Barney’s Matchbook Cover
September 22, 2016 – 12:07 am | 3 Comments

Locals know Barney’s Corner as a gas station, but early on it was much, much more.
I believe this matchbook cover comes from around the 1940s. Back then there was food and dance.
Barney was Keith Malcom’s brother …

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La Grande Tavern

Submitted by on May 25, 2011 – 4:26 pmNo Comment
La Grande Tavern postcard

La Grande Tavern postcard

This postcard of the La Grande tavern is courtesy of Jeff Morrison who found it on Ebay.

Although the building is no longer there, Jeff says it was located where the motel once stood.

For those of you who aren’t familiar with La Grande’s history — like me — Roger Hoskins says that, “It’s above the La Grande metropolis, just before entering the Nisqually canyon. The property is owned by the University of Washington and is part of Pack Forest; the UW’s forestry school.”

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