The Lou Shattuck Story – Toppenish, WA
Posted by: beagle39z
N 46° 22.572 W 120° 18.624
10T E 706842 N 5139362
Quick Description: L. S. (Lou) Shattuck (1892-1978) was one of the original Toppenish Pow Wow Rodeo boosters. He helped organize the rodeo in the beginning.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 7/8/2012 10:03:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMEV97
Born to parents who arrived in the valley by covered wagon Lou Shattuck grew up in Toppenish. He loved horses and at age 15 was driving a stage coach.
Famous for his six horse hitch, he won many gold medals, blue ribbons, and cash prizes. Lou helped organized the Toppenish Pow Wow and Junior Livestock Show.
His brand, the "horseshoe" is still famous in the Northwest.
This mural was painted by Don Grey from Flagstaff, AZ. This is the second for the Toppenish Mural Society, October 1994. The mural is located on South Toppenish Avenue.
Location Name: Located on South Toppenish Avenue
Artist: Don Grey
Media: House paint on stucco wall
Relevant Web Site: Not listed
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