Preserving Pocahontas

The Chesapeake & Ohio, fondly remembered as the C&O, on a stop in Marlinton in September of 1958. The photograph shows the engine, caboose and a box car of the train. According to Bill...

Preserving Pocahontas

Bruffey Reunion at Bruffey Creek Church August 26, 1933.  First row l to r: Bill Williams, Remus Williams, George Clendenin, Jr., Ike Williams.  Second row: Rumus Bruffey, Lorn Dale Clutter (baby), Jim Bruffey, Thompson...

Preserving Pocahontas

Portrait of Georgia Pearl Carter, Senior Class Valedictorian at Edray District High School in Marlinton, W.Va. She was the daughter of Marvin Clark and Levia Gibson Carter. Pearl Carter Ward Collection, ID: PHP001634 Access the...

Preserving Pocahontas

C&O Agent Ray Looney seated in the train depot at Durbin. The photo was taken on March 31, 1975. Philip Bagdon Collection, Pocahontas Co. Historical Society, ID: PHS003072 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at...

Preserving Pocahontas

Local photographer J. A. Arbogast took this picture of the James Elliott Family at Buffalo Mountain on November 26, 1903. Standing are Elizabeth Probst and James Elliott. Their sons are seated on the large...

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Portrait of Frank W. Totten in 1917 while teaching at the Beaver Creek School in Huntersville District. His students that year were Estella Wanless, Norman Wanless, Herbert Porterfield, Leo Underwood, Myrl Pyles, Odell Underwood,...

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Workers are pictured in front of a building at CCC Camp Copperhead on Bird Run near Frost, W.Va. Civilian Conservation Corp Camp F-17 was established in 1935 and was closed in October 1937....

Preserving Pocahontas

Loggers with tools and teamsters with horses are pictured at an unknown location in Pocahontas County. Pocahontas County Historical Society Collection, ID: PHS004496 Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org or www.preservingpocahontas.org If...