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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.

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 527 times

Johnson County, TN


56 files, last one added on Jun 20, 2007
Album viewed 666 times

Sullivan County, TN


48 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2010
Album viewed 724 times

Sullivan County, TN People


14 files, last one added on Feb 06, 2007
Album viewed 1590 times

Washington County, TN


53 files, last one added on Nov 12, 2007
Album viewed 626 times


5 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - Tennessee Counties & People
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Butler - Butler Baptist Church226 viewsPhoto by Jeff Weaver May 18, 2007
Johnson City - Dixie Drive In282 viewsFrom a 1950s era postcard.
WeaverUnionChurch,SullivanCo.TN.0001.jpg340 viewsCourtesy of Debi Coe.
wataugadam.jpg342 viewsFrom a 1960s postcard.
Elizabethton - Main Street421 viewsThis is from an early 1960s postcard.
Johnson City - Williams Library224 viewsThis is a circa 1930s postcard.
elizabethtonsnow.jpg422 viewsThis 1944 photo shows Jim Fletcher cleaning his windshield in a snowstorm in Elizabethton, Tennessee.
bluffcityrrbridge.jpg385 viewsThis is from a circa 1910 postcard.

Last additions - Tennessee Counties & People
Bristol, Tennessee - South Holston Lake401 viewsSouth Holston Lake taken by Don Smith on October 17, 2010.Nov 10, 2010
Kingsport - Country Club303 viewsFrom a 1930s postcard.Dec 11, 2007
Kingsport - Church Circle318 viewsTbis 1927 postcard shows the Baptist, Methodist and Presbyterian Churches in the Model City.Nov 27, 2007
Kingsport - Broad Street335 viewsThis early view of Broad Street is from a circa 1915 postcard.Nov 12, 2007
Kingsport - Rotherwood Farm361 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 Circle336 viewsThis aerial view is from a 1954 postcard.Nov 12, 2007
Jonesborough - Robert Taylor Birthplace267 viewsThis 1907 postcard shows the birthplace of famous Tennessee senator Robert Taylor. Nov 12, 2007
Milligan - Pardee Hall346 viewsThis image shows Pardee Hall on the campus of Milligan College. This is from a 1940s postcard.Nov 12, 2007