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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More Work on the Canyon Road (ca. 1919)

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Moving the Canyon hillside rock by rock

Moving the Canyon hillside rock by rock

It’s hard to imagine the back breaking work that went into building the Canyon Road ‚ at times rock by rock.

There are a number of pictures of the crews toiling away (and blowing away) on the site and here are a few more.

Photos courtesy of the Haynes family.

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State-of-the-Art equipment of 1919

State-of-the-Art equipment of 1919

Sometimes you just had to take a hammer to those rocks

Sometimes you just had to take a hammer to those rocks

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