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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Oldens and Larsons – Pioneers (ca. 1930)

Submitted by on March 6, 2012 – 9:00 amOne Comment
Ole Olden, Hannah Olden, John Larson

Ole Olden, Hannah Olden, John Larson

These three Ohop Valley pioneers are taking a well deserved break for a photo. Picture left to right is Ole Olden, his wife Hannah Olden, and her brother John Larson.

Ole and Hannah celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1930, along with Mr. and Mrs. Herman Anderson and Mrs. and Mrs. DeWitt, also Ohop Valley residents. These couple were married in 1880 — the same year the first electric street light was installed.

Photo courtesy of Linda Lewis.

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