Paul Dorpat‘s and Jean Sherrard‘s book,
Seattle Now & Then: The Historic Hundred,
has won regional and national awards!

These are listed in reverse chronological order:

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
AKCHO Virginia Marie Folkins Award

The Association of King County Historical Associations (AKCHO) has awarded Seattle Now & Then: The Historic Hundred its Virginia Marie Folkins Award for 2019. The awards is presented to authors and/or sponsoring organization of an outstanding historical publication.

The award is to be presented Tuesday evening, April 30, 2019, at the annual AKCHO awards ceremony at the Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S Massachusetts St, Seattle. Please RSVP to or call Judie at 206-465-1798 by Wednesday, April 24, 2019, to attend this free event. See event details, including driving instructions, below. We hope to see you there!

The official invitation for the 2019 AKCHO Annual Awards Program


Driving instructions to the Northwest African American Museum

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Independent Publisher Book Awards
Bronze for West-Pacific / Best Regional Non-Fiction

The Independent Publisher Book Awards (known as the IPPYs) has announced that Seattle Now & Then: The Historic Hundred won a 2019 bronze award for the West-Pacific region in the category of Best Regional Non-Fiction. The award was announced at the annual awards ceremony in Chicago.

Now & Then here and now

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