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A visual history of Roanoke and the New River Valley: 1900-1925

A visual history of Roanoke and the New River Valley: 1900-1925

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The pickle riots, Roanoke Cotton Mill, and the introduction of automobiles are among many of the things that ruled the streets of Roanoke and the New River Valley from 1900-1925.

Photos are courtesy of The Roanoke Times archives, Special Collections, Virginia Tech; imagebase.lib.vt.edu, Norfolk Southern Corporation, Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce, Library of Congress, The Henry Ford Museum, Virginia Military Institute, Western Virginia Water Authority, Haven Howe courtesy of Claytor Lake State Park.

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