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Catalog Number 2006.017.0001
Object Name Pamphlet
Title Moses Lake, Washington. The Agricultural Metropolis and Recreation Paradise of the Sun Basin.
Scope & Content Brochure, published by The Moses Lake Irrigation and Rehabilitation District. Brochure front cover has "MOSES / LAKE / WASHINGTON." near top of brochure on the proper left hand side of an illustration of the state of Washington. The state is in orange and outlined in white with a black star near the middle of the state. Moses Lake is white in block lettering and Washington is in orange. Below wording and illustration is a sepia toned photograph of an aerial view of the City of Moses Lake and Moses Lake. Below photograph in white lettering is "THE AGRICULTURAL / METROPOLIS AND / RECREATION PARADISE / OF THE SUN BASIN." Wording and illustration on black background. Back cover of brochure is identical to front except below photograph is the publisher and "You are invited to make inquiries to the / GREATER MOSES LAKE / CHAMBER OF COMMERCE / 324 South Pioneer Way / Moses Lake, Washington 98837" in black lettering on orange background. Main colors of brochure are orange, white, and black. Brochure discusses Moses Lake, Moses Lake City Government, Living Conditions, The Climate, Recreation (Potholes Seep Lakes, Sand Dunes, Columbia River Dams, O'Sullivan Dam, Fishing, and Hunting), and Grant County. Inside of brochure has text printed in orange and black on white background. Brochure supplemented with black and white photographs of hunting and fishing, lake recreation, rodeo, and sand dunes. A map of Grant County highlighting town sites, geological features, roadways, and campsites is on one side of brochure and a map of the Potholes Reservoir and Potholes Seep Lakes on the other.
Creator The Moses Lake Irrigation and Rehabilitation District
Dates of Creation c.a. 1950s
Extent of Description 1 folded paper brochure.
Archival History Owned by Carol Kiehn and sold to Moses Lake Museum & Art Center on 11/25/06 through EBAY website auction.
Physical characteristics Folded paper brochure.
Collection Moses Lake Museum & Art Center Purchases
Search Terms Grant County
Moses Lake
Washington
Potholes Reservoir
O'Sullivan Dam
Sun Lakes