The Blackwell Mansion

Gig Harbor real estate photographer

The Blackwell Mansion that I photographed for its new owner is now officially on the Register of Historic Places. Located at 401 Broadway in Tacoma, Washington, the mansion was built in 1890 by William Blackwell, an early Tacoma entrepreneur, who rode the first train to Tacoma to bring furniture for his then-unfinished Tacoma Hotel.

Here’s a historic view of that hotel from