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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LeGrande Dam Pipes – 1915

Submitted by on June 26, 2011 – 3:57 pmNo Comment
Alder Pipe, La Grande, WA 1915

LaGrande aqueduct, La Grande, Wash., 1915

Here are two photos of the LaGrande Aqueduct taken in LaGrande, Wash., in 1915.

In the first photo you can actually see people at the top.

Rich Williams, “The water was diverted at LaGrande Dam, and the flume ran down the west side of the river and crossed the LeGrande Canyon vie this pipeline. The pipeline ended up at the headworks reservoir in LaGrande.”

Photos courtesy of Pat Van Eaton.

Click on images to enlarge.

East end of LaGrande aqueduct, La Grande, WA 1915

East end of LaGrande aqueduct, La Grande, WA 1915



 

 

 

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