" Out-Of-The-Attic "
OF SOUTHERN WV C0AL FIELDS
Sagamore pioneer residents Robert H. Hanson and his wife to be, Mary Scanland in a 1917 photograph beside the Sagamore store. This was a year before they were married. The 1920 census shows their residence in the West Virginia's Rock District, Thornhill Precinct. Mr. Hanson worked at the Sagamore store. He later became manager of the Rocklick and Concho stores, a job he held for 14 years. Another view of the Sagamore store is shown below.
(Photograph furnished by : William Hanson )
( Material from the Va Tech Image library )
SAGAMORE BOARDING HOUSE
SOUTHERN WV COAL TOWN INDEX
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