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Ellsworth in the early 1920s
The population of Ellsworth in 1920 was 512.    
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This 1920 photo shows Main Street, headed by the Bank building.

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This 1920s photo shows three homes on the east side of DeSota Steet. 

At left, the Martha Anderson Magnuson home at 1822 DeSota 
In the center, the home at 1820 DeSota belonged to Arlene & Sanna Skartvedt 
At right, the Don & James Hovda home at 1818 DeSota Street. 
This was the home made of the back portion of the old wood-framed school when it was moved here. 

This winter image looks north at the east side of Main Street. 
The Congregational Church spire can be seen.

1923 Ellsworth High School Basketball squad

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Back row - Laverne Peterson, Raymond Thompson, Ted Monsager
Front row - Ray Thoreson, Verdis Miller, Bernice Hold, Coach Roy Johnson, Supt.

 
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             This panoramic photo is labelled
    A. R. Johnson, Supt. - Ellsworth Consolidated School - April 15, 1924
The house pictured at left is 1816 DeSota Street.

When you visit the History Room of the Ellworth Library, you will see a long panoramic photo.

This is that long photo.
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Here is the left portion of that photo, showing the lumber yard and bank.
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Here is the right portion, showing the east side of Main Street, the elevator, and the road going east.

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1924 - This advertisement was published in The Ellsworth News on September 4, 1924. 


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