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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Kjelstad/Burwash Barn Then and Now (104 years later)

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Burwash barn (originally built in 1910 by the Kjelstads)

Burwash barn (originally built in 1910 by the Kjelstads)

The Kjelstad barn in Ohop Valley was built in 1910. Today it is part of the Nisqually Land Trust and looks just as grand as the day it was built. I hope they keep it intact for the community to enjoy.

Images courtesy of the Burwash family and Diane Mettler.

Kjelstad barn - early 1900s

Kjelstad barn – early 1900s

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