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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Scale for Weighing Milk Buckets (Burwash Farm)

Submitted by on June 4, 2015 – 4:18 pmNo Comment
Scale for Weighing Milk Buckets

Scale for Weighing Milk Buckets

This scale has seen better days, but when it was in use it was invaluable. Steve Burwash used it weigh the buckets of milk coming off the cows at the Kjelstad/Burwash farm.

Here’s also a shot of Steve doing a little milking.

Photo courtesy of Mary Burwash Chalberg.

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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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