Preserving Pocahontas

Hogsett Sawmill – circa 1911

This family sawmill operation belonged to Samuel Renick Hogsett and was located about two miles above Huntersville on Browns Creek Road. Most of the people in the photograph are members of the Hogsett Family including Samuel’s brother, William. (Pocahontas County Historical Society Collection, ID: PHS003706)

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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 Prints of photographs are available.

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