Third Street at Train Depot.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Published by Pacific Novelty Co. of S. F. Cal. (San Francisco, California.), “Third Street at Train Depot.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed July 31, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8418.

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Title

Third Street at Train Depot.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; Third Street (Ellensburg, Wash.); Kleinberg Warehouse (Ellensburg, Wash.); Tjossen (R.P.) & Son's Warehouse (Ellensburg,Wash.); Northern Pacific Railroad Depot (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

Crowds of people walk east along Third Street (Avenue) from the Northern Pacific Railroad Depot toward downtown Ellensburg. It was six blocks from the train depot to the major business district of Ellensburg. When the train arrived hotel carriages provided transportation for visitors and travelers. Henry Kleinberg's large hay and grain warehouse is on the right. Small cafes and lodging houses lined Third Street. R. P. Tjossem & Son's warehouse can be seen in center of photograph.Postcard titled: "Third Street looking east from N.P. Depot, Ellensburg, Wash. 1754." Handwritten note in ink written in Swedish from Vas Ladislan.

Creator

Published by Pacific Novelty Co. of S. F. Cal. (San Francisco, California.)

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

3 1/2" x 5 1/2" sepia colored original photograph postcard.

Identifier

STS-005