Preserving Pocahontas

This West Virginia Teacher’s Certificate was issued July 27, 1906 to Green Bank graduate Lillian Gabbert Sutton, of Arbovale. It states the following: “This is to certify that Lillian C. Sutton has passed an examination...

Preserving Pocahontas

These Pocahontas County men were called into service following the Second World War. This photograph was taken on their reporting day April 23, 1946 at the Pocahontas County Courthouse. The photographer was Harvey Bright...

Preserving Pocahontas

A group of young people on Shay Engine No. 13 at the lumber town of Spruce. The photograph was taken January 26, 1930. Standing on the engine at top: Ruth Waugh. Standing front, left...

Preserving Pocahontas

The Hillsboro High School Marching Band heads out to take the field at a football game. They are pictured here being led by majorettes across the lawn in front of the school with US...

Preserving Pocahontas

John Matheny, on the left, with Lloyd Williams and Frank Ashford at the Ashford Home place in Green Bank, W.Va. Courtesy of Craig Ashford, ID PHP002389 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org or...

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Office and bark storage shed at the West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company’s extract plant on Deer Creek near Arbovale, W.Va. This plant operated from 1913 until 1928. Mr. Arthur Moulton was Superintendent until...

Preserving Pocahontas

Wedding portrait of Ambrose and Lillie Bird Atkinson Hill, married at Lobelia around 1895. From the Florence Miriam Hill Morgan Photograph Album. Courtesy of Joe Hollandsworth, ID PHP000009 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at...

Preserving Pocahontas

Farm scene at John D. Gay’s at Edray, north of Marlinton, W.Va. The photo shows men and a small child on horses, women with a horse and buggy, cows, a herd of sheep and...