Preserving Pocahontas

A lone car of lumber rests at Burruss Lumber Company on December 20, 1978. William P. McNeel took this photograph of the last loaded car to be shipped from Marlinton on the Greenbrier Division of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad. The lumber was loaded onto Trailer Train bulkhead flatcar No. 80522, picked up at the mill at Stillwell on December 20 and More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Preserving Pocahontas

  A group of students during recess at Mount Pleasant School which was also known as Indian Draft School, or Draft School. It is located about one mile from Edray on the Edray-Clover Lick Road and possibly More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Friday, November 28th, 2014

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  The 1932-33 Green Bank High School Senior Class organization, the Washington Club, pictured on their trip to Washington, D.C. in front of the Pan American Union. The photograph was sent to Preserving Pocahontas More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Thursday, November 20th, 2014

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The First Aid Station at Camp Price on Droop Mountain is pictured here. Camp Price was established in 1935 by Civilian Conservation Corps at the site of the 1863 Civil War battle. When work was completed in 1937 More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Julian H. “Abe” Phillips, known to his friends as “Jack,” enlisted in the United States Navy in 1942 following his graduation from Green Bank High School. This photograph was taken after he finished basic More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

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The closing of the Federal Prison Camp at Mill Point as seen through the eyes of two staff members standing on the porch of an administration building. The minimum security U.S. federal prison opened for operation More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Preserving Pocahontas

  Class picture of students at Marlinton Grade School taken on the steps of the Marlinton Methodist Church. The teacher standing front row center in the dark coat appears to be Ada Wooddell. If that’s correct More...