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Catalog Number 2005.013.0001
Object Name Postcard
Title Street Scene - Moses Lake - Wn.
Scope & Content Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Street Scene - Moses Lake - Wn." in white on bottom of image. "Ellis / 4514" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard is of a street scene in Moses Lake, WA. Image of paved street with crosswalks and 1950s style automobiles parked on both sides. Buildings on both sides of street with street lamps, parking meters, fire hydrant, street signs, sidewalks and trees, antennas, and telephone poles in background. Parking lot with parked automobiles on proper left hand side of street. Automobiles parked and driving in both directions on street. People walking on sidewalks on both sides of street and man getting out of car on proper left hand side of street. Buildings identifiable in image are Elden's, Tyson's, clothing store, Rexall Drug, and Chinese & American Food. Image appears to be corner of Third Avenue and Beech Street.

Reverse of card: "PHOTO POST CARD / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "Kodak / PLACE / STAMP / HERE / Paper" printed in box in proper upper right hand corner.
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 Ronnie Nelms and sold to Moses Lake Museum & Art Center on 10/04/2005 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
Washington
People Ellis, J. Boyd