“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Brinnon, Washington

Clickable Map of Jefferson County, Washington and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Jefferson County, WA (76) Clallam County, WA (11) Grays Harbor County, WA (12) Island County, WA (46) Kitsap County, WA (21) Mason County, WA (4) San Juan County, WA (0)  JeffersonCounty(76) Jefferson County (76)  ClallamCounty(11) Clallam County (11)  GraysHarborCounty(12) Grays Harbor County (12)  IslandCounty(46) Island County (46)  KitsapCounty(21) Kitsap County (21)  MasonCounty(4) Mason County (4)  (0) San Juan County (0)
Port Townsend is the county seat for Jefferson County
Brinnon is in Jefferson County
      Jefferson County (76)  
      Clallam County (11)  
      Grays Harbor County (12)  
      Island County (46)  
      Kitsap County (21)  
      Mason County (4)  
      San Juan County (0)  
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1Washington (Jefferson County), Brinnon — An Abundant Backyard
Just as the cabin tells a story of the site's history, so does nature. The large stumps in the area tell about early logging activity. Notice in the photo how different the cabin must have been with an expansive view before the new forest . . . Map (db m115751) HM
2Washington (Jefferson County), Brinnon — At Home in the Outdoors
Emory Finch, the son of Hoodsport pioneers, moved into Interrorem with his new bride Maybelle Peterson on their wedding day, April 22. 1908. Like her husband, she saw at home in the outdoors. The couple met when she and two friends came over from . . . Map (db m116139) HM
3Washington (Jefferson County), Brinnon — Home and Office
Interrorem Ranger Cabin is the oldest Forest Service dwelling on the Olympic Penninsula and one of the oldest in the Northwest. As you gaze through the trees at Interrorem Ranger cabin, step back in time to the Spring of 1907. From this spot you . . . Map (db m116138) HM
4Washington (Jefferson County), Brinnon — Interrorem: Interim or Enduring?
The name Interrorem, according to the most popular theory, was derived from Latin meaning "between the gold". Others believe it was slang for "Interim," used by those who thought the cabin would be a temporary site for managing the forest. Instead, . . . Map (db m116137) HM
5Washington (Jefferson County), Brinnon — Loyalty, Courage & Common Sense
Early Forest Rangers were custodians of the forest, riding horseback over mountain trails and camping out, protecting the forest from fires, poachers, and trespassers. Most were outdoorsmen, former cowboys, trappers and woodsmen. They were hired . . . Map (db m116140) HM
6Washington (Jefferson County), Brinnon — The Ranger Hole
It is no wonder that the churning fishing hole one mile down this trail is called Ranger Hole. Emery Finch, and many other early Rangers were avid fishermen, wearing a well traveled path between the cabin and their favorite fishing spot. Fishing was . . . Map (db m116141) HM
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Dec. 4, 2022