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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Water Wheel – 1912

Submitted by on January 24, 2012 – 9:00 amNo Comment

Water wheel in 1912Harnessing the power of free flowing water using a water wheels played an important part in people’s daily lives for centuries. They were used for everything from milling flour to hammering wrought iron, to bringing water to a mill pond.

I’m not sure what this one in Eatonville was used for, but thanks to the Haynes family for providing the image.

Image courtesy of the Haynes family.

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