Anderson and Sprague Streets.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Asahel Curtis 1874-1941., “Anderson and Sprague Streets.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed September 1, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8510.

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Title

Anderson and Sprague Streets.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Ellensburg (Wash.) -- Streets, Historic; Historic streets -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Streets -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Residential Streets -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Dwellings -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Anderson Street (Ellensburg, Wash.); Sprague Street (Ellensburg, Wash.); Methodist Church (Ellensburg, Wash.); Ackerly (Henry C.) House (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

Looking south toward the north or back side of Washington School built in 1890, this photograph was taken from the tower of Barge Hall on the Washington State Normal School campus. Anderson Street on the left and Sprague Street on the right are two major north and south streets in Ellensburg. The tall steeple of the Methodist Church and the second stories of the business district buildings can be seen in the background. Henry C. Ackerly (1859-1929) and his family lived in the large house foreground center.Asahel Curtis photograph number #23671.

Creator

Asahel Curtis 1874-1941.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

1912.

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

7 1/2" x 9 1/2" b/w glossy reprint of original photograph glass plate negative.

Identifier

STS-040