Early Pearl Street XIV.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown. Ellis., “Early Pearl Street XIV.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed October 25, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8375.

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Title

Early Pearl Street XIV.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Ellensburg (Wash.) -- Streets, Historic; Historic streets -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Streets -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; City & town life -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Commercial streets -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Pearl Street (Ellensburg, Wash.); J. C. Penney Store (Ellensburg, Wash.); Kreidel Building (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

Taken from the middle of the intersection of Third and Pearl Street, the view is looking north on Pearl Street. Vintage 1920s and 1930s automobiles lined the busy business district street as shoppers and visitors frequented the many stores. The J. C. Penney store housed on the ground floor of the Kreidel Building on the right opened in Ellensburg in 1923.Postcard titled, "Street Scene - Ellensburg" No. 6901

Creator

Unknown. Ellis.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1930.

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

4" x 6 3/4" b/w enlarged reprint of original photograph postcard.

Identifier

STS-051