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Cornerspotted: Parade Scene at Fifth Avenue & Virginia Street

Today, you'll find the Icon Grill over there on the left just across the street from Sound Credit Union. The north tower of the Westin Hotel Seattle is located just offscreen on the right.

Yesterday we asked you to guess where this photo from 1973 was taken in Seattle.

Clearly the monorail line is right there. And it looks like there's some kind of parade or major event about to happen on the street. It was user checkreis who correctly deciphered that we're on 5th Avenue near the corner of Virgina Street. Today, you'll find the Icon Grill over there on the left just across the street from Sound Credit Union. The north tower of the Westin Hotel Seattle is located just offscreen on the right.


· Seattle police motorcycles at Fifth and Virginia [Wikimedia]
· Cornerspotter: Seattle Police Motorcycle Line-Up in 1973 [CS]