Wednesday, December 26, 2012

George Washington Martin Family

             Front row: Cleo, Lizzie, George, Corinne; Back row: Walter, Naomi, Ernest,
                 Ginny, Ansel (photo was taken sometime between 1958 and 1964)

George Washington Martin
Elizabeth Estelle King

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Oakland Mill

Newberry High School

The High School on Nance Street was built in 1926.

                                           Above and below: postcard postmarked 1945

Below: From the 1929 Newberry High School yearbook.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Speer Street School

              This had been the home of Y. J. Pope (Young John Pope) and was purchased in 1909 to become a school. It was initially referred to as the Pope School or the Pope Street School before being named the Speers Street School.