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Friday Night Foot-Tappin’…..

Tonight’s foot-tappin’ selections showcase a few artists that are keeping the roots of Bluegrass & early string music alive today. Enjoy…

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Yet Another…lost cemetery

Every once in a while we come across a cemetery with no known name or who was even laid to rest there. These cemeteries are the result of some of our earliest settlements and lack of materials to provide marked … Continue reading

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A Visit To Puffenbarger Cemetery

Although this cemetery has no family ties to me that I know of, I still figured I would share a few photos from this trip. The location would be much easier to share via GPS coordinates rather than directons so … Continue reading

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Religion In The Mountains….Part 3

The third installment of my running series on religion in the Blue Ridge will simply be a photo. The photo shows how tight-knit these mountain communities were. Can you imagine this many folks gathering together in this day & age … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Sweethearts…

Today got me thinking about all of the “couples” photos we see while thumbing through old memories. Here’s a few for your viewing pleasure…

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Beginning The Project…

For quite some time I’ve wanted to begin a project that would tell the true story of the mountain residents from the areas in and around Rockingham & Page County VA. If you, or anyone you know would like to … Continue reading

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Working For The Railroad….

My grandfather, Seibert Lam died years before I was born so I never had the opportunity to know him. As time goes by I’m slowly learning more and more about him and his life on this Earth. His occupation for … Continue reading

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