La Grande Group, July 4th

http://archives.library.eou.edu/images/2010.15.00335.jpg

Item Details

Title

La Grande Group, July 4th

Subject

Bicycles & tricycles
Boardwalks
Celebrations
Fourth of July celebrations
Furniture stores
Groups of people
Law offices
Signs
Storefronts
Stores & shops
Andrews, Al V.
Anson, Miss
Chipman, Dr. R. J.
Chipman, R. J.
Kinsey, Hat
Kinsey, Libby
McWhirter, Fan
Meyers, Frederick L.
Moran, Johnny
Powers, Ira F.
Weathers, Ben
Williams, Mabel

Description

"Fourth of July Celebration - La Grande, Oregon. A group of people pose in front of Ralston Furniture and Undertakers. The entrance for Williams Bros. Law Offices, which were on the second floor, is to the right." Identified in photograph: "1. Fan McWhirter, 2. Hat Kinsey, 3. Johnny Moran, 4. Mabel Williams, 5. Libby Kinsey, 6.-13. unidentified 14. Dr. R.J. Chipman, 15. Miss Anson, 16. Ira F. Powers, 17. Frederick L. Meyers, 18. Al V. Andrews." Mrs. Libby Kinsey is holding up a sign which reads: "Call and See Us. Powers and Co. Furniture and Carpets." [Ben Weathers, who owned a print of the same photograph, noted the following information: "The picture was taken after 1890 and before 1896. This building was on the east side of Depot Street just south of Adams Avenue, and the M.J. Berry store (later Newlin Drugs) was on the corner of Depot and Adams, just to the right of picture. The Williams Law Office was in the building many years."]

Creator

Anonymous

Date

1890/1896

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.15.00335

Spatial Coverage

La Grande, OR

Provenance

Peare Collection

Position: 1263 (4 views)