Mining Shaft at Roslyn.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown., “Mining Shaft at Roslyn.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed April 18, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8374.

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Title

Mining Shaft at Roslyn.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Kittitas County (Wash.) -- Cityscapes; Historic districts -- Washington (State) -- Kittitas County; Cityscapes -- Washington (State) -- Kittitas County; Roslyn (Wash.) -- Cityscapes; Coal mines and mining -- Washington (State) -- Roslyn; Northern Pacific Railway Company; Northwestern Improvement Company

Description

The Northwestern Improvement Company, the mining and land investment branch of the Northern Pacific Railway, built many large mining facilities in Roslyn. Looking southwest from a major mining shaft, the coal mining power house, the small business district and residential are of Roslyn can be seen.Colored postscard titled "The Northwest Improvement Co's Mining Shaft, Roslyn, Washington."

Creator

Unknown.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1900.

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

5"x7" colored enlargemed reproduction of original postcard.

Identifier

TNV-029