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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A Drive to Rainier (1920s)

Submitted by on August 2, 2013 – 9:00 amOne Comment
trip to the mountain (ca. 1920)

trip to the mountain (ca. 1920)

The roads in Eatonville this weekend were packed with people taking a drive up to Mount Rainier, a popular past time for over a century.

Here are a couple shots of folks taking the trip around 1920. Looks like the view at Paradise hasn’t changed a whole lot.

Photos courtesy of Pat Van Eaton.

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Paradise (ca. 1920)

Paradise (ca. 1920)

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