Red Front Livery Stable, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown., “Red Front Livery Stable, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed December 19, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8628.

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Title

Red Front Livery Stable, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Kittitas County (Wash.) -- Buildings, Historic; Historic buildings -- Washington (State) -- Kittitas County; Red Front Livery Feed & Dray Co. (Cle Elum, Wash.); Independent Saloon (Cle Elum, Wash.); First National Bank (Cle Elum, Wash.); Commercial Streets -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum

Description

Early cars could not compete with horses for freight delivery and country travel. At least two businesses offered first class rigs and courteous treatment to their customers. The Red Front shared a block on First Street with the Independent Saloon and the First National Bank, whose block building at far right was built in 1916.

Creator

Unknown.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1916.

Contributor

North Kittitas County Historical Society. Photo # NKP-008

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" x 5" reprint of original photograph.

Identifier

BLD-141