Use the SEARCH box (upper left) or the INDEX, or just scroll. CLICK on images to enlarge. The BYGONE WALLA WALLA Project is a local non-profit, non-commercial effort to build and share a visual history of Walla Walla. WANTED! If you have old snapshots, slides, or negatives (pre-1990)of Walla Walla area places and events that you would like to share in this project, please contact me to get them scanned in. Nearly 300 individuals have so far. CONTACT link in my profile. Copyright 2009-2017.
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Why the Robert Wolf memorial statue was moved from Pioneer Park to the IOOF section of Mountain View Cemetery about 1939. Union-Bulletin excerpt from Vance Orchard's story, Jan 11 1981. Cornelison photos courtesy of Margaret Hoglund. Color photos by Joe Drazan taken June 8 2017. See Index for more on Jones Building fire.
Drumheller Building left, Betz Brewery right background
Purdy Cornelison and friends, Whitman College graduates, 1938.