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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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George Douglas “G. D.” McNeill – circa. 1956 George Douglas “G. D” McNeill is pictured on his farm in Buckeye where he was born on May 22, 1877. He received his early education at the one room school in More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Wagonloads of Lumber in Marlinton Three men and a dog with two horse-drawn wagonloads of lumber beside the railroad track in Marlinton. C.J. Richardson Hardware and Furniture is in the background. Also visible is More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Tomb Lumber Co. Store, Watoga – circa 1910 The Tomb Lumber Company Store at Watoga is the backdrop for a large group of workers and townspeople gathered for a photograph in the early 1900s. A sign on the storefront More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Camp Thornwood – Winter 1935 An aerial photograph of Camp Thornwood taken in the winter of 1935. This Civilian Conservation Corps Camp was established in May 1933 on the East Fork of the Greenbrier River at the More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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The Happy New Year card comes from the G. Merl Faulknier Family, of Marlinton. The little gal in the picture is their daughter, Cindy. The year is probably 1953. Sharp Pierson Collection, ID: PHP002576 Access the More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Friday, December 9th, 2016
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Unknown Christmas Party – circa 1960 This photograph of a Christmas party was taken in Pocahontas County in the late 1950s or early 1960s. Some of the adult women and many girls are wearing Girl Scout uniforms. More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Sydenstricker Family Portrait – circa 1890 Presbyterian missionaries Rev. Absalom Sydenstricker and his wife, Caroline Stulting Sydenstricker, pictured here with three of their children, Edward, Arthur and Edith, More...