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Amma Methodist Church Closes

Amma Methodist Church ClosesPopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Places    2007/9/9 1:03
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An in-depth look at the peculiar circumstances surrounding the sudden closing of a Roane County Landmark.

Amma School 1903

Amma School 1903Popular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Schools    2007/8/26 20:19
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This picture of a group from Amma school was taken in 1903 and appeared in The Times Record, courtesy of Elsie Looney.
1st Row - L to R - Molta Carper, Elton Engle, Leslie Ashley, Bessie Nester, Ina Ashley, Maudie Drennen, Pearl Drennen, Clarence Cook, Clarence Drennen, Kenna Nida, and Herbie Nester.
2nd Row - Elsie Geary Carper, Harry Geary, Howard Ashley, Florida Ashley, (unknown who stayed with Wash Pettit), Keith Geary, Clara Carper, Creed Drennen, Harry Ashley, Anna Nida, and Minnie Abbott.
3rd Row - Florence Engle, Lucy Ashley, Aunt Wren Engle, Myrtle Boggs, (teacher), Maude Engle, Mahalia Engle, and Amma Engle.
4th Row - Pat Engle, George Ashley, Joe Pettit, Waitman Ashley, Ben Ashley, Charlie Pettit, and Clyde Geary.
(I believe that one person was omitted from the third row identification in this old photo.)

Submitted by Jack Nida

Anne & Darwin Looney

Anne & Darwin LooneyPopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Veterans    2007/11/25 17:20
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Lawrence Darwin Looney b.08 Nov 1913, Newton, WV
d.15 Sep 1983, Akron, OH
Son of Henry C. and Clara (Hoff) Looney

Cake of Thanks

Cake of ThanksPopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Nida Family Photos    2014/7/12 18:01
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This cake was presented to me at a family reunion in Barboursville, WV in 1999 as a token of thanks for writing the book, The Family von Nida.

Carper Family

Carper FamilyPopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category People    2007/8/26 20:13
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A Family of Carpers taken at Nelson Carper's home at Amma. Date of picture is uncertain but it was prior to 1936 when Mac was killed in an auto accident in Elk River at Clendenin.

Submitted by Jack Nida

Entrance to the von Nida Winery

Entrance to the von Nida WineryPopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Nida Family Photos    2014/7/12 18:00
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This doorway leads to the von Nida Winery which closed in 1990 after being in operation for over 250 years.

IMAGES OF ROANE COUNTY - now available

IMAGES OF ROANE COUNTY - now availablePopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Nida Family Photos    2014/7/12 17:58
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This is one of over 3,000 titles in the Images of America series of books. It contains 204 pictures and 128 pages of information regarding the early settlement of the area. Signed copies of this book are available from the author at rjnida@bellsouth.net

Jack and his dobro 6/11/2005

Jack and his dobro 6/11/2005Popular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Nida Family Photos    2014/7/12 18:04
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I was a member of the Traditional Country Band for 10 years before retiring from the music stage in 2009 at 78 years old. We continue to jam once or twice a week with friends near Charleston, WV

Jack Nida

Jack NidaPopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Veterans    2007/11/25 17:02
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Born 02 Dec 1930 at Amma, Roane Co., WV
Currently living at this location.
USAF 1951-1954 Supply Sgt.

Jean & Jack Nida

Jean & Jack NidaPopular
Posted by: rjnida   (See more photos from rjnida)   Category Nida Family Photos    2014/7/12 18:11
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Our 41st Anniversary - 2000

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