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A movement by women arose from Seattle during the Depression.Fueled by Eleanor Roosevelt’s book It’s Up to the Women, women pushed for recognition, not just as housewives, but as the backbone to family.Seattle achieved sufficient economic success that when the Great Seattle Fire of 1889 destroyed the central business district, a far grander city-center rapidly emerged in its place.

Seattle had building contracts that rivaled New York City and Chicago, but lost to LA as well.Seattle is also the birthplace of rock musician Jimi Hendrix, as well as the bands Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Alice in Chains, Foo Fighters and the alternative rock movement grunge. Charles Terry and John Low remained at the original landing location and reestablished their old land claim and called it "New York", but renamed "New York Alki" in April 1853, from a Chinook word meaning, roughly, "by and by" or "someday".The name "Seattle" appears on official Washington Territory papers dated May 23, 1853, when the first plats for the village were filed.The subsequent retrenchment led to the Seattle General Strike of 1919, the first general strike in the country.A 1912 city development plan by Virgil Bogue went largely unused.

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