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



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Citation

Unknown., “Early Pearl Street II.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed August 28, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8475.

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Title

Early Pearl Street II.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.); Albany Hotel (Ellensburg, Wash.); Davidson Building (Ellensburg, Wash.); Ben Snipes Bank (Ellensburg, Wash.); Kreidel Building (Ellensburg, Wash.); Phoenix Building (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

A unique wide angle view of Pearl Street looking south from the intersection of Fourth Street. The late afternoon scene shows a few men and women strolling the nearly empty streeet. The large bay window of the Albany Hotel in the Davidson Building can be seen on left. The massive stone Ben Snipes Building is centered and the towered Kreidel building is located at the intersection of Pearl Street and Third Avenue in distance. Electric power poles and swinging street lights provide electricity to the city of Ellensburg.Postcard titled: "4th & Pearl St. Ellensburg, Wash. 2012"

Creator

Unknown.

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

3 1/2" x5 1/2" b/w original postcard with photographic image measuring 2 1/8" x 5 1/2".

Identifier

STS-004