Corner of Third and Pearl StreetsEllensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Otto W. Pautzke 1860-1918., “Corner of Third and Pearl StreetsEllensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed August 1, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8427.

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Title

Corner of Third and Pearl StreetsEllensburg 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.); Pearl Street (Ellensburg, Wash.); Owl Drug Store (Ellensburg, Wash.); S. R. Geddis Building (Ellensburg, Wash.); Cadwell - Lyons Building (Ellensburg, Wash.); Shoudy - Cadwell Building (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

Looking west at the intersection of Third (Avenue) and Pearl Streets many ornate post July 1889 fire buildings can be seen. The popular Owl Drug Store on right and center was the first business on Pearl Street's busy west side. The large fronted brick S. R. Geddis Building, the Cadwell-Lyons Building and the Shoudy-Cadwell Building line the north side of Third Street to the west. Third Street between Pearl and Main Streets was well known for as many as ten early day saloons.Postcard titled " Cor. 3rd & Pearl Ellensburg."

Creator

Otto W. Pautzke 1860-1918.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1898.

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" and 5" x 9 1/2" b/w enlarged reprints of original photograph postcard.

Identifier

STS-006