\r\n\r\n<a href="http:\/\/pocahontastimes.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/25\/2014\/08\/Pres.-Poca.-web-8-21.jpg"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-5042" src="http:\/\/pocahontastimes.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/25\/2014\/08\/Pres.-Poca.-web-8-21-300x194.jpg" alt="Pres. Poca. web 8-21" width="300" height="194" \/><\/a>\r\n\r\nTravellers\u2019 Repose in Bartow, pictured on this postcard from the early 1900s, is located on the old stage turnpike midway between Staunton, Virginia, and Parkersburg, West Virginia. The \u201cfamous old hostelry\u201d is at the site of the first overnight stagecoach stop west of the Alleghenies, the first post office in Pocahontas County, as well as the first Civil War battle scene in Pocahontas. (Courtesy of Stephen McNalley, ID: PHP000547)\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nAccess the \u201cPreserving Pocahontas\u201d Digital Library at www.pocahontaspreservation.org or www.preserving pocahontas.org\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nIf you have photographs or documents to be scanned for the county Historical Archive Project contact Preservation Officer B. J. Gudmundsson at 304-799-3989 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Prints of photographs from the archives are available.