Over 45 Years of Publishing Experience

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Regional and Biography Publishing

At Documentary Media we craft publications of the highest editorial, design and production quality. From traditionally published books for the retail book trade to limited-edition, private releases, we use a hands-on process that we have refined over 45 years.

Our services include concept and budget development, oral history interviews, archival research, writing, book design, production, editing, and project management. We also produce and publish books with regional partners, such as HistoryLink.org and University of Washington Press.


Talk with us about capturing your story in a book:


(206) 935-9292


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Feature Project


TRANSIT: The Story of Public Transportation in the Puget Sound Region


The story of public transportation in the Puget Sound Region is replete with scandals, triumphs, and momentous turning points. Author and historian Jim Kershner chronicles a fascinating tale of urban growth from the 1880s to today in TRANSIT.


Featured in Pacific NW Magazine!


Available now in bookstores and online.