Preserving Pocahontas

Composite of students at Campbelltown Elementary School, Grades 1, 2 and 3, School Year 1950-51. Pictured, left to right, from the top: Teacher Glenna Hayes, Curtis Biggs, Paula McNellan, Lynn Triplett, Marian Dilley, Harold VanReenan, Glenna Sharp, Calvin Sharp, Vonda Schumaker, Jeanie Kramer, Roy Lee Beverage, Teenie Dare Perry, David Dilley, Billy More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

Preserving Pocahontas

A new ambulance at the Marlinton Volunteer Fire Department is being being shown off here by (left to right) Fire Chief Fred C. Burns, Jr., Bill McNeel (inside) and Marlinton Mayor Guy Fultz. Take a peek through More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Preserving Pocahontas

Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Nottingham with their children, Neal, Gaynelle and Goldie, of Boyer, W.Va. around 1910. Pocahontas Co. Historical Society Collection ID:PHS000870 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Preserving Pocahontas

Carter and Kincaid children with Marlinton Grade School in the background. Standing, left to right. Ora Lee Kincaid, Georgia Pearl Carter, Hester Kincaid. Seated, left to right: Harry Kincaid, Clark Carter. Parents More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Preserving Pocahontas

Zachariah Swink with his wife, Rachel Cassell Swink. Mr. Swink was born in Rockbridge County, Virginia, November 3, 1835. His family moved to the Pocahontas area around 1850. He enlisted in the Confederate Army More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Preserving Pocahontas

Brother and sister Ted Bright (b. 1919) and Nellie Bright (b. 1916) feeding chickens at the Bright homeplace on the Greenbrier River in Riverside, north of Marlinton. Their parents were Harvey K. and Lena Sharp More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Preserving Pocahontas

Children are dressed in costume for a Christmas Play at an unknown church or school in Pocahontas County. This photo may have been taken in the Marlinton or Huntersville area and was found in a box of photos headed More...