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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thompson log job

This photo is entitled Thompson log job in Canaan Valley, WVA 1900. As can be seen there is a huge stockpile of logs at...

William Stuart Bonner

This is a photo of William Stuart Bonner. He was a son of Asa and Melvina Bonner of the Flanagan Hill Area.  He worked...

Turner’s Tidbits – August 12, 2015

This is a generic postcard made available to allow a location to have their name printed in the blank spot. These were often found...

Train Engines of the Preston Railroad

This photo is of the train engines of the Preston Railroad which ran from Crelin, MD to Leadmine, WV. The railroad came down Horseshoe Run...

Turner’s Tidbits for September 18, 2013

This photo is a street scene of Parsons possible 1963 or 1964.  On the right is B.F. Long & Co. Store, (?) Lambert's Stores,...

Turner’s Tidbits for December 23, 2013

This photo is of The Green Shutter Shop of Parsons, WV. The shop was operated by Rosie Glenn Lipscomb, local talented artist. Rosie lived...

Allegheny Heights Hospital and Sanitarium

This is a photo of the Allegheny Heights Hospital and Sanitarium in Davis. It states that the town elevation is 3300 feet; Davis was...

Turner’s Tidbits

 This is a post card sent in 1908 and the postage was one cent.Cards like this are interesting to me and it is fun...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a photo of Selena “Maxine” Wolford Harper.Maxine was the daughter of Hayes and Alma Huffman Wolford. Hayes was a grandson of Samuel...

July 15, 2015

This is a photo of Stephen Harvey Murphy and Thomas Bright. Harvey was married to Orpha Ann Bright. Orpha was a daughter of Thomas...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a picture of roses painted on a tile. On the lower left corner of the rose stem is RGL. These initials stand...
the children of Henry

The Children of Henry

  This photo is of Bonnie, Alan, Lewis and Violet (Sis) Smith from the Flanagan Hill Area. They are the children of Henry and Loutie...

Foxy Father, Peaches, and Little Rascal

This is the last of the CB Radio Cards for a while. This is the card traded by the Nester's-Jim, Nancy and JR. Handle...

The Cooper line

This is a photo of a group of women who are all related through the Cooper line. Left to Right-Margaret Cooper Fansler (was married...

Eugene Radcliff of Hendricks

This photo is of the home of Eugene Radcliff of Hendricks. It appears that The Merchant's Photographer of Hendricks took the picture and it...

August 15, 2013

This photo is of Carl's Hotel and Restaurant.  Carl E. Nestor was the owner and boasted: air conditioning, TV, Beauty Rest Mattresses, for sleeping...

Turner’s Tidbits

This is a second art work of Lolita Collett Hilliard. It is a credit to her that her art work can still be found....

Turner’s Tidbits For December 3, 2013

This photo is of Backbone Mountain on US 219 in WV.  It looks like a heavy snowfall that year.  The sign to the right...

Flood of July 17, 1907

This photo is of the Flood of July 17, 1907 on First Street in Parsons. The water can be seen running in small waves...