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Catalog Number 2007.019.0002
Object Name Postcard
Title Street Scene - Moses Lake - Wa.
Scope & Content Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Street Scene - Moses Lake - Wn." in white on bottom of image. "Ellis / 723" 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 and buildings, gas pump, telephone poles and trees in background. Buildings in image are Wetzels/Grocery/Meats, Pool Hall, Wilmots Lunch, and Williams Modern Cafe. Automobiles include 1940s cars with men in hats standing around them. 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
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 James Synnott, Jr. and sold to Moses Lake Museum & Art Center on 12/11/2007 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 Moses Lake
People Ellis, J. Boyd