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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Road Camp at La Grande (ca. 1920)

Submitted by on December 24, 2013 – 9:00 amNo Comment
Canyon Road Camp (ca. 1920s)

Canyon Road Camp (ca. 1920)

While the Canyon Road was being built, this was the road camp.

Randy Stewart says, “This was the construction camp in the La Grande Canyon area. There was a small DOT shed there for many years. I think it was removed in the late 1950’s.”

Image courtesy of the South Pierce County Historical Society.

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