Railroad Street, Roslyn.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Published by A. Stoves., “Railroad Street, Roslyn.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed October 1, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8494.

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Title

Railroad Street, Roslyn.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Kittitas County (Wash.) -- Cityscapes; Historic districts -- Washington (State) -- Kittitas County; Cityscapes -- Washington (State) -- Kittitas County; Roslyn (Wash.) -- Cityscapes; Coal mines and mining -- Washington (State) -- Roslyn; Northern Pacific Railway Company; Northwestern Improvement Company; Railroad Street (Roslyn, Wash.); Baseball Park (Roslyn, Wash.); Northern Pacific Railroad (Roslyn, Wash.)

Description

The Northwestern Improvement Company's coal railroad lines ran through early day Roslyn transporting coal from the mines to the Northern Pacific Railway loading stations. Railroad Street ran through the center of Roslyn. The community baseball park (lower left) provide much recreation for the miners and their families.Postcard titled "Railroad Street, Roslyn, Wash.". Card addressed to Mr. R. Phillips, 100 Summer St., No. Dighton, Mass.

Creator

Published by A. Stoves.

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

5"x7" b/w enlarged photograph of original postcard.

Identifier

TNV-030