Eatonville Hospital – 1921
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Here’s an old envelope from 1921 to Julie Dougher c/o of the the Eatonville Hospital. Don’t know anything about Julie — whether she was a nurse or a patient. (If you have any information, please …

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The Cows of Kjelstad Farm

Submitted by on January 22, 2015 – 10:46 pmNo Comment
List of Cows from the Burwash milkhouse

List of Cows from the Burwash milkhouse

In 1889 a Norwegian named Henry Kjelstad settled in Ohop Valley. In 2014 the farm, which had stayed in the family was sold to the Nisqually Land Trust. When Steve Burwash was moving out, this list of cows hung in the milk house. A better list of cow names will never be collected.

Image courtesy of Diane Mettler and the Burwash family.

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Steve Burwash milking the cows when the barn was full

Steve Burwash milking the cows when the barn was full

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