GARDEN  HIGH  SCHOOL (1937 TO 2001)

The 6th Annual Garden Day Celebration

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 Click to Enlarge CD Image: Garden High School Memories

The above CD is a large file.  If any Alumni desires a copy, send your request and email to billcoxton@gmail.com and I will forward you a copy via your email.


 Garden High School History Related Data (1937- 1967)

Documented in 2005.
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Garden Sports History
by Coach P. L. Williams
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"Pvt. Paul H. Short"  (Paul Short - graduates of Garden High School during the early 40's)
Published in Va. Mountaineer during WWII.
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1938 - Red Jacket Mine Explosion
Va. Mountaineer, Thursday, April 28, 1938
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Program
for Appalachian College of Pharmacy Grand Opening
24 Feb 2006 at Garden Campus
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Buchanan County Coalfields

Some Histroy Related to Red Jacket Coal Camp
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History of Keen Mountain, Virginia  (file must be downloaded)

by Russell D. Johnson'64
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Thomas Colley's Page 

1942-2009, GHS Class of '59

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Obra R. Simpson's Page

1907-2002, GHS Faculty

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Grace N. Wooldridge's Page

1909-2009, GHS Faculty

Click each Photo Below for Enlargement


Wigwam - 1937


Picture of Hanger School



Picture of Mt Heron - 1938



Red Jacket Camp in 40s

 



Keen Mt. Methodist Church in 40s

 

 

       

Contrary ES

Keen Mt ES


Wigwam - 1937


GHS Class of 1937

Indian Gap ES
         


Page Night Shift

Pictures of the 1940 Night Shift at Page Pocahontas Company, Page, VA

Click to Enlarge.


Page Night Shift



Students at Indian Gap ES

 


Red Jacket Coal Camp 1940s


Beatrice Poca Coal Co.


Island Creek Coal Tipple in 50s

 

Page Pocahontas Coal Co.
1937
Page Pocahontas Coal Co.
Tipple - 1930's
Panther Coal Co.
Oakwood, Va
   
         

Keen Mountain, Va

Oakwood Commissary

1950s
Could this be Vansant Drive-In?

Movies at Vansant Drive-In

GHS Class of '54 as 7th Graders
     
 
 

 

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New Page Co. Store
 



Cook Elementary School
(back)


Cook Elementary School
(front)



Page Coal Camp houses

 


Old Page Co. Store
(Served as the Methodist Church during WWII)



 


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