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.
"First Avenue Looking East, Cle Elum" (1915). Ellensburg History Photographs. 273.
Local History Collection Photographs, Ellensburg Public Library
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