St. James Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral church located at 804 Ninth Avenue in the First Hill neighborhood of Seattle. It is the mother church of the Archdiocese of Seattle and the seat of its archbishop.
Some historic Seattle churches August 17th 2015 This album features several historic churches in Seattle.
St James Cathedral:
The need for a cathedral in Seattle arose in 1903 when the bishop of the then Diocese of Nesqually/Nisqually, moved the Episcopal see from Vancouver, Washington to Seattle. Construction began in 1905 and was completed in 1907. Major renovations were done in 1916 after the dome collapsed. Other major renovations wer ... read more
North America » United States » Washington » Seattle Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more