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Preserving Pocahontas

A group of men are milling lumber with a portable steam sawmill in front of Herbert Sutton’s home in Arbovale. Courtesy of Jo Lori Drake, ID PHP002851 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org...

Preserving Pocahontas

This printed program for a Piano Recital by Pupils of Mrs. Mildred Seagraves comes from the early 1950s and belonged to Sybil Davis. The students listed on the program are: Theresa Smith, Mary Catherine...

Preserving Pocahontas

The baby portrait of Pearl Comfort Sydenstricker, born at the Stulting House in Hillsboro on June 26, 1892. Her parents, Absalom and Caroline Stulting Sydenstricker, were Southern Presbyterian missionaries, stationed in China. Pearl was...

Preserving Pocahontas

A family portrait of Allen and Alice Sutton Galford with their daughters, Minnie and Mabel. The photograph was taken at Green Bank in the early 1900s. Photo courtesy of Craig Ashford, ID PHP002353 Access the...

Preserving Pocahontas

Gretchen Edith Elliott holding her pet cat near the Elliott homeplace at Boyer Crossing. The daughter of Rufus H. and Clemma Grogg Elliott, Gretchen was born at Winterburn on May 31, 1913 and passed...

Preserving Pocahontas

A passenger train and a freight train on the Greenbrier Division of the C&O Railroad were stuck in the snow at Droop Mountain February 8 and 9, 1905. Photo taken by a passenger, Mrs....

Preserving Pocahontas

Workers with the Civilian Conservation Corps are erecting a plaque in memory of T. M. Cheek on Pyles Mountain at Watoga State Park. Mr. Cheek was the first chief of the West Virginia State...

Preserving Pocahontas

Preston and Frank Harper are seated on a fence on the Harper family farm north of Minnehaha Springs. Knapps Creek has overflowed its banks in the background. Photo courtesy of Ruth Taylor, ID...