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Preserving Pocahontas

Members of the Smith Family, of Edray, are pictured here playing music in 1897. Mr. Jake Smith is on the left with the fiddle and his daughter is seated at the organ. The young...

Preserving Pocahontas

Students at the Rimel School in the 1920s. Back row, left to right: Alanzo Dean, Randal Rider, Ben Dean and Arnold Rider. The five little boys in front are not identified. The Rimel School...

Preserving Pocahontas

An unknown group of men, women and children in front of an unidentified schoolhouse in the Mace area of Pocahontas County. Courtesy of Ellen Doyle, ID: PHP000438 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org...

Preserving Pocahontas

Betsy Jordan Edgar contributed this photograph in 2012 and wrote the following description: “Pictured here is the 1929 Marlinton Graded School Basketball Team. From left to right are: Robert Jordan, Earl Overholt, Gerald Gum,...

Preserving Pocahontas

Six men on the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Section Crew riding a handcar on the track near Sitlington, south of Cass, W.Va. Pocahontas Co. Historical Society Collection, ID: PHS000790 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library...

Preserving Pocahontas

Signed Chinese Christmas Card from Pearl and Lossing Buck. Written by Pearl on the back: “With best wishes for a happy Christmas from Pearl and Lossing.” Courtesy of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Leist, Pearl...

Preserving Pocahontas

A Merry Christmas Postcard from Marlinton businessman and storeowner Paul Golden in 1907. The printed message to customers on the back reads: “Dear Friends: You are cordially invited to inspect our Full and Extensive...

Preserving Pocahontas

A winter view of the tannery operation of the Pocahontas Tanning Company on the Greenbrier River in Marlinton, W.Va. Photo courtesy of Ginny McLaughlin Shaw, ID: PHP002149 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org...

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