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Scenic Views and Cityscapes

Artwork of Wheeling, West Virginia: Cover

IMAGES FROM THE OCPL SPECIAL COLLECTIONS 

Selected images from the library's archival and special collections showing scenic views, cityscapes and historic landmarks of Wheeling and surrounding areas.

 

Harry Hamm Photos

Edgwood, 1914: view 1
Edgwood, 1914: view 2
Edgwood, 1914: view 3
Edgwood, 1958: view 1
Edgwood, 1958: view 2
Edgwood, 1958: view 3
Edgwood, 1958: view 4
1960s?: Steel Bridge, awaiting demolition
1970s?: Market Plaza

Wm. T. Nicoll Photos

1905: Market Street at 14th, Wheeling, West Virginia
Before 1914?: Bridgeport, O. and Wheeling Island

Robinson S. Parlin Photos

1922: View of Wheeling from Chapline Hill
1922: View of Wheeling from Hospital Hill?
1922: View of Wheeling from the Hill above Hospital
4-16-1922: Down River from Suspension Bridge
4-16-1922: Up River from Suspension Bridge: Island
4-16-1922: Up River from Suspension Bridge: Right Bank
5-21-1922: Peterson Bottom - Wheeling to Elm Grove
5-21-1922: Farm near Wheeling Creek - Elm Grove
5-21-1922: National Road - Elm Grove
5-21-1922: Wheeling Creek - near Elm Grove

James Trautwein Photos

1987: 1100 Block of Market Street
1987: 1100 Block of Market Street

Chas. E. Viets Photos

June 21, 1913: Semi-Centennial Arch

Wheeling Island Boat Club Photos

May 1931: Wheeling Island Boat Club
May 1931: Wheeling Island Boat Club
May 1931: Wheeling Island Boat Club Tennis Courts
May 1931: Wheeling Island Boat Club 'Tom Thumb (Miniature) Golf'
1931/1932?: High water at the Wheeling Island Boat Club

 
All images in this collection are from the Ohio County Public Library's Special Collections and Archives. The images 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.


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