Lumber R.R., Blackwater Falls, Tucker County, W. Va.

Identifier:
050634
Collection Number:
4151
Title:
Lumber R.R., Blackwater Falls, Tucker County, W. Va.
Date:
ca. 1880-1930
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.View of Lumber Railroad near Blackwater Falls covered in snow.
Subjects:
Lumber trade--West Virginia--Davis., Railroad tracks--West Virginia--Tucker County., Snow--West Virginia--Davis., Logging and Lumbering--Scenes and Views., Logging--West Virginia--Davis.
Family Names:
Thompson family.
Geographic:
Canaan Valley (W. Va.), Davis (W. Va.), Tucker County (W. Va.), Blackwater Falls State Park (W. Va.)
Acquisition Source:
Fletcher, Sarah T.
Acquisition Method:
Gift
Medium:
print
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView