Troop Train at Cle Elum Depot.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs



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Citation

Otto Pautzke (1963-1918.), “Troop Train at Cle Elum Depot.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed October 21, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8648.

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Title

Troop Train at Cle Elum Depot.Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection Photographs

Subject

Kittitas County (Wash.) -- Buildings, Historic; Historic buildings -- Washington (State) -- Kittitas County; Veterans -- Rites and ceremonies -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Railroads -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum; Railroad Depot (Cle Elum, Wash.); Troop Train (Cle Elum, Wash.)

Description

Many World War One "Doughboys" passed through Cle Elum on their way to or from Camp Lewis (later Fort Lewis) and other Puget Sound bases. However, the town's then notorious red light district was expressly off-limits to military personel.

Creator

Otto Pautzke (1963-1918.)

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Publisher

Ellensburg Public Library

Date

ca. 1917

Contributor

North Kittitas County Historical Society. Photo # NKSC-010

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 Pautzke photograph.

Identifier

BLD-148