Lourdes Academy and Catholic Church.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Published for Sprouse & Son, Tacoma, Washington., “Lourdes Academy and Catholic Church.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed April 16, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8400.

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Title

Lourdes Academy and Catholic Church.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Ellensburg (Wash.) -- Buildings, Historic; Historic buildings -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Catholic Church (Ellensburg, Wash.); Ellensburg (Wash.) -- Buildings, Historic; Historic buildings -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Catholic Church (Ellensburg, Wash.); Churches -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Lourdes Academy (Ellensburg, Wash.); School buildings -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg

Description

Located on North Pine Street between Seventh and Eighth Avenues were the Lourdes Academy and the St. Andrews Catholic Church. The church was built in 1884 and moved to this location in 1904. The academy was completed in the fall of 1908. It was used as a school for Catholic children but also housed a convent and provided living quarters for students. The building was discontinued as a school in 1966 when the property was sold. Lourdes Academy on right and St. Andrews Catholic Church on left facing N. Pine Street.Postcard titled: "Lourdes Academy and Catholic Church, Ellensburg, Wash." Postmarked August 27, 1919 at Ellensburg and addressed to Miss Margaret Morrison, #967 E. 16th N., Portland, Ore. from Ruby Maddux. Handwritten note in ink.

Creator

Published for Sprouse & Son, Tacoma, Washington.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

1908.

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

Original colored photographic postcard.

Identifier

BLD-079