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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...

Preserving Pocahontas

Members of the 1923 Hillsboro High School Orchestra pose with stringed instruments in front of the school. The music teacher was Daisy Grubb, and the principal was Walter Vance. Pocahontas Co. Historical Society Collection,...

Preserving Pocahontas

Lee Moore and his wife, Mary Elizabeth “Lizzie” Hicks Moore, built this house on a hilltop in Mill Point in 1907. The building supplies were purchased at C. J. Richardson Hardware and the plastering...

Preserving Pocahontas

Jerry Friel is holding the reins on a workhorse pulling a low sled at the Friel farm near Fairview in the Brush Country north of Marlinton. The barn, corn crib and a work bench...

Preserving Pocahontas

A small portrait of Mrs. Molly Kincaid, of Marlinton, W.Va. taken by the Peerless Art Gallery in 1908.  Pearl Carter Ward Collection, ID: PHP001669   Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org or www.preservingpocahontas.org If you...

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