Eatonville Hospital – 1921
March 8, 2018 – 6:17 pm | No Comment

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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Nisqually Canyon in 1911

Submitted by on December 29, 2015 – 7:32 pmNo Comment

Nisqually Postcard 1911Thank goodness for postcards. They give us true glimpse into the past. Here is a hand-colored postcard sent in 1911, from Montana to Wisconsin, but depicting the Nisqually Canyon.

At the bottom it reads Nisqually Canyon, Wash. from Railway.

For a little perspective, here are a few things that were taking place in 1911:
• First non-stop Paris to London flight.
William Howard Taft was president.
• The Mona Lisa was stolen at the Louvre (but was recovered two years later.)
• Eatonville passed its Chicken Ordinance.

Nisqually Canyon postcard (back)

Nisqually Canyon postcard (back)

Image courtesy of Diane Mettler.

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