Monday, May 29, 2017

Parade floats from Umatilla County in the Fair parades of the 1960s. File photos courtesy of the Union-Bulletin.

Milton-Freewater, 1961

Umatilla Ordnance Depot, 1961

Umatilla Army Depot, 1962

Weston fire truck, 1962

Umatilla National Forest, 1968

Umatilla Ordnance Depot, 1960
Hermiston, 1959

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Little girl school crosswalk sign used by safety patrols in the late 1940s into the early 60s. Color photo of actual sign courtesy of Terry Atchison.

College Place police officers Kiehn and Dethman with Rogers School students, Sept 1963

Jefferson School safety patrol with Little Girl Crosswalk Sign
Eldon Wyrick with sign invented by Tom Wade, April 30 1951

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Annual staff picnic at the Phi Delta Theta cabin up Mill Creek in 1920, and a Cornelison family fishing and shooting excursion on McKay Creek near Pendleton, in August 1920. Photos from the Cornelison family albums courtesy of Margaret Hoglund.

Staff of what organization uncertain at this time.


Friday, May 26, 2017

Wa-Hi basketball team won the first annual Washington State Basketball Tournament held at the UW in Seattle in March 1923 then went on to Chicago to play in the Nationals in April. Photographs from the Cornelison family albums courtesy of Margaret Hoglund.

Wa-Hi won over Eatonville (EHS) by one point.  - ha ha ha

Wa-Hi team members in Seattle

Wa-Hi team in Seattle for State tournament

Wa-Hi fans

Wa-Hi fans on the road to the Pasco send-off, or the finals at UW (unknown which at this time)