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Preserving Pocahontas

Frank W. Totten – 1917

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, Earl Kellison, Earl Wanless, Selma Kellison, Oakie Porterfield, Lula Underwood, Dennis Underwood, Chrystal Pyles, Ottie Wanless, Meritt Kellison, Janette Gaylor, Woods Gaylor, Denver Underwood, Elma Underwood, Delsie Underwood, Glen Pyles, Origen Underwood, Loris Kellison, Charlie Porterfield and Graye Porterfield. B. B. Williams was County Superintendent and the School Board members were W. H. Barlow, President; C. P. McElwee; A. H. Sharp. Courtesy of Mary Dawson , ID: PHP002950

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