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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Swing Bridge Over the Nisqually

Submitted by on December 22, 2012 – 9:00 amOne Comment
swing bridge over the Nisqually

swing bridge over the Nisqually

This swing bridge (aka suspension bridge) over the Nisqually was aptly named. I can only image walking across it during a storm or high wind. People must have been more sure-footed back then.

Photo courtesy of Laurie Anderson Osborn.

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