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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 Company's Directory for Tacoma, Washington, 1889, Tidemand had an office at 1309 Pacific Avenue in 1889.

Principal, August Tidemand, Seattle, WA, c. 1891. In 1895, Tidemand had an office in the Seattle National Bank Building. (See R.L. Polk's Seattle, Washington, City Directory, 1895-96, p. 818.) His office from 1897-1904 was in Room #47 Colman Building, Seattle, a structure that he altered in 1904-1906;



According to the R.L. Polk's Seattle, Washington, City Directory, 1897, 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