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.

Cub Scouts



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

Sunday, February 17, 2019

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.


Boarding the train at the Northern Pacific Depot at Main and Palouse.