First Street, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



Collection

Citation

Russell H. Connell (1876-1950.), “First Street, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed April 24, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8629.

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Title

First Street, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Kittitas County (Wash.) - Streets, Historic; Historic streets - Washington (State) - Cle Elum; Streets -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; First Street (Cle Elum, Wash.); National Good Road Committee; Commercial streets -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Thatcher, Colonel; Horse-drawn carriages and carts

Description

Automobile enthusiasts promoted road improvements in novel ways. Colonel Thatcher of the National Good Roads Commitee passed through Cle Elum in this pioneer cart to point out that roads had hardly changed in two generations.Title on original photograph postcard: "Col. Thatcher of National Good Roads Committe(sp) at Cle-Elum, Wa."

Creator

Russell H. Connell (1876-1950.)

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1915.

Contributor

North Kittitas County Historical Society. Photo # NKSC-026

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 ½" x 5" b/w reprint of original photograph postcard.

Identifier

STS-093