|These new structures are all patterned after Oakdale businesses of the 1880s-90s.|
|The second floor of the Barkis building is occupied by the Barkis family plus a single lady, Lotta Kerr who is a dressmaker. Yes, Miss Kerr was a dressmaker in Oakdale.|
|A Dempster windmill pumps water to the small tank which supplies the needs of the residents on this block.|
More oak trees need to be made and planted. That will be the next project. After all, there was a reason the town was named Oakdale.