Orcas History Lives Here!

Orcas Island Historical Museums

Sheehan, Bus & Esther

Sheehan, Bus

  • Visiting the Grandparents1:25
  • Orcas Memories1:10
  • The Best Cake1:14
  • Grandma Hagen0:59
  • Walls of Art0:58
  • Farming1:29
  • Recollections0:35
  • Working the Soda Fountain1:06
  • Schools1:00

  • The Insurance Was Too High1:29
  • Mudholes on Roads0:41
  • Opening the Store1:02
  • Everybody Helped Build2:00
  • Getting Goods From Anacortes1:02
  • Meat Markets1:29
  • Best Meat In the NW1:32
  • Columbus Day Storm1:08
  • Upside Down Cabin0:44

Vincent, Peter

  • Setting Sights on the Nordland1:42
  • The Nordland's Papers2:48
  • Milkshake Saved My Life2:30
  • Rough Ride1:16
  • Semidi1:35
  • Nordland & Semidi Together0:50
  • Interisland Travel2:02
  • The Bristol1:22
  • Fuel for Lopez1:37

Talman, Tom

Van Moorhem, Irene

  • Bought a Farm1:24
  • Organic Farming1:24
  • Sour Milk1:16
  • Karl Templin0:50
  • Starting a Dairy Business1:45
  • 4-Fs1:46
  • Defending Detroit & Chicago1:03
  • Tammy & Daughters1:56
  • Teaching English Lit1:23

  • Met My Husband at a Dance1:04
  • The Second Floor1:57
  • The Third Floor1:49
  • Cooking Without Mom1:10
  • Driving Lessons2:25
  • School on Stuart Island1:29
  • The Piano We Bought1:12
  • Billy The Deer3:46
  • Billy Was Like a Dog1:16

Shultz, Margaret

  • Cottage & Inn1:51
  • Outlook Ownership2:00
  • The Chrysler1:00
  • Summer Brats1:08
  • The Bucks1:46
  • Dances1:12
  • Salmon Bakes1:34
  • Working the Liquor Store1:13
  • Listening to the Fire Bell0:43

  • Opening the Store1:45
  • Van Moorhem's Store1:14
  • Jonesy2:59
  • A Bad Accident2:53
  • Another Accident2:21
  • Dr. Ballanger1:42
  • A Pleasant Summer Memory1:29
  • Skinning1:45
  • Deer1:23

Sherman, Sarah

  • Cruising the Islands1:47
  • Came Home Bought Plane1:09
  • Convinced to Stay1:28
  • Island Sky Ferries Inc.1:22
  • Island Airways1:08
  • Island Sky Ferries Limousine1:46
  • I Forgot Emery2:11
  • Trying to Get Me Into Trouble3:06
  • The Coast Guard's Accident3:31

  • Auditioning for Reginald de Koven8:14
  • Opening Night3:26
  • NY Apartment0:41
  • My Family Taught Music3:07
  • Came to Orcas to Work1:20
  • You Can't Go Back0:56
  • Taught By My Father1:36
  • Ex-Husband Grant Wood1:22
  • Sarah's Son1:51

Schoen, Bob