The rich heritage of southern West Virginia is celebrated through the winning photographs in the 2016 Hidden History Photo Contest exhibit. These history-based photographs taken by West Virginia photographers are currently on display at the Bramwell Train Depot in Bramwell. First displayed at Tamarack in October as part of the annual Hidden History Weekend event, this traveling exhibit will rotate through several area visitor centers. Let these photos inspire you to explore area history.
This exhibit can also be viewed online at www.nps.gov/neri/planyourvisit/hidden-history-photo-contest.htm. Here are the winter exhibit dates for this photo series:
Find out more about heritage sites in this area, visit www.nps.gov/neri or www.coalheritage.org. You can also find updates on the New River Gorge National River’s Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/newrivergorgenps or follow us on Twitter at https://Twitter.com/NewRiverNPS.
Photo caption: Hauling the Coal © Patrick Hutchinson. 2016 Hidden History Photo Contest Best in Show – adult (Creative Interpretation – color ).
Explore the New River Gorge like never before with our digital travel guide. Discover the best things to see and do in the area to make your next trip to the Gorge unforgettable.VIEW OUR GUIDE