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New River Notes Photo Gallery

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

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Eugene P. Russell & Anne R. Halsey463 viewsFeb 06, 2013
Loggers from Whitetop VA287 viewsThis is a picture my mom had of her father, Roe A Shepherd from Whitetop VA. He is the second man from the left. Does anyone know any of the others? Jan 10, 2013
252 viewsThese children are Luna, Ruby and Glen Russell, children of Steve and Josie Russell of Flat Ridge, taken about 1917. Ruby and Glen were later infected with polio. Ruby survived with paralysis, but Glen did not survive.Dec 12, 2012
445 viewsThis is Steve Russell of Flat Ridge with his dog, Queen. Taken about 1945.Dec 12, 2012
688 viewsThis is the Russell Family Reunion at Baptist Union Church in Flat Ridge, VA Dec 12, 2012
450 viewsWiley Perkins is in this row of soldiers at Camp Humphreys, VA, taken in 1918Dec 11, 2012
The Big Oak Tree278 viewsThis oak tree stood at the intersection of Guffy Road (now Big Oak Lane) and Hwy 601, at the farm of Grover Cleveland Russell. Martha Luticia Ross Russell married James Fleming Russell and moved to the farm just after the Civil war and she said that the oak tree was the size of a stove pipe when she moved there. This photo was taken by Pamela Russell Kepley about 1975.Dec 09, 2012
Tannersville - Snow!3130 viewsSnow in Tannersville, January 31, 2010. Courtesy of Don Smith.Nov 17, 2010
Rich Valley - North Fork of Holston River From Cliff View Road.931 viewsNorth Fork of Holston River From Cliff View Road, October 24, 2010. Courtesy of Don Smith.Nov 17, 2010
Rich Valley - Old Rich Valley Road896 viewsOld Rich Valley Road, January 10, 2010. Courtesy of Don Smith.Nov 17, 2010
Brtistol Train Station647 viewsBristol, Virginia Train Station, October 17, 2010. Courtesy of Don Smith.Nov 17, 2010
Glade Spring - Mt. Rose Cemetery641 viewsMt. Rose Cemetery, Glade Spring, July 2, 2010. Courtesy of Don Smith.Nov 17, 2010
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