Rural Valley Area Buildings and Scenes


Places From Past and Present

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First Lutheran (previously Grace Reformed) Church.

First Lutheran (previously Grace Reformed) Church.

Methodist Church.

Methodist Church.

Rural Valley (Shannock Valley, Hope, NuValley) Presbyterian Church.

Rural Valley (Shannock Valley, Hope, NuValley) Presbyterian Church.

Yatesboro Presbyterian Church.

Yatesboro Presbyterian Church.

St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church.

St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church.

Salem United Church of Christ (Salem Reformed Church, Hill's Church), Original Building.

Salem United Church of Christ (Salem Reformed Church, Hill's Church), Original Building.

Salem United Church of Christ (Salem Reformed Church, Hill's Church), 1922.

Salem United Church of Christ (Salem Reformed Church, Hill's Church), 1922.

Salem United Church of Christ (Salem Reformed Church, Hill's Church), 2001.

Salem United Church of Christ (Salem Reformed Church, Hill's Church), 2001.

 Unidentified Church - Possibly First Lutheran, then Grace Reformed.

Unidentified Church - Possibly First Lutheran, then Grace Reformed.

The church at Blanco.

The church at Blanco.

 North side, 800 block, Main Street.

North side, 800 block, Main Street.

 North side, 800 block, Main Street, 1910.

North side, 800 block, Main Street, 1910.

 Caylor's Store and Drug Store, Main Street, 1910.

Caylor's Store and Drug Store, Main Street, 1910.

East Main Street.

East Main Street.

 Memorial Day (?), 1902.

Memorial Day (?), 1902.

 Main Street, downtown.

Main Street, downtown.

 Main Street, downtown, 1912 (?).

Main Street, downtown, 1912 (?).

 Main Street, downtown.

Main Street, downtown.

 Main Street, downtown.

Main Street, downtown.

 Main Street, downtown.

Main Street, downtown.

 Main Street, downtown.

Main Street, downtown.

Main Street, downtown.

Main Street, downtown.

Crouch's Restaurant.

Crouch's Restaurant.

Rural Valley Post Office, 1908.

Rural Valley Post Office, 1908.

Kirkpatrick Hotel, 1856.

Kirkpatrick Hotel, 1856.

Kirkpatrick Hotel, 1959.

Kirkpatrick Hotel, 1959.

 St. James Hotel, 1905(?).

St. James Hotel, 1905(?).

Liberty Theatre.

Liberty Theatre.

Rearick's Garage, Main Street, 1927.

Rearick's Garage, Main Street, 1927.

Ambrose house, Washington Avenue, 1907.

Ambrose house, Washington Avenue, 1907.

Huber House, circa 1908.

Huber House, circa 1908.

J.C. Neal House.

J.C. Neal House.

Main Street homes, 1909.

Main Street homes, 1909.

The turn on Main Street.

The turn on Main Street.

Main Street homes, about 1939.

Main Street homes, about 1939.

 Main Street homes.

Main Street homes.

West Main Street.

West Main Street.

 Meadow behind Moore's house.

Meadow behind Moore's house.

Lauster's Mill.

Lauster's Mill.

 Valley Hotel, Yatesboro.

Valley Hotel, Yatesboro.

Associated Fabricators in Yatesboro.

Associated Fabricators in Yatesboro.

Community Picnic in the 1940s.

Community Picnic in the 1940s.

Sunset Grove Picture and History.

Sunset Grove Picture and History.

Pump Station near the Stone House.

Pump Station near the Stone House.

The Stone House on Rt. 85.

The Stone House on Rt. 85.

The Stone House on Rt. 85.

The Stone House on Rt. 85.

Train Wreck at Echo in the 1940s - Picture 2 of 2.

Train Wreck at Echo in the 1940s - Picture 2 of 2.

Train Wreck at Echo in the 1940s - Picture 1 of 2.

Train Wreck at Echo in the 1940s - Picture 1 of 2.

The Flood at Echo, 1936 - Picture 1 of 3.

The Flood at Echo, 1936 - Picture 1 of 3.

The Flood at Echo, 1936 - Picture 2 of 3.

The Flood at Echo, 1936 - Picture 2 of 3.

The Flood at Echo, 1936 - Picture 3 of 3.

The Flood at Echo, 1936 - Picture 3 of 3.

Plowing.

Plowing.

Harvesting, 1939, Addison Smeltzer Farm

Harvesting, 1939, Addison Smeltzer Farm

Schrecengost House in Sunnyside.

Schrecengost House in Sunnyside.

Peters Store at Blanco.

Peters Store at Blanco.

The Sturchell Store at Skunktown.

The Sturchell Store at Skunktown.

Lasher's Store at Skunktown.

Lasher's Store at Skunktown.

NuMine in the 1950s.

NuMine in the 1950s.

Peoples National Bank Construction.

Peoples National Bank Construction.

NuMine Company Store and Post Office

NuMine Company Store and Post Office

Opera House and Grange Hall

Opera House and Grange Hall

Boyer Float, Fourth of July, 1909.

Boyer Float, Fourth of July, 1909.

Boyer Market, 915 Main Street

Boyer Market, 915 Main Street

South Water Street - Sowers' Garage - Ammond's Tannery

South Water Street - Sowers' Garage - Ammond's Tannery

Three Early Hotels

Three Early Hotels

Kroh's Roundtop.

Kroh's Roundtop.

Street Scenes of Rural Valley.

Street Scenes of Rural Valley.

Palilla's Market, 1923.

Palilla's Market, 1923.

Floats, Route 85 Opening Parade, 1924.

Floats, Route 85 Opening Parade, 1924.

Newspaper (1914) and Telephone (1915) Offices.

Newspaper (1914) and Telephone (1915) Offices.

Last updated on May 28, 2020