Pennsylvania Avenue, Cle Elum III



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Citation

Unknown, “Pennsylvania Avenue, Cle Elum III,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed October 1, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8419.

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Title

Pennsylvania Avenue, Cle Elum III

Subject

Kittitas Co. (Wash.) -- Streets, Historic; Historic streets -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Streets -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Pennsylvania Avenue (Cle Elum, Wash.); Commercial Streets -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; City and town life -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Peoh Point (Wash.); South Cle Elum Ridge (Wash.); Central Annex (Cle Elum, Wash.); Central Hotel (Cle Elum, Wash.); Northwestern Improvement Company Store (Cle Elum, Wash.); Sunset Cafe (Cle Elum, Wash.)

Description

Peoh Point and the South Cle Elum Ridge in the background can be seen looking south down Pennsylvania Avenue across the Northern Pacific Railroad tracks. The Central Annex and the large wooden Central Hotel are on the left and the Northwestern Improvement Company's Cle Elum branch store is on the right. A dentist office, drug store and the well known Sunset Café were on the west side of the street.Postcard titled, "Pennsylvania Avenue, Cle Elum, Wash." Handwritten note in ink addressed to Alice Burnworth, Forest Grove, Ore. dated July 18, 1917, Cle Elum, Wash. The note was to "Dear Sister" from Bill.

Creator

Unknown

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1916.

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 1/2" b/w enlarged reprint of original photograph postcard.

Identifier

STS-069