- Birthplace of Vincent Ralph (Verne) McBride Jr. (39 KB)
1004 Second Avenue NW, Puyallup, Washington. The house was added to the National Historic Site Registry in 1980.
- Hallie Butts Bazzel (12 KB)
Hallie Butts Bazzel (photo before 1881)
- (L-R) Margaret Lillian, Charles H. & Vincent R. (V (18 KB)
- Business Card of Vincent Ralph McBride, Sr. (15 KB)
- Raymond H. Butts (12 KB)
Raymond H. Butts
- Robin Butts McBride Family (19 KB)
Front row R-L: Vincent Ralph (Verne R.) McBride, Robin Butts McBride. Rear R-L: Margaret Blackburn, Hallie Butts Bazzel, Margaret Lillian McBride
- Benjamin F. Wright Family (28 KB)
Benjamin F. Wright Orting Valley Homestead
- Robin R. Butts (10 KB)
- Robin Butts McBride & Her Three Children (11 KB)
(L-R) Vincent Ralph (Verne), Robin Butts McBride, Margaret Lillian, Charles H. McBride
- Rosa & Ashley Hill (10 KB)
Rosa's 50th birthday party. November 22, 2000
- Hopyard of B.F. Wright (23 KB)
Hopyard of B.F. Wright, September 18, 1893, Orting, Washington
- Robin Butts McBride (10 KB)
Mother of Vincent Ralph McBride, Jr.
- Robin Butts McBride & Vincent Ralph McBride Sr. (9 KB)
Parents of Vincent Ralph McBride, Jr.
- Dave White Map (63 KB)
Map of Puyallup/Meeker showing donation claim of B.F. Wright.
- Verne Hugging Ginger, a mammoth donkey (8 KB)
This is the side of Verne he is most willing to have photographed.
- Elizabeth Jane Wright (Hart) Jensen (10 KB)
Mother of Ellen Hart Harris, Grandmother of Lucille May Jensen McBride
- Catherine Crisman Blackburn (11 KB)
Catherine Crisman Blackburn, grandmother of Robin Butts McBride
- Verne & Jake, 1999 PNW Donkey & Mule Rendezvous (12 KB)
Verne driving Jake to an English Bath Chair vehicle in an exhibition. The vehicle was built by Verne.
- Mary Ann Wright Lang (10 KB)
- Verne McBride driving his donkey, "Jake" (19 KB)
Verne and Jake driving in an exhibition at the 1999 PNW Donkey & Mule Rendezvous with an English Bath Chair vehicle built by Verne.
- John & Ashley Hill, Shirley & Kari Foshee (16 KB)
- Verne 1992 (21 KB)
Picnicking at Mud Mt. Dam, Enumclaw, WA in 1992
- Martha Ellen Hart Harris Womer (9 KB)
Foster mother of Lucille May Jensen McBride
- Margarget E. Blackburn (8 KB)
Margaret E. Blackburn, 1853 - 1940
- Verne McBride & his donkey Jake (10 KB)
At the 1999 PNW Donkey & Mule Rendezvous
- Verne McBride & his donkey Jake (12 KB)
At the 1999 PNW Donkey & Mule Rendezvous.
- Verne McBride & Jake (19 KB)
Verne with Jake wearing a pack saddle built by Verne. The attach wood rounds are hollow, only the bark and thin pieces on the ends glued together to save weight...another Verne original.
- Marius Peterson Hoy & Susanna Marie (Ness) Hoy (13 KB)
Grandparents of Lucille May Jensen McBride at their home in Rosedale, Washington.
- Verne McBride at a donkey club trail outing (26 KB)
Verne dismounting after a trail ride with members of the donkey club he belonged to. 1992
- Harry W. Jensen, Viola Katrinka Hoy & Royal Jensen (10 KB)
Parents & brother of Lucille May Jensen McBride
- Frances Jane Blankenship Wright (34 KB)
1834 - 1918
- Verne McBride & Mammoth Donkey Hope (16 KB)
Verne riding Hope on a trail outing with the donkey club. 1992
- L-R - Harry W. & Franklin B. Jensen (12 KB)
Father and uncle of Lucille May Jensen McBride
- 1916 Postcard to Robin Butts from Vincent R. McBri (47 KB)
Note address of 1004 Second AVE NW, Puyallup, WA. House listed on National Historic Site Registry in 1980.
- Verne McBride & his Welsh Corgi, "Corky" (15 KB)
Verne demonstrating the cart he built for Corky.
- Charles H. McBride 1932 (11 KB)
Charles H. McBride, brother of Vincent (Verne) R. McBride, Jr.
- Vincent Ralph McBride, Jr. (31 KB)
"Being an anti-social hermit I still have that shirt & tie, 70 yrs old. Gave the suit away 2 yrs ago. Didn't like the buttons." V.R. McBride 2002
- Verne & Miniature Donkey "Zasu" (17 KB)
Best of Friends
- Margaret Lillian McBride 1933 (9 KB)
Sister of Vincent (Verne) R. McBride, Jr.
- Grandma Margaret Blackburn (14 KB)
- Verne & Miniature Donkey "Zasu" (16 KB)
Verne being herded by his donkey friend.
- Rosa McBride Hill & John Hill Family (13 KB)
(L-R) Ashley, Rosa (daughter of Verne), John & Zachary
- Lucille May Jensen McBride (27 KB)
1936 or 1937
- Verne & Vincent (horse) (26 KB)
No, the horse was not named for Verne, but there is a story.......
- (L-R) John & Ashley Hill, Shirley & Kari Foshee (16 KB)
(L-R) John Hill, Ashley Hill, Shirley Foshee (daughter of Verne), Kari Foshee
- Lucille May Jensen McBride (11 KB)
1936 or 1937
- Vincent Ralph McBride, Sr. (7 KB)
- Home of Verne McBride (17 KB)
Verne's home since 1921. Purchased by his Mother that year.
- Vincent Ralph McBride, Sr. (13 KB)
- M. Lillian, Verne & Chuck McBride (17 KB)
Making hay. Notice the bare feet.
- Vincent R. McBride, Sr. (23 KB)
- Ashley Hill (9 KB)
- Zachary Hill (8 KB)