Seattle Houseboats Yesteryears: They are indeed historical Seattle Houseboats:
Seattle houseboats were born of a brilliant cheap housing for people who could scavenge extra logs for floats. It was economical housing at its best. Although that isn’t necessarily the case anymore, it is important to recognize our roots in any situation!
Here is a great reminder of Seattle floating homes roots:
This picture was taken in the early 1950’s but it is a good example of early houseboats.
Picture is courtesy of Seattle Municipal Archives item # 45982