Monday, January 16, 2017

Fair parade downtown 1954. Photos by Marion White, courtesy of Carol Kirkman.


Safeway on the NE corner at 5th and Main

Reddy Kilowatt on PP&L float by Gardner's

4-H float








Carol White center. Punch Garage on Alder Street



Friday, January 13, 2017

Miscellaneous photos courtesy of Mary Grant Tompkins.

Congregational Church was at the junction of Highway 124 and Pettyjohn Road

Harvey Shaw ranch

Jonathan Pettyjohn at his cabin in 1912

Jonathan Pettyjohn

Lyons Ferry in 1956

Mark Grant trout fishing on the Touchet River

Oscar Grant harvest outfit by the Touchet River

Paul School kids in Pioneer Park


Paul School

Prescott School students in 1915

D Street in Prescott, ca1900




Tompkins and Nibler wheat cleaning truck



Odd Fellows Lodge

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Chief Bones, his peace pipe, and its bequeathal to Jack Pettyjohn of the Prescott area. Photos courtesy of Mary Grant Tompkins


Chief Bones house near Lyons Ferry as seen in 1956

Chief Bones' peace pipe

Jack Pettyjohn with Chief Bone's peace pipe in hand


Jack Pettyjohn in studio portrait



Jack Pettyjohn
Kate Walter, Jack's spouse



Wednesday, January 11, 2017

More early wheat harvest scenes on the Grant place near Prescott. Photos courtesy of Mary Grant Tompkins.

Sam Grant standing in front of wheel




Cook wagon; Mary Pettyjohn Grant at right


Oscar Grant

Oscar Grant

Oscar Grant's barn

Sam Grant driving water wagon