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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Preserving Pocahontas

James Grogg and his wife, Emily, arriving by horse and buggy at their new home on Brush Run, Boyer, in April of 1884. James J. Grogg was born February 15, 1848 to Adam and...

Preserving Pocahontas

A color slide shows us the steady progress of replacing the roadway through Main Street Marlinton in 1960. Articles in The Pocahontas Times helped to piece together this massive improvement project in the town. In...

Preserving Pocahontas

Preston and Frank Harper are seated on a fence on the Harper family farm north of Minnehaha Springs. Knapps Creek has overflowed its banks in the background. Photo courtesy of Ruth Taylor, ID...

Preserving Pocahontas

A stereograph, produced by local photographer Harvey Bright, shows a steam engine pulling flat cars of logs on the track between Clawson and August. August was located about three miles northeast of Marlinton on...

Preserving Pocahontas

George Douglas ā€œG. Dā€ 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 Buckeye and the...

Preserving Pocahontas

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 the water tower at left,...

Preserving Pocahontas

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 reads ā€œ Cosby...