 1897-1904 was 47 Colman Building, Seattle, a structure that he altered in 1904-1906;



According to the 1897 Seattle City Directory, Tidemand lived in a rented room at 2015 1st Avenue. (See Polk's Seattle City Directory, 1897, p. 768).


An "August Tidemand" was born 11/01/1848 and christened 11/30/1848, according to Den Norske Kirke (Oslo, Akershus, Norway), Christenings 1828 - 1858, listed in This record indicated his father to have been August Tidemand, his mother, Nicoline Bolette Jaeger.

Biographical Notes

Tidemand (sometimes spelled "Tiedemand") received US citizenship on 10/06/1896. Martinus Stixrud, of the engineering firm of Stixrud and Nasten, served as one of his witnesses, an "S. Rothe," the other.

Associated Locations

  • Oslo, Akershus Norway (Architect's Birth)
    Oslo, Akershus Norway

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  • Seattle, WA (Architect's Death)
    Seattle, WA

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PCAD id: 2658