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Kinsman Foundation Grant for Church Roof Replacement

May 25, 2017 by Amy Wachsmuth

The Oysterville Church will be receiving a full roof replacement this summer.  The project is funded in part by a generous grant from The Kinsman Foundation.  They are a charitable, non-profit organization that favors awarding grants to “small independent organizations staffed, at least in part, by volunteers and built on an individual’s commitment to a hope, vision, or dream.”  

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Oysterville’s Egg and Cream Money

March 29, 2014 by Sydney Stevens

“It was 1932 and the height of the Depression…” my mother would begin, and she would tell the story of the little old-fashioned pump organ in the Oysterville Church.

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Old Klickeas

March 8, 2014 by Sydney Stevens

Pictured within are pages two and three from a four-and-a-half page oral history by Oysterville’s co-founder R.H. Espy. The information was written by Espy’s son, Harry, during an interview on Sunday, July 13, 1913. I, (Harry’s granddaughter) found it in a little diary, more or less “buried” between at the end of a listing of Harry’s ‘Personal Expenditures’ from 1899 to 1902. I had set the diary aside on numerous occasions thinking it held nothing of importance. I was quite wrong.

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All About The Oysterville Church -- Hot Off The Press!

September 9, 2011 by Sydney Stevens

    The Summer/Fall 2011 issue of The Sou'wester (semi-annual publication of the Pacific County Historical Society) is devoted in its entirety to the Historic Oysterville Church.  The history of its beginnings, its construction, the pastors who served it, and the important events that have occurred there during the past 120 years are all documented "for posterity," according to the magazine's guest editor, Sydney Stevens. 

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