Rosie the Riveter



Here are some stories relating to McDowell County subjects contributed by researchers like you. They are wide-ranging in scope, and give glimpses into the lives and times of our McDowell County people and places.


50th Wedding Anniversary - submitted by James Easterling

A Day in a Coal Camp - submitted by Buddy French

Evelyn Stanley - a tribute by Christine Stanley Hayes

Gary Hollow Memories - submitted by Buddy French

Good Times - submitted by Buddy French

Good Times Re-visited - submitted by Buddy French

Junior Stanley - a McDowell County Veteran by Christine Hayes

Letters from Vietnam: Remembering a Roderfield Soldier - submitted by Cathy Patton

Martin Cemetery Mystery - by Mose Kelley

Mountain Woman - by Howard Hull

My Childhood Memories of the 1929 Depression - by Harless Edgar Warf

My First Night in the Mines - Submitted by Buddy French

Rosie the Riveter - by Christine Hayes

The Mules of August - by Harless Edgar Warf

The Poker Game - by Harless Edgar Warf

Trinnie Ward - by Christine Hayes

The Answer Machine - by Patsy P Whitaker

The Stranger at the Foot of the Mountain - by Phylenia Snow French

The Visit - by Howard Hull



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Last Updated: 2/16/13