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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Griffith & Graeber Logging Trucks (early 1920s)

Submitted by on May 20, 2013 – 4:56 pmNo Comment
Griffith & Graeber logging trucks lined up in the woods

Griffith & Graeber logging trucks lined up in the woods

We’re fortunate that the Graeber family has these wonderful 1920s photos from the Griffith & Graeber logging company. Here we see a lineup of the trucks loaded up and ready to leave the woods — wide angle lens to less.

The early 20s was an exciting time when it came to technology. The first domestic refrigerator was sold in Sweden and the US has just developed the first portable radio. Today you can get satellite radio in your truck, along with a 12-volt beverage cooler.

For a better look at these tractor-like trucks, just click HERE.

Photo courtesy of the Graeber family.

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