Preserving Pocahontas

Riders in Marlinton – Circa 1912

Unknown riders on horseback, dressed in three-piece suits, on Fourth Avenue near Route 39 in Marlinton, W.Va. It is recalled that the town’s fire hoses were hung to dry in the tall structure to the right in the photo. (Courtesy of Eva Warren, ID: PHP003321)

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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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