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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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Carter County, TN


18 files, last one added on Nov 12, 2007
Album viewed 380 times

Johnson County, TN


56 files, last one added on Jun 20, 2007
Album viewed 503 times

Sullivan County, TN


48 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2010
Album viewed 545 times

Sullivan County, TN People


14 files, last one added on Feb 06, 2007
Album viewed 1403 times

Washington County, TN


53 files, last one added on Nov 12, 2007
Album viewed 473 times


5 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - Tennessee Counties & People
johnsoncitypanorama.jpg182 viewsThis panorama of Johnson City, TN was taken in 1910 by H. M. Deaderick. From the Library of Congress collection.
Elizabethton - Bird's Eye View391 viewsThis is from a 1910 postcard.
mainstreetjct.jpg169 viewsFrom a 1940s postcard.
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Picture 060.jpg180 viewsPhoto April 29, 2006 by Jeff Weaver.
etsu1940s.jpg199 viewsThis 1940s post card shows a portion of the campus of the precursor of East Tennessee State University.
elizcoveredbridge.jpg376 viewsThis 1965 photo is from the files of the Library of Congress.
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Mountain City - Saint Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church180 viewsPhoto May 18, 2007 by Jeff Weaver.
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Picture 067.jpg162 viewsPhoto April 29, 2006 by Jeff Weaver.

Last additions - Tennessee Counties & People
Bristol, Tennessee - South Holston Lake348 viewsSouth Holston Lake taken by Don Smith on October 17, 2010.Nov 10, 2010
Kingsport - Country Club264 viewsFrom a 1930s postcard.Dec 11, 2007
Kingsport - Church Circle276 viewsTbis 1927 postcard shows the Baptist, Methodist and Presbyterian Churches in the Model City.Nov 27, 2007
Kingsport - Broad Street286 viewsThis early view of Broad Street is from a circa 1915 postcard.Nov 12, 2007
Kingsport - Rotherwood Farm306 viewsThis 1940s postcard shows the "Old Elm" and the Silk Mill on the banks of the North Fork of the Holston River.
Nov 12, 2007
Kingsport - Church Circle286 viewsThis aerial view is from a 1954 postcard.Nov 12, 2007
Jonesborough - Robert Taylor Birthplace222 viewsThis 1907 postcard shows the birthplace of famous Tennessee senator Robert Taylor. Nov 12, 2007
Milligan - Pardee Hall298 viewsThis image shows Pardee Hall on the campus of Milligan College. This is from a 1940s postcard.Nov 12, 2007