Roslyn resident, 1890



Citation

“Roslyn resident, 1890,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed October 30, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/6985.

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Title

Roslyn resident, 1890

Subject

African-American; Roslyn, Washington; Kittitas County (Wash.) - History; Labor disputes

Description

Harriet Jackson Taylor (right), born in Richmond, Virginia in 1871, arrived in Roslyn, Washington Territory in September 1888 with other wives and families of Black miners. Later Harriet Taylor married David C.Williams, a miner. The small boy is Harriet's son Fred Taylor. Betty Gray (left) was a member of a Roslyn coal mining family. This photograph was taken in 1890 by E. E. James, a well-known Roslyn photographer.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

1890

Contributor

Lovell, Charles; Ellensburg Public Library; Washington Commission for Humanities

Rights

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

Format

Scanned photographic print March 2001, DPI- 300, JPEG, with a Microtek Scanmaker 6400 XL.

Type

Photograph

Coverage

Washington (State) - Kittitas County - Roslyn