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A Forest Fire Near Davis, W. Va.

IDNO:
050608
Title:
A Forest Fire Near Davis, W. Va.
Date:
Spring 1914
Description:
This image is part of the Thompson Family of Canaan Valley Collection. The Thompson family played a large role in the timber industry of Tucker County during the 1800s, and later prospered in the region as farmers, business owners, and prominent members of the Canaan Valley community. A forest fire near Davis, W. Va in the Spring of 1914.
Topical Subjects:
Forest fires--West Virginia--Davis., Counties--Tucker., Logging--West Virginia--Davis., Lumbering--West Virginia., Logging and Lumbering--Deforestation and Disasters.
Family Names:
Thompson family.
Geographic:
Davis (W. Va.), Canaan Valley (W. Va.), Tucker County (W. Va.)
Collection:
4151
Medium:
print


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