Moore’s Restaurant
January 18, 2019 – 12:23 am | 5 Comments

If you were around in the area in the 70s and 80s, then you are familiar with Moore family. The Moore Family Mountain Crafts in Ashford, Washington provided a place for a multitude of talented …

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Kneip’s Trucking Service (cir. 1956)
February 20, 2019 – 9:08 am | No Comment
Kneip’s Trucking Service (cir. 1956)

These photos taken of Kneip’s Trucking don’t show Eatonville at its best, but you do get a glimpse of 1956 Mashell Ave. If you would like a little background on the business, just click HERE.

Notice …

Alder Dam Under Construction (Aug. 23, 1943)
February 19, 2019 – 8:48 am | No Comment
Alder Dam Under Construction (Aug. 23, 1943)

La Grande/Alder Dam 1943

The Alder Dam (aka La Grande Dam) was built in the 40s, replacing an earlier version. This show reads: Aug. 23, 1943, La Grande Dam, View Downstream Toward East Abutment.

This building of …

Barneey’s Motel (the 60s)
February 16, 2019 – 8:47 pm | No Comment
Barneey’s Motel (the 60s)


Barneey’s has recently exchanged hands again. Thought it might be a good time to post a shot of the early days — probably the early 60s based on the cars.

Matchbook cover from Barneey’s Motel and Restaurant.

Back …

Pacific National Lumber Co.
February 16, 2019 – 1:22 am | 2 Comments
Pacific National Lumber Co.

This wonderful shot of a crew at the Pacific National Lumber Co. was taken by Kinsey in the early 1900s. A few things to note:

Not much safety equipment back then. No hard hats to be …

Mt. Rainier Guides 1924
February 4, 2019 – 10:53 pm | No Comment
Mt. Rainier Guides 1924

Look at these handsome guides from 1924. Pictured are (left to right) Joe Grigs, Frank Manning, Nuls Widman, Paul Moser, Heinie Fuhrer, Hans Fuhrer, Tony Bell, Tommy Hermans, Waldo Chamberlain, Wes Langlow and Bill Duggan. …

Alder Camp, 1942
February 3, 2019 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Alder Camp, 1942

I don’t know much about this photo other than what is written on it — Alder Camp from Water Tank E., August 19, 1942.

I’m assuming it’s a logging camp. In the back right of the photo, …

Ohop Valley – 1913 and 1960s
February 2, 2019 – 12:11 am | No Comment
Ohop Valley – 1913 and 1960s

Ohop Valley 1913 and 1960s

As you can probably tell from the posts on this blog, I’ve got a thing for Ohop Valley. It’s in no small part because I live there, my parents lived there …