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By Nancy Jane Copney

Preston County, a space nestled within the northern nook of West Virginia, is bounded at the north by
Pennsylvania and the Mason-Dixon line and at the east
by the nation of Maryland. This scenic Appalachian quarter is basically a farming group, notwithstanding mining, trees, activity, and tourism have additionally been important participants to the county’s financial system. The small but shiny African-American neighborhood of Preston County, whose tale is instructed the following via family members pictures, records, and thoughts, is an important a part of the county’s history. For generations, those households have labored at the land and within the mines; they've got raised their teenagers and outfitted their houses in Preston County. classic photos from as early because the 1860s look after the
African-American tale of the parents and
the mine employees and farmers who've performed and
continue to play a tremendous position within the heritage of this gorgeous a part of the world.

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By Nancy Jane Copney

Preston County, a space nestled within the northern nook of West Virginia, is bounded at the north by
Pennsylvania and the Mason-Dixon line and at the east
by the nation of Maryland. This scenic Appalachian quarter is basically a farming group, notwithstanding mining, trees, activity, and tourism have additionally been important participants to the county’s financial system. The small but shiny African-American neighborhood of Preston County, whose tale is instructed the following via family members pictures, records, and thoughts, is an important a part of the county’s history. For generations, those households have labored at the land and within the mines; they've got raised their teenagers and outfitted their houses in Preston County. classic photos from as early because the 1860s look after the
African-American tale of the parents and
the mine employees and farmers who've performed and
continue to play a tremendous position within the heritage of this gorgeous a part of the world.

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