Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Bill Gulick. File photos courtesy of the Union-Bulletin.

Bill with Nard Jones on right, Feb. 1961


Signing new book "Moon eyed Appaloosa", April 1963 (spouse Jeanne on left)

June 1955

Bill on left at Liberty Theater's opening of "Bend in the River", 1952

Bill (standing) with Little Theatre group, August 1953

at Little Theatre, October 1953

in his home office, July 1963

Release of new novel"They came to a Valley",  Jan 1968

Walla Walla Story, 1st edition published by Chamber of Commerce, 1953. Chester Maxey seated center; Al McVay standing right. 
Summerfest outdoor drama planning committee, January 1966

Jeanne & Bill Gulick, Nov 1960

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Waldheim, the Baumeister House built in 1896, was extensively remodeled inside and out in 1914. Thanks to Roger and Julia Russell for sharing these period photos of that transition.

Pre-1914 showing the tower.

Tower removed in this post 1914 photo.

Following photos show the interior after the remodel.

Hazelton Brothers grand piano built in New York in 1902

Monday, September 16, 2019

Gardena and the Simmons place. Photos from the family albums of Bill and Betty Lythgoe.

Bill Lythgoe (left)

Forest Smith & Wilbur (Bud) Simmons on a 1936 Plymouth

Seth Dool

Simmons house & farm, aerial photo ca1952


Sunday, September 15, 2019

Mormon Grade scenes in the 1930s and early '40s showing some people of the area, and some views of the Blue Mountains from the high road. Photos courtesy of Bill Lythgoe.

William Poirier and Forest Smith

Klicker ranch

Bachtold brothers

Bachtold's sawmill

Find the moose in the trees

Bill Lythgoe 2nd from left

William Poirier