Cle Elum Fire Hall, Pre-1918.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown., “Cle Elum Fire Hall, Pre-1918.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed October 24, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8633.

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Title

Cle Elum Fire Hall, Pre-1918.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Kittitas County (Wash.) - Streets, Historic; Historic streets - Washington (State) - Cle Elum; Streets -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Fire fighters -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Fire Hall (Cle Elum, Wash.)

Description

Though these firemen posed proudly before a parade in the years around 1910, their hand-drawn and pumped hose cart was almost useless against a major wind-driven blaze, conclusively proven in 1918. The department acquired its first truck, a used Maxwell, in 1923.

Creator

Unknown.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1915.

Contributor

North Kittitas County Historical Society. Photo # NKSC-017

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.

Identifier

STS-088