Orcas History Lives Here!

Orcas Island Historical Museums

  • Lights Come to Orcas1:03
  • Schools1:01
  • Landing at North Beach1:03
  • Sisters0:28
  • Dad Worked Kilns1:47
  • Transportation1:27
  • Mabel's Boys1:02
  • Special Place0:59
  • Fences0:38

Kimple, Ray

  • Renting From McLachlans1:22
  • Kirk Told Stories1:28
  • Norton's Pinball0:43
  • Climbing Constitution1:30
  • Baseball3:21
  • Eventful Salmon Bake2:29
  • "Sailboat"2:46
  • Published in the Times1:10
  • Charm1:00

Kaiser Stark, Carlyn

Jensen, Virginia

  • Finding an Orcas Home1:39
  • Wright Construction2:19
  • The Isaacsons1:24
  • Tommy Thompson1:02
  • Jack Tusslar1:26
  • Skits for the Ferry0:52
  • Ferries & Float Planes0:53
  • Kids & Grandkids1:19
  • Deer Harbor Luxuries0:53

Kertis, Mabel Light

  • Ginnie's Family1:10
  • Aunt Helen0:47
  • Learning About Animals0:26
  • Locals0:38
  • Supply Runs0:15
  • Falling in Love with Beach Haven0:27
  • Our Friends Also Stayed0:36
  • The Beachcomber Cabin0:31
  • Cherishing The Orcas Memories0:32

Kerr, Ida

  • Moving to Orcas0:53
  • Heavy Construction1:03
  • Camp Director0:49
  • Not High Society Raised1:03
  • Kaiser Businesses0:54
  • Deer Harbor Recollections1:37
  • Parties0:40
  • Kaisers Appreciated Skills1:41
  • Kaiser Kids0:55

Ketcham, Janet

  • Didn't Mean to Buy It1:36
  • Early Orcas Experiences1:04
  • The Big House1:48
  • Camps are Special0:34
  • Sweedish1:37
  • Isaacson Steel1:45
  • Chinese Bought It1:35
  • Work in DC2:17
  • Inviting the Reagans1:42

Isaacson Erkenbeck, Jane

Kraft, Warren

Ketcham, Virginia (Ginnie) Lee

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  • Always a Party1:28
  • Meeting Ida0:35
  • Hobbies 0:52
  • Dances & Parties1:34
  • Walking Up Constitution1:41
  • Prohibition0:52

  • Early Life1:34
  • Chores2:04
  • Vera's Chores Before School0:52
  • The Children2:25
  • Rowed to Friday Harbor0:55
  • Sewing & Cooking1:24
  • Programs & Plays1:04
  • Schooling on Orcas1:19
  • Exams1:41

Kerr, Norm

  • The Brick Business1:18
  • My Family1:11
  • $0.05 an Hour0:41
  • CVS Cheer1:21
  • Movies & Dancing1:29
  • Rafting into Eastsound1:16
  • Shippig Fruit & Grain0:50
  • Death of an Apple Industry1:43
  • A Christmas Mishap1:52

Knudson, Marge Burney

  • Knocked out Jimmy Long's Tooth1:32
  • Basketball1:11
  • Curls0:47
  • The Annual2:03
  • Siblings1:06
  • Robert's Service Injury2:32
  • Best Jobs1:56
  • Dances3:43
  • Templins2:09

  • Nurse Marge2:42
  • Medical Training1:21
  • Babies1:18
  • Medical Duties1:16
  • Sending Patients Elsewhere2:12
  • House Calls & Camp Business1:39
  • Emergency Medical Services2:23
  • Hospice & Home Care1:32
  • Flying1:03