Chapter One: Bunkhouse Tales

by Robert Shramek Bunkhouse Tales Main Page “OLD JOHN” John was a skilled timber sale forester. I never had the dubious privilege of working with old John. I talked with several young foresters back in the early years of the 50’s who had, and they...

Bunkhouse Tales

By Robert Schramek. This book recalls the experiences in the life of a forester. This was back when work was done in the old ways, with hand tools that the woodsmen and surveyors of earlier days used. The days were long and the work was hard. Bonus: Read Chapter One...

Jim and Ana: The Lives of James Hector Munn and Ana Mae Edwards Munn

The promise of free land brought many people westward. While Jim Munn came west on the Canadian National Railroad from eastern Canada alone, Ana Mae Edwards came west on the Union Pacific Railroad from Kansas with her entire family. The two met in the booming city of...

Fast Moving Water: Images and Essays from the Hoh River

This collection of images and essays takes you on a tour of a last great American river, from its headwaters to the sea. They trace the importance of the Hoh River, both ecologically and culturally, in its unique geographical and historical context. Through varied...

BRINNON … A Scrapbook of History

This hard bound 300+ page book is a fascinating history of the  founding, early settlers, pioneers, buildings, schools, businesses, logging and everyday life of early Brinnon in biographical, story form.  It provides a unique look into the history of this Hood Canal...