|Title||Arthur C. Ballard outside Auburn Public Library, Auburn, May, 1953 |
|Photographer||Roberson, Betty |
|Caption||Photo taken by Betty Roberson on the steps of the Auburn Public Library.|
Arthur C. Ballard was born October 18, 1876, the son of Levi and Mary Ballard, on a family homestead along the White River. He and his wife donated the land for the Auburn Public Library pictured here. Mr. Ballard was also a founder of the White River Valley Historical Society in Auburn. He was active in the Auburn area until his death in 1962.
|Notes||Mr. A.C. Ballard, 5/1953.|
Handwritten on verso: Mr. Arthur C. Ballard and Auburn Public Library, May 1953.
Source of caption information: notes on verso, White River Valley Museum staff and Charles Payton, "Arthur C. Ballard Bibliography" last viewed in HistoryLink at http://www.historylink.org/bookshelf/kc_bal.htm.
Public libraries--Washington (State)--Auburn
|Classification||Auburn, WA/Families/Ballard Family |
|Personal Names||Ballard, Arthur C. (Arthur Condit), b. 1876 |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Auburn |
|Digital Collection||White River Valley Museum Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||2538 |
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|Repository||White River Valley Museum (Auburn) |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||A photographic print was scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color or 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 or 600 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |