Mr. and Mrs. Powell Barnett, ca.1924



Citation

“Mr. and Mrs. Powell Barnett, ca.1924,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed August 1, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/6983.

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Title

Mr. and Mrs. Powell Barnett, ca.1924

Subject

African-American; Roslyn, Washington; Kittitas County (Wash.) - History; Barnett, Powell Benjamin; coal miners

Description

Roslyn pioneers Powell Benjamin Barnett and his wife the former Mrs. Johnson posed for a picture in Roslyn about 1924. Powell Benjamin Barnett arrived in Roslyn in the late 1880s to work in the coal mines. Powell Benjamin died in 1939 and Melinda Johnson Barnett died on Nov. 25, 1944.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca.1924

Contributor

Ellensburg Public Library

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be requested from the director of the Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection.

Format

Scanned photographic print June 2001, DPI- 600, JPEG, with a Microtek Scanmaker 6400 XL.

Type

Photograph

Coverage

Washington (State) - Kittitas County - Roslyn