Barge Hall Washington State Normal School IV.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown., “Barge Hall Washington State Normal School IV.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed October 31, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8368.

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Title

Barge Hall Washington State Normal School IV.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Ellensburg (Wash.) -- Buildings, Historic; Historic buildings -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Central Washington University (Ellensburg, Wash.); Barge Hall, Central Washington University (Ellensburg, Wash.); State Normal School (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

Viewing the west side and south or main face of the Washington State Normal School's first building, Barge Hall was built in 1893-1894. Located on the north side of 8th Avenue between D and E Streets, the structure provided classrooms and offices for the entire school population. The four story brick structure measured 152' x 120' with a 120' bell tower situated over the main entrance.Original postcard title: "Washington State Normal School, Ellensburg, Wash."

Creator

Unknown.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1903.

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be requested from the director of the Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection. Please contact at 209 N. Ruby St.. Ellensburg, WA 98926, (509) 962-7252.

Type

7" x 9 3/4" b/w enlarged reprint of original photograph postcard.

Identifier

BLD-107