Preserving Pocahontas

Singers at the County Fair – circa 1928

A large group of singers performing on stage at the Pocahontas County Fairgrounds at Riverside just north of Marlinton. Men on horses can be seen on the left. Barn and stables are in the background along the Greenbrier River. This photo was probably taken by a person seated in the grandstand. Photo courtesy of Rebecca Sheets O’Brien, ID PHP001311

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