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Name Othello
Details Othello, WA is a community six miles northeast of the east end of the Saddle Mountains in southwest Adams County. In 1907-1908, the name was accepted by H. R. Williams, vice president of Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway, for the site of its western division headquarters. It had been given to the local post office in 1904 by an early homesteader in memory of the Roane County, Tennessee post office of her youth. The town was incorporated in 1910.

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Image of 2004.012.0001 - Pamphlet

2004.012.0001 - Pamphlet

1962 Edition of guidebook to recreational activities in the Columbia Basin area of Washington. Booklet is mostly printed in black and white with a red and white cover. Booklet contains description of the "Sun Basin," recreation opportunities of the area, highlights from the communities of the Columbia Basin, scenic areas of the Columbia Basin, an overview of the surrounding dams, maps of local recreation areas, and tour suggestions for the area. Guidebook also has Classified Directory to advertisements seen in booklet. Advertisements include automobiles dealerships in Ephrata; barber shops in Ephrata, Moses Lake, and Soap Lake; bakery in Moses Lake; banks in Coulee City, Ephrata, Moses

Image of 2006.015.0001 - Album, Record

2006.015.0001 - Album, Record

1960s long playing black vinyl two sided record album inside paper sleeve inserted into cardboard album cover/jacket. This collection of related music tracks, commercially distributed to the public, was produced by Moses Lake, WA music band, "Many Sounds of Nine Orchestra." Cardboard album cover/jacket is turquoise in color with "STEVE LAUGHERY PRESENTS" in black outlined lettering and "DANCE / TIME" in white lettering near center of cover. Below album title is black outlined cartoon-illustrations of four men playing and surrounded by a variety of musical instruments with "The Many Sounds of Nine Orchestra" in black italic font below. "Stevenson" printed near illustrati