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WhatsNew:

New River Notes — Complete

January 21, 2014

After about two years of work we have completed a major upgrade to New River Notes. On January 21, 2014 we switched in the last of the updated files and final page revisions.

In January 2013 we introduced the new site layout but because there were many pages left to do there was a big red Under Construction on the front page. A year later we've finished all of the pages that were on the original site. Construction is complete. We have a great looking site full of material to help you in your research and possibly entertain you.

We're not finished. A site like this can't just freeze in time. It must be maintained, .... Read More

New River Notes

January 6, 2013

New River Notes, a leading genealogy resource for the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia, launched its new look website today.

new river valley mapNew River Notes was originally launched in 1998 by Jeffrey C. Weaver providing New River Valley researchers with a new wealth of information and that tradition is continued today by the Grayson County, Virginia Heritage Foundation, Inc.

Welcome and we hope you enjoy our new look. For more information on the changes and plans see posts on the GCVHF Google+ Page.

New River Notes Photo Gallery

Collection of historic and current photos mostly covering the upper New River area of southwestern Virginia and nortwestern North Carolina


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Bland County, VA


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12 files, last one added on Feb 20, 2007
Album viewed 908 times

Carroll County, VA


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52 files, last one added on Feb 19, 2008
Album viewed 2129 times

Dickenson County, VA


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9 files, last one added on Sep 19, 2013
Album viewed 346 times

Grayson County, VA, Western Communities


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4 files, last one added on Feb 16, 2013
Album viewed 1022 times

Floyd County, VA


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12 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2007
Album viewed 611 times

Giles County, VA


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26 files, last one added on Oct 09, 2007
Album viewed 557 times

Grayson County and City of Galax, VA


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Photos of physical features from Grayson County, and the City of Galax, Virginia.

631 files, last one added on Mar 28, 2015
Album viewed 3343 times

Montgomery County, VA


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109 files, last one added on Mar 08, 2008
Album viewed 1168 times

Pulaski County, VA


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48 files, last one added on Mar 08, 2008
Album viewed 7828 times

Smyth County, VA


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948 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2010
Album viewed 47551 times

Tazewell County, VA


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56 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2010
Album viewed 1457 times

Washington County, VA


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269 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2010
Album viewed 2400 times

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Random files - Virginia Counties
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Cripple Creek - Raven Cliff Furnace653 viewsRaven Cliff Furnace, located on National Forest Recreation Area, Gleaves Rd., Cripple Creek, Wythe County, VA. Photo by Shawn Dunford. Courtesy of David Arnold david.arnold@adelphia.net
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Oldtown - Stoneman, Rheata Gravemarker290 viewsChildren of Earnest V. "Pop" Stoneman and wife Hattie Frost Stoneman, famous Stoneman Family of country music history. Ballard Cemetery, Oldtown Dist. Grayson County, VA. Courtesy of David Arnold david-arnold@comcast.net

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Blacksburg - Miles Stadium600 viewsThis is a 1930s postcard view.
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100_1838.jpg259 viewsPhoto November 1, 2006 by Jeff Weaver.
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claytorlake.jpg559 viewsThis is from a 1960s era postcard.
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100_1642.jpg236 viewsPhoto April 23, 2006 by Jeff Weaver.
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Saltville - Mathieson Superintendents June 1945677 viewsSUPERINTENDENTS OF MATHIESON CHEMICALS / SALTVILLE OPERATIONS / JUNE 1945

DUNHAM COLLECTION

SUPERINTENDENTS OF MATHIESON CHEMICALS / SALTVILLE OPERATIONS / JUNE 1945

STANDING FROM LEFT - CLINT RAPP, GEORGE COMER, CHARLIE MYERS, V. T. RECTOR, FULTON McKEE, J. Q. PEEPLES, HARRY DUNHAM' 'SITTING - BOB AEBERSOLD, J. J. BOOTH, R. B. WORTHY, ROBERT POLSTRA, WYNDHAM McCREADY, HENRY TAYLOR

Courtesy of Don Smithdsmith1-43@comcast.net

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Grayson County Places197 viewsMar 28, 2015
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Bridle Creek School201 viewsDec 16, 2014
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Bear Pen School.212 viewsSep 19, 2013
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This is another historical marker for the town of Clintwood.189 viewsSep 19, 2013
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Dickenson County, Virginia's Coal Miners Memorial182 viewsSep 19, 2013
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This is a Bold Creek Church meeting.199 viewsSep 19, 2013
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Dickenson County, Virginia's Veterans Memorial175 viewsSep 19, 2013