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 …

Read the full story »
The Native Americans

The First Settlers

The Early 1900s

The 30s, 40s and 50s

To The Present

Home » The Native Americans, To The Present

Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Clean Up – July 1966

Submitted by on April 11, 2016 – 5:17 pm2 Comments
Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 1966

Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 1966

Clean up at the Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 1966

Clean up at the Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 1966

Joe Larin captured this group cleaning up at the Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church. Anyone have any names?

The Indian Henry grave monument is there today in La Grande, Wash.

This isn’t something new to Eatonville. In 2005, Eagle Scouts Zach Ingalls and Ryan Ames did another makeover. The story Is in Eatonville News, just click here. This time around there was technology used to find the sites of the other Native Americans so that crosses could memorialize them.

Mark Parton says, “The two photos from 1966 look like Tom Carlson and two Nelson boys. The lower one with three people I beleive the blond boy is Tom Carlson. The larger group looks like the two Nelson boys on the right if Im not mistaken.”

Photo courtesy of Baublits family and Dixie Walter.

Click on images to enlarge. 

Clean up at the Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 2005

Clean up at the Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 2005

Clean up at the Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 2005

Clean up at the Mashel Prairie Indian Cemetery Shaker Church 2005

2 Comments »

Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.