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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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jeffhosp.jpg168 viewsJefferson Hospital from a 1930-45 era postcard.
Roanoke City - Jefferson Street175 viewsThis 1912 postcard shows Jefferson Street with automobiles and street car tracks. Interesting period of transition.
jeffstniteroanoke.jpg166 viewsThis is a 1930s era linen postcard view.
jeffstparade1911.jpg172 viewsParade on Jefferson Street, Roanoke, ca. 1911
lakespring1905.jpg161 viewsThis is a circa 1905 view.
lakespringparksalem.jpg188 viewsThis is from a 1930-45 era postcard.
lewisgalehosp1911.jpg178 viewsLewis Gale Hospital, Roanoke, Virignia, 1911
lewisgalehospital.jpg172 viewsThis postcard is from circa 1915.
Longwood.jpg181 viewsLongwood This Victorian Mansion built by Thomas Henry Cooper Cicra 1904. Destroyed by fire Nov. 19, 1968. Couresy of Robert Weaver
Salem - Lutheran Orphanage182 viewsFrom a 1930-45 era postcard.
masoncreek.jpg169 viewsLocated between Roanoake and Salem in Roanoke County, VA. From a 1930-45 postcard.
mcafeesknob.jpg172 viewsThis is a 1907 postcard.
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