Early view of Ellensburgh, Washington Territory.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown. Possibly E. J. Hamacher., “Early view of Ellensburgh, Washington Territory.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed April 24, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8373.

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Title

Early view of Ellensburgh, Washington Territory.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Ellensburg (Wash.) -- Cityscapes; Historic districts -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Cityscapes -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Presbyterian Academy (Ellensburg, Wash.); Presbyterian Church (Ellensburg, Wash.); Johnson House (Ellensburg, Wash.); Wilson Creek Pond (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

Looking west from foot of Craig's Hill toward the small business district of Ellensburgh. Large white building is the Presbyterian Academy and Church. The academy was the first public school in the frontier community. Large building in distance was the Johnson House (hotel). The picture was before the July 4,1889 fire.A very early view of Ellensburg before the disasterous fire of 1889.

Creator

Unknown. Possibly E. J. Hamacher.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

Pre-July 4, 1889

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

Photograph reprint from original.

Identifier

TNV-008