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These are photographs that we received from Chase Historical Society. Some we have identified, but most are still unknown to us. We do know that a few of them are not from Lane County, but if you happen to know who they are or where the locations are we can pay it forward to the right museum.
Well anyone one from Dighton knows this one is from Dighton. Not the uniforms telling you this is Dighton, if you know the two men in the back row, you are a true Dightonian and know some school history. That would be Frank "Strick" Strickler and Elmer Ringe.
Unknown gas station and unknown men. Was this here in Dighton at one time.
John VanArsdale, he was a teacher, principle and school superintendent here in Lane County in the early 1900's.
Barney Doris and Unknown man
Unknown Ladies (note double only four women)
Unknown group of students in front of the high school here in Dighton have verified that from year books. I think I know some of these students and they would be class of 1940.
Found this photograph in the 1937 Dightonian, I have added the page.
Found this photograph in the 1937 Dightonian, I have added the page.2
Unknown man sitting for a studio photograph
Unknown man in front of a car that looks like it is by the Lane County High School.
Unknown High School if anyone knows then name of this school and location let us know. (I zoomed in on the name of the school googled what I thought it said but no luck.
Unknown High School if anyone knows then name of this school and location let us know.
Couples are on the left Woodrow (Woody) & LaVern (McLeish) Murphy. On the right Thurman McLeish & Melvena (Beahm) McLeish . LaVern & Thurman, brother and sister had a Double Wedding in April 1939.
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