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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Creating Canyon Road – Pictoral (second set)

Submitted by on August 4, 2011 – 2:59 pmNo Comment
Canyon Road - Offices during construction 1920

Canyon Road - Offices during construction 1920

We’re lucky that during the building of the Canyon  Road in 1920, someone was up there taking a lot of photos. This second set of photos shows the temporary offices and was also where the men ate.

Photos courtesy of the Haynes family and Pat Van Eaton.

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Offices at the Canyon Road construction site

Offices at the Canyon Road construction site

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Woman at the Canyon Road offices

Woman at the Canyon Road offices

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pets were allowed at the Canyon Road construction site — at least the offices

Pets were allowed at the Canyon Road construction site — at least the offices

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The control center at the Canyon Road construction site - 1920

The control center at the Canyon Road construction site - 1920

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