Here you will find photos circa 1907,  many with the corresponding photo of how that area looks today.  Some of  these properties no longer have the address they had in 1907 of course,  and so an educated guess as to the exact location has been made by taking into account the current city block numbers.  

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Elk River 1907
Elk River 1907

Other Photos from the 1900s

Nally's Bar

Beller's & Nally's Saloons


Charleston General Hospital

Photos from 1911

Kanawha at Capitol

Kanawha River Boat

 Great Riverbank Scene

Bowen Tavern

The Bowen Tavern 
Kanawha River Locks

Kanawha River Locks
Big Chimney

Big Chimney

Baird Hardware

Baird Hardware
Joe Cook

A few old Steamboats
Lewis Hubbard

Lewis Hubbard & Co


Ruffner Cemetery Playground

 Nuttallburg WV

Nuttallburg  WV Coal Camp
Charleston WV map

City Map from the 1900s
Western Union

Western Union
Elizabeth Memorial Church
Elizabeth Memorial Church
A Funny Story

C&O Depot
The C&O Depot
Collapse of the Elk River Bridge in Charleston
Elk River Bridge Collapse
Central ME Church
Central ME Church
Derricks Creek
Derricks Creek Photo

Bauer Meat Market
Brick Street

Who REALLY designed
the first brick street??

Charleston first Dept Store
Charlestons very first Department Store

The 1st Mercer School
McKinley Adena Mound Mordecai Levi
Ruffner Map
The Mound in South Charleston
The Amazing Levi's

Kanawha Brewing Co Villa Mine Fire Iron Ore WV Mywvhome.com
The Kanawha Brewing Co. The Villa Mine Fire
Iron Ore at Davis Creek, Ferry Branch & Magazine Hollow
The Capital Annex - Kanawha County Library

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