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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Nate and Sara Williams (ca. 1920)

Submitted by on June 21, 2011 – 10:27 pm5 Comments
Sara Elizabeth Van Eaton Williams and her husband Nate Williams

Sara Elizabeth Van Eaton Williams and her husband Nate Williams

Nate Williams came out with T.C. Van Eaton and helped found Eatonville. Nate married T.C.’s sister, Sara Elizabeth Van Eaton.

They didn’t marry in Eatonville, but instead at the Pine Ridge Agency , south of the Sioux reservation in South Dakota. Their first children were born there too.

Photo courtesy of Rich Williams.

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