Browse Items (19 total)

  • Collection: Farthing-Glenn Collection

Mar-Mas-1-019-a.jpg
Similar to Mar-Mas-1-017, this larger print shows debris from the 1940 Flood clogging Dutch Creek near the intersection of Broadstone Rd. and Rt. 194 in Valle Crucis, NC. The building at right is the old Valle Crucis School, which was moved several…

Mar-Mas-1-018.jpg
Portrait of Marshall "Pappy" Greer, who died in 1927 at the age of 86. Scan is from a modern reproduction of the original image.

Mar-Mas-1-017.jpg
Images shows debris from the 1940 Flood clogging Dutch Creek near the intersection of Broadstone Rd. and Rt. 194 in Valle Crucis, NC. The building at right is the old Valle Crucis School, which was moved several years ago to the Mast General Store…

Mar-Mas-1-016.jpg
Portrait of L-R: Delia, Ben, Gladys, William Judson, Stella, Aubyn, and George Farthing. Scan is from modern reproduction of original image. List on front of photo confirms names as listed.

Mar-Mas-1-015-a.jpg
Portrait of L-R: Gladys, Aubyn, Ben, Delia, Elsie, and Stella Farthing. Scan is from modern reproduction of original image. Listing on back confirms names as listed.

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Portrait of Ben Farthing as a child with his family. Scan is from modern reproduction of original print. Note on rear in Baxter Farthing's hand reads: About 1893. Ben Farthing on left. Aunt Stella in middle. Uncle Aubyn on Grandma's lap. Probably…

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Portrait of Thomas Brown "Bull" Farthing with his wife and children. William Judson Farthing, born 1867, is at far right. According to Mary Farthing Mast, "Bull" Farthing rode with JEB Stuart's cavalry, prompting the latter to remark, "If I had a…

Mar-Mas-1-012.jpg
Image shows various grandchildren of Richard Farthing posing with him in 1928, presumably at his farm. Back Row, L-R: Frances, Dixie, Lucy, Laura, Benjy, Barton, Loy, Ray, Raymond. Front Row, L-R: Vann, Madeline, Richard Farthing, Louis, Glenn, Dick,…

Mar-Mas-1-011.jpg
Image shows destruction in Valle Crucis, NC, from the August 1940 flood that decimated Watauga County. Mary Farthing (Mast) stands at the left side of the image. The store owned by her father, today known as the Mast General Store Annex, is off…

Mar-Mas-1-010-a.jpg
Portrait of L-R: Raymond Farthing, Roy Farthing, and Toonce Bentley, with Grandma Farthing standing behind them. Image is on the porch of Grandpa Farthing's farm. The dog is unidentified. Scan is from modern print of original image. Text on the back…