Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Prospect Point School classes and activities in the 1950s. Thanks to Bob Van Donge for sharing these snapshots.
|Baton twirlers by the old Abbott School building which served as an annex to Prospect Point School in the 1950s.|
|Fourth grade, 1954. Viola Emerson, teacher|
|Fifth grade, 1955|
|Clara Kinzie (3rd from right) loading truck for a day at Bingham Springs, 1956|
|Bingham Springs pool|
|Talent show, 1956|
Monday, February 18, 2019
Pacific Telephone and Telegraph was located in the 200 block of E Alder Street before moving to new building at First and Alder in 1936.
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Rogers Walla Walla Canning Company plants in Athena, Milton-Freewater, and Walla Walla. Aerial photos of November 24, 1966 courtesy of the Union Bulletin.
|Walla Walla corner of 9th and Rose|
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Knights of Columbus convention in 1915, and free food for World War I veterans returning to Walla Walla in 1919.
|Delegates pose in front of City Hall, 1915|
|Food stand set up next to the OWR&N railroad depot at the west end of Main Street, 1919|
Friday, February 15, 2019
Spanish-American War troops heading off to the Philippines in April 1898. Photos courtesy of Fred Mitchell.
|4th Cavalry Band from Fort Walla Walla on Main Street in front of Alheit's Bakery and Grocery. Armory out of sight on right.|
|Crowd at 1st and Main for the send-off from the Armory which is out of picture to the left. John Smith farm implements and the Whiteside Building (built 1890) with Rooms prominent. Boys on pole unknown.|