Barnett homestead, Cle Elum, ca. 1917



Citation

“Barnett homestead, Cle Elum, ca. 1917,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed August 30, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/7001.

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Title

Barnett homestead, Cle Elum, ca. 1917

Subject

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

Description

Many African-American families left the Roslyn coal mines to homestead and farm their own land. This is the Cle Elum, Washington home of Mrs. William "Cynthia" Barnett who was born in 1888 in Louisiana. Also pictured are Cynthia's two sons: Stanchol "Stan" born 1915 (left) and William born 1911.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1917

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

Type

Photograph

Coverage

Washington (State) - Kittitas County - Roslyn