Smyth County, Virginia Selected Photographs


Smyth County, Virginia Lifetime Collection is a compilation of materials related to Smyth County, Virginia. Subject areas include religion, mills and industry, folklife, agriculture, architecture, education, and community events.

Anne Litchfield as a Baby
Mrs. Mary Stuart Carter Tyler-Jennings Seated in Rocker
Wall Decorated with Photographs in Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House)
View of Dining Room with Log Wall and Rock Wall in Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House)
Rock Arch Leading to Bedroom View in Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House)
Bedroom with Rock Fireplace in Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House)
Mounted Big Horn Sheep, Trophy on Rock Fireplace in Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House)
Room in Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House) with Bearskin Rug on Floor and Chair and Bed? In Background
Room in Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House) with Rock Fireplace, Decorated with Bearskin Rug, Mounted Big Horn Sheep Trophy, and Handicrafts
Outside View of Ripshin Showing Log and Rock Portions of House (Sherwood Anderson House)
Close-Range Outside View of Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House)
Outside View of Ripshin (Sherwood Anderson House)
Wreck near Glade Springs, July 3, 1916, photo 4

Handwritten: Auto. Wrecked by No. 42 July 3.-16, 4 killed (Photo by C. L. Totten)
Wreck near Glade Springs, July 3, 1916, photo 3

Handwritten: Auto. Wrecked by No. 42 July 3.-16, 4 killed (Photo by C. L. Totten)
Wreck near Glade Springs, July 3, 1916, photo 2

Handwritten: Auto wrecked by No. 42, July 3, 1916, 4 killed (Photo by C.L. Totten)
Wreck near Glade Springs, July 3, 1916, photo 1

Handwritten, Auto wrecked by No. 42, July 3, 1916, 4 killed (Photo by C.L. Totten) - No 1 of 2 (Original)
Large Group of People in Wooded Setting - Picnic, Reunion, Church Event
Portrait of Family-Man, Woman, Girl and Boy
Portrait of Young Girl (Faris. Marion, Va.)
Portrait of Mrs. Henry Carter Stuart (nee Margaret Bruce Carter)
Portrait of Mrs. Henry Carter Stuart (nee Margaret Bruce Carter) - Additional genealogy information written on reverse by Elizabeth Tyler Copenhaver 12-20-1979 (J. H. Faber, Norfolk, Va.)
Large Two-Story Frame House - Handwritten: "Bel Alto" Seven Mile Ford, Va.
Portrait of Mrs. Henry Carter Stuart nee Margaret Bruce Carter
Picture of Gilded Statue on Wooden Bench Inscribed Long Life

Handwritten: From Frederick C. Jennings, Plainfield, N.J.
Portrait of Young Woman (Walter Noel, Wytheville, Va.)
Two Men, Four Women and Boy Standing in Front of Greenery and Porch
Portrait of Mrs. Mary Stuart Tyler (Davis, 827 Broad St., Richmond, Va.)
Portrait of  Ellen Douglas Stuart
Elderly Man (Frederick Charles Jennings) and Woman (Mary Stuart Carter Tyler-Jennings) Standing in Front of House
Man and Woman with Young Man and Young Woman

Handwritten: Carter & Virginia, his son & daughter-Carter & Sara Ann
Portrait of Two Men with Elderly Man - Handwritten: Stella Copenhaver's uncle once owned the Lovelace Place. Henderson and his two sons, from Mattie Hart sale 10-6-1979 (A.P. Snider, Marion, Va.)
H. B. Staley
Women and Children Standing in Front of House [Kenova, W.Va.]

Handwritten: This is the picture of my home at Bristol Virginia, W. J. Callaham
Portrait of Judge John H. Fulton (Jennings, Wytheville, Va.)

Handwritten: Wythe & Smythe Co. Father was Whig Congressman from Smyth Co.
Mary Lou Flynn at Age 16 Standing in Front of Brick Building - Picture Postcard
Phil Parnell Standing with Two Light-Colored Horses
Wooden Rocker  Made by W.J. Williams
Charlie Pickle and Sarah Pickle - Handwritten:  Walkers Creek
W.B. Sprinkle, Woman and Three Children  with  - Picture Postcard - Handwritten: Maggie, Mammie and Reuben
Boy in Casket Placed Next to Building - Handwritten: Preston Williams 1908
Troy West as Older Man - Picture Postcard - Handwritten: Grandpa Troy West, lived on Bedstone near wolfe
Boy Standing with Two Yoked Horses - Handwritten: Harry Jr ab 1923
Portrait of Bearded Lady - Miss Annie Jones New York
River with Railroad Grade and Railroad Cars - Handwritten: Saltville, Va. 1912
Lumber Mill on River - Picture Postcard
Lumber Mill with Railroad Tracks Coming In
Mill Buildings - Handwritten: Saltville, Va. 1912
Long-Range View of Mill
Young Child in Baby Carriage - Hand inscribed: Saltville, Va, 1912
Locomotive No. 1016 with Engineer