Barge Hall Washington State Normal School III.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown., “Barge Hall Washington State Normal School III.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed July 25, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8543.

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Title

Barge Hall Washington State Normal School III.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Ellensburg (Wash.) -- Buildings, Historic; Historic buildings -- Washington (State) -- Ellensburg; Central Washington University (Ellensburg, Wash.); Barge Hall, Central Washington University (Ellensburg, Wash.); State Normal School (Ellensburg, Wash.)

Description

At the north end of Anderson Street on 8th Avenue is located the first building on the Washington State Normal School campus. Barge Hall, named after first president Benjamin Barge, was build in 1893-1894. The structure provide classrooms for students and offices for administrators and faculty members. The south or main face of the building has become one of Ellensburg's best known landmarks.

Creator

Unknown.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1902.

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.

Identifier

BLD-106