Eatonville Hospital – 1921
March 8, 2018 – 6:17 pm | No Comment

Here’s an old envelope from 1921 to Julie Dougher c/o of the the Eatonville Hospital. Don’t know anything about Julie — whether she was a nurse or a patient. (If you have any information, please …

Read the full story »
The Native Americans

The First Settlers

The Early 1900s

The 30s, 40s and 50s

To The Present

Home » Featured Photo, The First Settlers

Enjoying a Glass of Brew (1890s)

Submitted by on December 18, 2011 – 9:00 amNo Comment
Boettchers and Lutkens share a beer.

Boettchers and Lutkens share a beer.

Here’s a great shot of some the area’s pioneers toasting with a glass of beer — along with an Italian who has his jug of wine.

Pat Van Eaton describes the folks: “The boy on the far left kneeling in front of man with beard is Ernest Boettcher,my grandfather. The man behind him is Carl Boettcher my great grandfather.

“The man in center with white beard is Henry Lutkens and the small girls in front are Wachmans.  All of these people are related. Taken near Elbe in the 1890’s.”

Photo courtesy of Pat Van Eaton.

Click on image to enlarge.

Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.