Photo of the Month Archive

Frisco Coaling Tower

Frisco Railroad coaling tower at Fayette Junction, a switchyard that was located near the present-day intersection of Cato Springs Road and Vale Avenue in south Fayetteville, early 1900s. Virginia Threet Collection (S-88-156-11) Coaling towers were a necessary fixture...

Dinner with the Ladies

A bountiful table was set for an elegant dinner at the W. H. Cecil home in Boone County, circa 1905. Boone County Library/Mrs. Frank Cecil Collection. (S-87-127-25)

Highway 12 Bridge

Bobby Smitherman (from left), with Debbie, Greg, and Mike Mohney, take a look at the new Highway 12 bridge spanning the White River valley east of Rogers, soon to be Beaver Lake, circa 1964. Bettye Mohney Collection (S-86-124-38-24)