Mr. and Mrs. Walter Mann are pictured with their family on the porch of the Mann home at Indian Draft near Edray, W.Va. Children on porch: Ruby and Earl. Sitting on steps: Gary and John. Bettie is seated in upstairs window at right. Preserving Pocahontas, Pearl Carter Collection, ID: PHP001625 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library More...

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By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Sisters Gladys and Marjorie Warwick were the children of Otis D. Warwick and Annie May Carter Warwick, married June 28, 1893. Gladys Marie, pictured on the left, was born October 17, 1895 at Green Bank. Marjorie More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Preserving Pocahontas

A C&O crew is pictured with the first motor car used on the Greenbrier Sub-Division of the Chesapeake and Ohio, probably near Cass. A railway motor car, or track maintenance car, was commonly known as a “speeder.” More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

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“Hotel Eureka” is front and center on this picturesque postcard of Front Street in Durbin during the early 1900s. The hotel housed a restaurant and sold general merchandise. To the right is the Durbin Drug More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

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The Bratton House on Tenth Avenue in Marlinton was built 1890-1900. It was the home of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Bratton and their children, Mary Frances, Virginia Guy, Sue McKee and Robert Andrew. Servant quarters More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

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Large group attending a SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Workshop at the NRAO (National Radio Astronomy Observatory) in Green Bank, W.Va. Fifty-one people are pictured in the photograph. Among the More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Preserving Pocahontas

A group of men and young boys pose with a wrecked log loader on the track at Watoga in 1909. Courtesy of Pocahontas Co. Historical Society, ID: PHS000821 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at More...

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