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Preserving Pocahontas

Layton Sharp, Technician with the U.S. Soil Conservation Service in Pocahontas County, inspecting growth of white pine at an unknown location in the county. Marlinton Journal Photo. ID: PHP000510Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library...

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Portrait of Alice Galford, wife of Allen Galford and sister of J. B. Sutton, Green Bank, W.Va. Courtesy of Craig Ashford. ID: PHP002352Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org or www.preservingpocahontas.org If...

Jennings Randolph at PSBB Opening – 1974

U. S. Senator Jennings Randolph speaking at the Grand Opening of the Pearl S. Buck Birthplace on May 4, 1974 in Hillsboro, W.Va. Seated in the background, left to right: Jane Hobson, Henry Browne,...

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Julia Louise Price, Registered Nurse, in uniform at an unknown hospital. She was the daughter of Dr. James and Lura Price, of Marlinton, W.Va. Pocahontas County Historical Society Collection. ID: PHS004484Access the “Preserving Pocahontas”...

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The Roberts Family with teams of horses logging at Big Elbow on Williams River. The photo was taken in 1924-1925 and shows two women, one in the front and one at left in the...

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Loggers, teamster and horse team skidding large logs at Camp 42 on Cheat Mountain in northern Pocahontas Co. Pocahontas Co. Historical Society Collection, ID: PHS000422Correction: Photo published on August 22 titled “Drawing of Spruce...

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Esso Gas Station in Durbin, W.Va. run by Otis Lambert. Located across from the present Durbin Town Building. Could be Mr. Lambert standing in front of station. Pocahontas County Historical Society. ID: PHS004510 Access the...

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This building, known as the McElwee Store Building, was located at 208 Eighth Street in Marlinton, (present site of Nationwide Insurance) until it was torn down in 1988. Because of its local historic significance,...

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