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Preserving Pocahontas

Arbovale Methodist Church – circa 1905

A large group gathers for a photograph in front of the Arbovale Methodist Church. The church was organized on January 23, 1895, and the building dedicated in 1899. It was built on land donated by James and Lizzie A. Sutton. The first pastor was Rev. Charles Fultz. Pocahontas County Historical Society Collection, ID: PHS004577

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