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Catalog Number 2008.004.0001
Object Name Postcard
Title Steamboat Rock - Grand Coulee of Washington
Scope & Content Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Steamboat Rock - Grand Coulee of Washington" in white on bottom of image. "Ellis / 492" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard is of a Steamboat Rock, WA. Image of paved road in foreground with wooden buildings, fences, and windmill in background in front of Steamboat Rock.

Reverse of card: "THE GRAND COULEE OF WASHINGTON / Here, in addition to its awe inspiring beauty and grandeur, we may read a romance of antiquity written in it's canyon walls-- a story unveiled by the erosion of the mighty Columbia River which at one time thundered through this great chasm." in proper upper left hand corner on correspondence side. "J. Boyd Ellis, Arlington, Washington" printed on dividing line of postcard. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.
Creator J. Boyd Ellis
Extent of Description 1 paper postcard with image on one side and blank space for correspondence and address on the other.
Archival History Owned by Mark Jackson and sold to Moses Lake Museum & Art Center on 01/03/08 through EBAY website auction.
Collection Moses Lake Museum & Art Center Purchases
Credit line Purchased for the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center's collection.
Search Terms Steamboat Rock
Grand Coulee
People Ellis, J. Boyd