III. Market-to-Market

In Market-to-Market, visitors sample the places where Seattleites go to the market. Guests learn about the outlets that help define the city, from co-ops to farmers markets to ethnic markets, big and small.

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Onion seller at Pike Place Market, July 5, 1941. 

Ever since Seattle's Pike Place Market opened for business in 1907, it has provided a place for the region's farmers to sell fruits, vegetables, and other foodstuffs directly to city dwellers. In this 1941photo, a vegetable vendor at Stall 82 shows off his crop of Bermuda onions.

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Slow Food Seattle