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



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Citation

Otto W. Pautzke 1862-1918., “Early Pearl Street V.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed November 21, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8487.

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Title

Early Pearl Street V.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.); Davidson Building (Ellensburg, Wash.); Albany Hotel (Ellensburg, Wash.); Horton Hotel (Ellensburg, Wash.); Schnebly House (Ellensburg, Wash.); Phoenix Building (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

Taken at the intersection of Fourth Avenue and Pearl Street this view is looking north on Pearl Street. The large Davidson Building on the right housed the ever popular and elegant Albany Hotel on the second floor. The Horton Hotel on the left was one of the most reputable hotels in central Washington. Many electric poles and swinging street lights indicated the residents and businesses in the towndown area were provided with utilities. The large, stately Schnebly house can be seen at the north end of Pearl Street on Eighth Avenue.Postcard titled: "Pearl Street, Ellensburg. ---Photo by Pautzke."

Creator

Otto W. Pautzke 1862-1918.

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

6 1/2" x 9 1/2" b/w enlarged reprint of original photograph.

Identifier

STS-010