Aerial View of Webster Springs, Webster County, W. Va.
'Webster Springs, the county seat of Webster County, was formerly a thriving health resort well known for its mineral waters. Point Mountain, one of the most scenic ranges in the Alleghanies, rise here at the junction of the Elk River and the Back Fork of the Elk. Bureau of Agricultural Economics Photographs Division Negative Number 18485.'
Visitors at Webster Springs, Barbour County, W. Va.
"Picture copied from tintype. This picture was taken at Webster Springs during the summer of 1883. The three in the front row are Davy Byers and wife and Frank L. Johnson. Isaac V. Johnson and wife and J.M. Woodford are in second row. I do not know the lady on father's right and in rear of mother. I do not know the two ladies and gentleman in rear. Who knows the ones not known to me?" L. Johnson "The lady on father's right is Miss Albina Morrall, daughter of L.D. Morrall, of this place. The lady in the rear of mother is Miss Anna Manley, probably from Marion County. The one to the left of J.M. Woodford is his wife, and the two back of Mrs. Woodford are William Robinson and his daughter, Miss Mollie. William or "Uncle Billy" as we all knew him, was the father of Judge Ira E. Robinson, now on the radio board of the nation." A.S. Poling