This project is dedicated to the memory of Bill "Guru" Olive (1941-2007)


I am grateful to the proprietors and staff of the participating bowling centers: 
Mimi Johnson and Matt Iverson, Ebey Bowl, Coupeville, WA*
Steve Saunders, Rocket Alley, Arlington, WA
Community Bowling Center, Sedro-Woolley, WA*
Harold Lysne, Tiger Bowl, Battle Ground, WA+
Steve Turner, Centralia Bowl, Centralia, WA*
John and Angie Doucette, Morton Victory Lanes, Morton, WA
Dick Francis, Eagle Lanes, Yakima, WA
Wade McCoy, Sunset Lanes, Forks, WA
The Cavins familiy, Boulder Bowl, Boulder City, NV
Gary Heilmann and Bob Letsinger, BPOE Lodge No. 180, Astoria, OR#
Dennis and Robin Bailey, Bailey’s Classic Lanes, Vancouver, WA*
Bob Sittig, First Baptist Church, Seattle#
The Zlateff family, Riverview Lanes, Coulee Dam, WA+
The Cole family, Davenport Lanes and Cafe, Davenport, WA*
Melissa Lacombe and Dick Kendall, BPOE Lodge No. 1189, Oregon City, OR#
The Granberg family, Viking Bowl, Westport, WA*
Linda Blatchford and Nicole Hands, Youbou Lanes, Youbou, BC
Perry Patson, Rainier School, Buckley, WA#
Roland Hansen, Town & Country Lanes, Connell, WA
Anne Richards and Victor Lowe, St. Philip’s Church, Vancouver, BC#
Glenn Hendrix and Robert Bust, Ken-Cliff Lanes, Ardmore, OK
Hermann Sons Fraternal Lodge, San Antonio, TX*
Solms Bowling Club, New Braunfels, TX
Bulverde Bowling Club, Bulverde, TX
Bexar Bowling Society, Marion, TX
Highland Social Club, San Antonio, TX
Dale Larson, Delake Bowl, Lincoln City, OR
Jeff Phipps, Recreation Lanes, Gearhart, OR+
The Lanfranco family, Reno’s Place, Kerman, CA
The Woodhouse family, Trinity Lanes, Weaverville, CA
Mike Wilkinson, Riverside Lanes, Colusa, CA+
Tammy Marino, Grandview Lanes, Vancouver, BC
The Robertson family, Caycuse, BC#
The Husted Family, Kellogg Bowl, Milwaukie, OR
Ron Black, Caldwell Bowl, Caldwell, ID
Dirk McCallister, Sunset Bowl, Buhl, ID
DelRa and Dawna Talbot, Pop'n Pins, Preston, ID+
Brian Bazylinski, Melissa Caissie and Mark Ricci, Riverwalk Lanes, Amesbury, MA
Paul Wambach, Colonial Bowling Center, Worcester, MA
Orlando Luis and Mike Rea, Collins Bowladrome, Billerica, MA
John DePalma, North Chelmsford Duckpin Lanes, N. Chelmsford, MA
Bill Burnham Jr. and Sr., York Beach Bowling, York Beach, ME
Tom Giordano, Wakefield Bowladrome, Wakefield, MA
Tara Taglianetti-Chambers and Dru Bivens, Hopedale Community House, Hopedale, MA#
Sunset Lanes, Ontario, OR
Jim Barton, Saratoga Lanes, St. Louis
Jason Bibb, The Corner Bar, St. Charles, MO
Jim Donahoe, VA St. Louis (Jefferson Barracks Division), St. Louis#
Robert Lashly, Riverside Lanes, Orofino, ID
Cathy Haefke and the Skowronski family, Holler House, Milwaukee
Kevin Kusinski, Immaculate Conception School, Chicago#
Kurt Aagard, Lions Camp Horizon, Blaine, WA#
Rick Ward, John C. Driscoll and the town of Gilchrist, Oregon*
Terry Hall, Macon Bowl, Macon, MO
Brad and Heather Pollard, Shrewsbury Lanes, St. Louis
Shelley Donaho, The Magic Chef Mansion, St. Louis#
The 1933 Group, Highland Park Bowl, Los Angeles
Josh Post, Holden Village, Lake Chelan, WA#
Andrew Turner, Skyline Lanes, Clarksville, TN
The Bicksler family, Fredericksburg Bowling Center, Fredericksburg, PA
Amy Miller, Edgewood Lanes, Gettysburg, PA
Daniel Mowery, Midway Bowl, Carlisle, PA
Megan Adkins and Thomas Osborne, Suitland Bowl, Suitland, MD
Barrow Mansion Development Corp., Jersey City, NJ
Jim Farago, Sr., Van Nest Lanes, The Bronx, NY

Additional centers for the "Machines" project:

Adventure Bowling Center, Snoqualmie, WA
Triangle Bowl, Longview, WA
Evergreen Lanes, Everett, WA

(# private installation;      * currently closed;      + currently open under different name and/or ownership than listed)

The following people have contributed by assisting on shoots, recommending and initiating contact for locations, conducting interviews and/or providing publicity, and generally supporting the project:

The Crowell family, Hugh Miller, the McDowell family, The Stone family, Pat Johns, Larry Schwab, Layton Shirley, Toby Schwartzman, Josh Alvarez, Carl Nichols, Scott Little, Beau Little, Jason Hoff, Harold Nesland, Alan Cook, Mike Freeman, James Hale, Jenny Riedy, Marvin Schmidt, Paul Lukas, Herbert Bickel, John Baker Sr., Mark Anthony, Joe Clark, Dominic Gall, Randy Gulley, Josh Post and Chuck + Peg Hoffman of Holden Village, Mark London, Joseph Ross and the Pennsylvania State USBC, Joseph Nameth, Yvonne Bennett and the Bowling Centers Association of Wisconsin, Greg Olsen and the Washington State Bowling Proprietors Association, Bowling Proprietors Association of America, Jef Goodger and Bowling Center Management magazine, Keith Kingston, Scott Handley, Donald Neinast, Steve Stevens, Carlos Jimenez, Tommy Risi, Karen Stumpf, Keith Flanagan, Town & Country Magazine, Chris Funk, The Olive family, Greg Adkins, Jim Argie and Trade Center Bowl, Chris Monroy and Edition One Books.