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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Steve Burwash Haying in Ohop Valley (at Kjelstad Farm)

Submitted by on June 29, 2014 – 10:10 pmOne Comment
Steve Burwash haying in Ohop Valley

Steve Burwash haying in Ohop Valley

Pretty soon farmers will be putting in their hay. This picture, taken of Steve Burwash haying on his farm (the Kjelstad farm)was taken some years back by Steve’s son Martin.

Here’s a much earlier picture of hay being brought in on the Kjelstad farm. The white-haired woman is Olava Kjelstad — Steve’s wife’s grandmother and Ohop pioneer.

Thank you Mary (Burwash) Chalberg for sharing.

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Kjestand family haying — Olava in the center

Kjestand family haying — Olava in the center

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