Research Library

Walter Johnson Memorial Library

Walter Johnson Memorial Library

Founded in 1980, the Walter Johnson Memorial Library holds over 15,000 books and periodicals on topics ranging from genealogy to folk arts to handicrafts.

Open to everyone from researchers and students to hobbyists and enthusiasts; it’s a great place to find Nordic information and inspiration.

The Walter Johnson Memorial Library is a research archive, with materials available only for on-site review with assistance of Nordic Heritage Museum Collections staff. An advance appointment is required to view and study the collection, weekdays between the hours of 10am to noon and 1pm to 4pm. Access to the library is free to the general public.

Please contact Fred Poyner IV, Collections Manager, to make an appointment for a visit at [email protected] or 206.789.5707 x18.

Requests may be made in writing to the following address:

Collections Manager, Nordic Heritage Museum, 3014 NW 67th Street, Seattle, WA 98117

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