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Thomas M. Darrah Photo Album

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▼ THE DARRAH PHOTO ALBUM

Thomas M. Darrah PhotoThe Thomas Darrah photo album contains photographs of Ohio County, WV, Belmont County, OH, and the South Branch of the Potomac River in WV. The pages of the album are badly warped, and as such, scans of the photographs appear blurry in areas. 
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Year:
Photo Description:
01
1885
View from Old Stone Bridge over Wheeling Creek
02
18??
View at Mouth Run leading from Little McMahon's creek to St. Clairsville
03
1888
View at Burnt Bridge on Potomac River, Hampshire County, West Va.
04
1888
View from Hanging Rock on Potomac River, Hampshire County, West Va.
05
1888
View from the town of Moorefield, Hardy County West Va.
06
1888
View of Old Family Residence, where T. M. Darrah was born.
07
1888
View of Room of T. M. Darrah's in the old Bailey Block.
08
1888
View of Submerged Passenger train on the St. Clairsville
09
1888
View of old Court House, South West Corner of Chapline and Twelfth Street.
10
1888
View of Reynolds Gap, on road from Romney to Moorefield, Hardy County, West Va.
11
1888
View of City and County Buildings on Chapline and Sixteenth Streets.
12
1888
View of Hanging Rock at Isaac Parsons, Hampshire County, West Va.
13
1888
Room of T.M. Darrah in the old Bailey Building, corner of Alley 9 and Market Street.
14
1888
View in the Trough (Saltpeter Rock), South Branch Potomac River, Hardy County, West Va.
15
1888
View from Hanging Rock looking up South Branch of Potomac River, Hampshire County, West Va.
16
1888
View at upper end of Petersburg Gap, South Branch of Potomac River, Grant County, West Va.
17
1888
View in Petersburg Gap, South Branch of Potomac River, Grant County, West Va.
18
1885
View from Thompson's Hill looking towards Leatherwood. Ohio County, West Va.
19
1888
View at Mechanicsburg Gap, and on Mill Creek, Hampshire County, West Va.
20
1888
Gambrinus Club in Camp on Millers Island, Marshall County, West Va.
21
1885
Gambrinus Club on their way to the fishing grounds in downey's bend, Big Wheeling Creek, Marshall County, West Va.
22
1885
The Gambrinus Club in Camp on Miller's Island on July Fourth 1885, four miles from Elm Grove, Big Wheeling Creek, Marshall County, West Va.
23
1885
View of Stone Bridge on National Road, at foot of big hill. Six miles from Bridgeport, Ohio.
24
1888
View of Echol's old Mill on Little McMahon's Creek, nine miles from Bellaire, Ohio.
25
1885
View on Big Wheeling Creek, looking up Creek towards Elm Grove, Ohio County, West Va.
26
1890
View of home where T.M. Darrah was born, three miles south of St. Clairsville, Belmont County, Ohio.
27
1885
View of Oglesbay's Mill, formerly Patterson's. Five miles from Bridgeport, Belmont County, Ohio.
28
1888
View from hill east of Scotch Ridge Cemetery, looking towards Mt. Pleasant, Ohio.
29
1890
View of old home, where T.M. Darrah was born. Three miles south of St. Clairsville, Belmont County, Ohio.
30
1888
View of Clay Monument at Elm Grove, Ohio County, West Va.
31
1885
View looking up big Wheeling Creek, showing the residence of Sam Patterson's near Elm Grove.
32
1885
View of Kinsey's Old Mill, six miles from Bridgeport, Ohio, in view of the National Pike, view taken of Stone Bridge.
33
1890
View looking up Big Wheeling Creek, showing the Clay Monument to the left and residence of Sam Patterson.
34
1893
View looking up Big Wheeling Creek, showing the B & Ohio R. Rd. bridge at Elm Grove.
35
1890
Fishing in Downey's Bend, Big Wheeling Creek, Marshall County, West Va.
36
1890
View looking up Big Wheeling Creek, near Elm Grove, Ohio County, West Va.
37
1893
Cattle of Judge T.J. Hugus at rest in a hot summer day, on Big Wheeling Creek, Ohio County, West Va.
38
1890
Fishing in Downey's Bend, Big Wheeling Creek, Marshall County, West Va.
39
1887
Image of G.A.R. Society of the Army of West Virginia 11th Annual Re-Union on Market Street, Wheeling, WV, August 26th, 1887.

The pages of the album are badly warped. They have been scanned to preserve as much of the artistic quality and style of the original. If you would like a high resolution copy of a photo from this collection, please make a request through the OCPL contact form.

The album is part of the OCPL's Special Collections and Archives and available for viewing by appointment only. 

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