South Cle Elum was located across the Yakima River south of Cle Elum. After the construction of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad's tracks, depot and roundhouse, the small community of South Cle Elum grew rapidly. Postmaster D. W. Blunt also owned and operated a large hardware business. Painted in bold letters on the front of his wood frame building were the words "D. W. Blunt Dealer in Hardware, Household and Building Supplies."Postcard titled, "So. Cle Elum, Wn." (L. B. Waters Photos)
Waters, L. B., "South Cle Elum I" (1905). Ellensburg History Photographs. 76.
Local History Collection Photographs, Ellensburg Public Library
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