First Avenue Looking East, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Unknown., “First Avenue Looking East, Cle Elum.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed September 21, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8636.

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Title

First Avenue Looking East, 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.); City and town life -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Automobiles, Early 20th century

Description

Most surviving photographs of Cle Elum's downtown face west. This view documents the enormous street width decreed by the town's founders and the highly inflammable wooden buildings destroyed in 1918.

Creator

Unknown.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1915.

Contributor

North Kittitas County Historical Society. Photo # NKSC-022

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-092