20s & 30s Photos

These photos are mostly from the 20s. 
The era's represented here may also include other era's.  

State Capitol Fire
The Lot - Kan Valley Bank
Charleston WV
                    
Wertz Ave
                     
State Capitol Fire The Lot - Kan Valley Bank Broad Street at Lee
Piedmont at Wertz Ave





5 CornersLee & Summers StSummers St 1928Quarrier Street 30s
5 CornersLee & SummersSummers St 1927Quarrier Street 30s




Central Ave.  West Side The Lee St Triangle

1920s River Bank Scene

Diamond Dept Store
 Central Ave.  West Side The Lee St Triangle 1920s River Bank SceneThe Diamond Windows ... 1927




 Delivering the Daily Mail

The C&O Car Bridge

Boggs Pharmacy Bus Depot on Virginia St
Delivering the Daily Mail The C&O Car Bridge Boggs DrugstoreBus Depot on Virginia St




Forks Of Coal

Ward Boiler

K & M and the Silver BridgePoint Pleasant's Mysterious and Magnificent Building
Forks Of Coal Bridges Ward Boiler K & M and the Silver BridgePoint Pleasant's Mysterious and Magnificent Building




Mary St & Bigley Ave

Wertz Field Laidley FieldKanawha City High School
Mary St & Bigley Ave Wertz Field Laidley Field  Bleacher FailKanawha City High School




Mace Grocery, Cora St

Capitol Street Charleston WV

Charleston Auto Dealers in 1925Billy
Mace Grocery, Cora St Capitol Street Parade City Auto Dealers from 1925
The Billy Sunday Tabernacle




Litter Piston Blaine Island McJunkinHenry Eary
The Litter Piston Company Blaine Island The McJunkin Corp.The Henry Eary Photos




Charleston StreetcarsDonnally CemeteryElk RefineryCoyles
Charleston Streetcars & BusesDonnally Cemetery,  Kanawha CityElk Refinery at Falling RockCoyle & Richardsons




WilsonMock OrangeDeputy MurderCabin Creek
Frank Wilson StoreThe Mock Orange Water Co
at the top of Park Ave
The Murder of Deputy ShamblinShootout on Cabin Creek




Cabin CreekHumphreysPine Manor ClubKanawha City airfield
Pure Oil on Cabin CreekCol Humphreys: Sissonville BoyThe Pine Manor ClubKanawha City Air Field




KrogerBarton StoreCharleston MillingLibbey Owens Ford
Area Kroger HistoryBarton Store in South HillsCharleston MillingLibbey Owens Ford




AirmailHoward ThurstonUnion MissionRoma
Airmail The worlds Great Magician's
Downfall In Charleston
The Union MissionThe Roma Hotel Bomb




Brown Estate

Esso


Sheltering Arms Hospital
Whitesville
The Brown Estate The Local Esso Ads Sheltering Arms Hospital The Whitesville Bridge Disaster




Webster Springs HotelHoover
Becker-Trojan Steel
Holley Hotel
The Webster Springs Hotel A photo you wont forget
Becker-Trojan Steel
The Holley Hotel




Dr Jim Blossom Dairy
Spring Street Bridge
Circus
The Amazing Dr. Jim Blossom & Valley Bell Diners
The Spring St Bridge
Old Circus Showgrounds



Broad Street House

Two Women Doctors and the Broad Street House






Golf
Did you know that Miniature golf was poplar in Charleston in 1930?






Bird Haven

Bird Haven.  A man who helped save the Bald Eagle.









Elk City Flash










Hermit

John Brown, the Elk River Hermit





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