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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National Park Inn, Mount Rainier (1912)

Submitted by on April 3, 2012 – 6:04 pmNo Comment
National Park Inn postcard 1912

National Park Inn postcard 1912

Postcards let you tap into conversations. This one took place January, 1912. Edith was writing about the crummy weather, travel time and business being down. Not much has changed in 100 years.

The postcard however is a reminder of how grand the National Park Inn at Longmire was in its day — and still is.

National Park Inn postcard (1912) side 2

National Park Inn postcard (1912) side 2

Image courtesy of Pat Van Eaton.

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