Red Headed Stepchild
(The Barrett family memoir of Navy Life)
by Sophie Ruth Meranski with photos

 

98-1446 LOOKING NORTH across LAKE CRESCENT CLALLAM county WASHINGTON toward PYRAMID MOUNTAIN from LAKE CRECENT LODGE 98-1446
September 30, 1937 President Franklin Roosevelt spent the night at a small building just west of Lake Crescent Lodge - a building since demolished. He recommended establishment of the present Olympic Park enacted 1938 including Lake Crescent and west side Hoh, Solduc, Quinault rain forests and part of Queets Rain Forest and coastal areas as well as eastern and central high peaks Mt. Olympus, Mt. Deception, Mt. Constance.
Year: 1999