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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.

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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.

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Home > North Carolina Counties > Wilkes County, NC

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wilkesborogradedschool.jpg387 viewsThis ca. 1915 postcard shows the graded school at Wilkesboro, North Carolina.
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wilkesboromain1924.jpg399 viewsMain Street Wilkesboro, North Carolina ca. 1924
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Main Street Wilkesboro, North Carolina ca. 1924130 views
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wilkesbororr.jpg382 viewsThis scene of the railroad is just east of Wilkesboro. This photo postcard is circa. 1910
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wilkesboroscene.jpg361 viewsThis post card is from the linen era (1930-45)
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wilkesbuscenter.jpg427 viewsThis 1938 postcard shows the downtown area of North Wilkesboro, North Carolina.
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wilkescampyard.jpg475 viewsThis circa 1910 postcard shows the camp ground for wagons travelling through Wilkesboro.
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wilkesch1911.jpg370 viewsThis real-photo post card was mailed in 1911. You might be interested in Crouch's Historical Sketches of Wilkes County
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Court House in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, ca. 1911114 views
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Federal Building, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina124 views
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wilkesfedbgd~0.jpg336 viewsFederal Building, Wilkesboro, North Carolina. This postcard is from the linen era, 1930-45.
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wilkesflume.jpg413 viewsThis postcard was made in the early 20th century.
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