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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Front Street, Mineral (early 1900s)

Submitted by on November 17, 2013 – 9:00 amOne Comment
Mineral, Wash. — Front Street

Mineral, Wash. — Front Street

Mineral, Wash., was a thriving little town in the early 1900s. Mineral came into being when prospectors thought they’d find gold. Alas, all they found was coal and arsenic. Luckily, there was enough wood around to support a sawmill.

This is a shot of Front Street, facing west.

Photo courtesy of the Dunlap family.

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