Looking back: Preston Logging Crew and Locomotive

Published in the Issaquah Press on June 7, 2000

Preston Mill Co. Locomotive Crew

Clark Kinsey picture of the Preston Mill Company crew posing on a steam engine on the railroad tracks. Notations on the reverse read “John Lindquist and Harry Lindquist, brothers. Mattson.” [IHM photo 92-28-1]

In this Clark Kinsey photo from the mid 1920’s. the High Point Mill Co.’s logging crew is shown taking a break while posing with their Climax Locomotive. This photo is among those featured in the Mill Street logging scene mural on East Sunset Way at First Avenue Southeast in downtown Issaquah.