Eatonville Hospital – 1921
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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 …

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Margaret Fyfe and Ernest Boettcher get hitched

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Margaret Fyfe and Ernest Boettcher

Margaret Fyfe and Ernest Boettcher

Pictured are Margaret Fyfe and Ernest Boettcher tying the knot.

The Boettchers were one of the first three families who settled in Alder, all within about six months of each other. Their property was located about 2 miles east of the Alder town site.

Earnest Boettcher worked in the woods, but was also one of the first preachers at Alder Presbyterian Church. He and Margaret (Peggy) went on to have three children: Kathleen Boettcher Smith, Elsie Boettcher Van Eaton, and William Boettcher. (Old Alder)

Photo courtesy of Pat Van Eaton.

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