|Title||Street Scene - Moses Lake - Wa.|
|Scope & Content||
Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Street Scene - Moses Lake - Wa." in white on bottom of image. "Ellis / 733" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard is of a street scene in Moses Lake, WA. Image of dirt/gravel road with automobiles parked on both sides and buildings and telephone poles in background. Buildings in image are Moses Lake Hardware, Moses Lake Garage, Rainbow Gas, Rexall Drugs, O.K. Cafe, Texaco, and Washington Gasoline. Automobiles include 1940s cars and an Army jeep. Image appears to be Broadway Avenue.
Reverse of card: "POSTCARD / CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "EKC / PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.
|Creator||J. Boyd Ellis|
|Dates of Creation||Possibly 1945. This style of EKC Real Photo Postcards were printed between 1930-1950.|
|Extent of Description||1 paper postcard with image on one side and blank space for correspondence and address on the other.|
|Archival History||Hank & Dorothy Rittierodt lived in Moses Lake, WA from December 1945 to June 1961. They gave the postcards to the City of Moses Lake in November 2003. The City of Moses Lake transferred the postcards to the Museum on May 13, 2004.|
|Collection||Hank & Dorothy Rittierodt Collection|
|Credit line||Given in memory of Mike Rittierodt|
Ellis, J. Boyd