Photo Archive

The Cedar Shake and Shingle Bureau® has been operating since 1915.

 Minutes from 1915 - when the CSSB was founded.  Checking the stock in Kenmore, WA. 1930s: Home of the Wooden Soldiers, one of the country's first commercial movies.
1930s: The first association use EVER of a collective mark. Certigrade Home: the first FHA commitment ever issued. Washington State Governor proclaims mammoth National Over-roofing month.
The new Certi-Split® shake label is introduced. "House of Good Taste" at New York's World Fair. Virgil Peterson, long-term CSSB Manager demonstrating perfect "codesmanship".
450 Manufacturer Members! Certi-labelTM products are tract home builders' product of choice. A shingle sawyer hard at work.
Virgil Peterson - Legendary Cedar Bureau Manager.

 Grading and packing product at the mill.  Loading product at the ship dock.
Entertainment at 1937 convention.