Ned M. Barnes Northwest Room

Digital Collections

The Ned M. Barnes Northwest Room of Spokane Public Library is pleased to introduce a digital collections page of photographs selected from collections in the Northwest Room. These collections emphasize the most frequently requested subjects in the Northwest Room – the homes, buildings, streets and activities in and around Spokane. The original items are available for use and study in the Northwest Room of Spokane Public Library.

Just click on a collection for more information.

Spokane Fire (1889)

Spokane River

Spokane Views

Spokane Homes

Spokane Parks

Spokane Bridges

Spokane Streets

Spokane Industry

Washington Towns

Northwest Rails

Miners & Mining

Northwest Ephemera

Idaho Towns

Scenic Northwest

Northwest Agriculture

Spokane County Schools

Documents of Northwest History

Grand Coulee Dam Images

Indian Congress, Spokane

Kettle Falls, Washington


Spokane Buildings

Spokane Public Library

Northwest Missions

Outdoor Recreation


Spokane Valley

Art work of the Inland Empire

Northwest Transportation

Northwest Indian Portraits

Northwest Indians

Capp Photo Album

Expo '74

More at the Downtown Library

Please remember that the digital collections represent only a sampling of the entire photograph collection in the Northwest Room. If you are looking for a specific image, please feel free to visit the Northwest Room to see other photographs.