June’s Memoire

June, when she was writing her daily column for The Bellingham Herald, c. 1929.

June’s writings and many images are housed in the Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Western Libraries Heritage Resources at Western Washington University.

Inside the Study Cabin in Bellingham during the time when June and Farrar were publishing The Puget Sounder, c. 1928.

June’s Study Cabin on the island where she wrote Living High, c. 1940.

Farrar’s piano and June’s writing nook in their last home on the island, c. 1956. The hand carved sign over their cabin door said “Wishes come true at this place.”

Photos used by permission.
June and Farrar Burn Papers
Center for Pacific Northwest Studies
Western Libraries Heritage Resources
Western Washington University