Preserving Pocahontas

Students at the Cherry Grove School, date unknown. Cherry Grove School was located on Back Mountain, two miles north of the Hosterman Road intersection. Teachers at the school over the years were Lee Wooddell, Edgar Gragg, Clara Sheets, Leona Pennybaker, Madge Weiford, Charlie Spencer, Minnie Parg, Mona Colaw, and Emma Burner. The school was closed in 1941.  Photo courtesy of Pocahontas Co. Historical Society, ID. PHS002833                
Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at  or www.preserv If you have historical records or photographs to be scanned for the county Historical Archive contact Preservation Officer B. J. Gudmundsson at 304-799-3989 or email info@pocahontasp  Prints of photographs are available.

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