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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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Dickenson County, Virginia's Coal Miners Memorial319 viewsSep 19, 2013
This is a Bold Creek Church meeting.339 viewsSep 19, 2013
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Dickenson County, Virginia's Veterans Memorial305 viewsSep 19, 2013
This is an example of the historical markers that used to dot the VA landscape. 254 viewsSep 19, 2013
Sketch303 viewsDuring the first 90 years of Dickenson County's existence, the time period between 1880 and 1970, there evolved over one hundred identifiable communities, the nuclei of which consisted of any or all of the following: a one or two room school, a post office, a store, and a church. Sometimes the school served as a church or vice versa. The last rural post office in the county, Darwin, was discontinued in 1963. The last two rural schools, Dog Branch and Yates, closed in 1970. Very few country stores remain in Sep 19, 2013
Andrew Franklin Phipps296 viewsThis is a picture of Andrew Franklin Phipps and his wife, Matilda Jane Kendrick. They raised a family on Cutter's Creek. The Phipps family arrived in Dickenson County around 1850. The Kendricks arrived later, after 1900. Desta ElliottSep 19, 2013
Roses Store, Downtown Lenoir246 viewsSep 19, 2013
Lenoir Rhyne College213 viewsSep 19, 2013
Lenoir Rhyne College203 viewsSep 19, 2013
Lenoir Methodist Church217 viewsSep 19, 2013
Main Street, Lenoir, North Carolina, ca. 1915266 viewsSep 19, 2013
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