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Image of Elkin Flood - Elkin flood of 1916.  A flooded Southern freight car is in the foreground, and a flooded brick building is in the background.  It is a copy from the North Carolina Collection at the UNC Library in Chapel Hill.

Elkin Flood - Elkin flood of 1916. A flooded Southern freight car is in the foreground, and a flooded brick building is in the background. It is a copy from the North Carolina Collection at the UNC Library in Chapel Hill.

Elkin flood of 1916. A flooded Southern freight car is in the foreground, and a flooded brick building is in the background. It is a copy from the North Carolina Collection at the UNC Library in Chapel Hill.

Image of Ray House - Charles Wesley Ray House, built around 1893 in the Poplar Springs vicinity of Elkin Township.

Ray House - Charles Wesley Ray House, built around 1893 in the Poplar Springs vicinity of Elkin Township.

Charles Wesley Ray House, built around 1893 in the Poplar Springs vicinity of Elkin Township.

Image of Gwyn School/Elkin Chapel/Elkin Museum - (Former) Gwyn School-Elkin Chapel.  It was built ca. 1850 by Elkin's founding father, Richard Gwyn, for use as both a chapel and a school.  Today it is operated as the town museum by the Jonathan Hunt Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.  It has been moved from its original site to the parking lot of the Foothills Arts Council.

Gwyn School/Elkin Chapel/Elkin Museum - (Former) Gwyn School-Elkin Chapel. It was built ca. 1850 by Elkin's founding father, Richard Gwyn, for use as both a chapel and a school. Today it is operated as the town museum by the Jonathan Hunt Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. It has been moved from its original site to the parking lot of the Foothills Arts Council.

(Former) Gwyn School-Elkin Chapel. It was built ca. 1850 by Elkin's founding father, Richard Gwyn, for use as both a chapel and a school. Today it is operated as the town museum by the Jonathan Hunt Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. It has been moved from its original site to the parking lot of the Foothills Arts Council.

Image of Gwyn-Foard House - Porches on the Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Court, Elkin.  For additional information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93.  State Record 574.

Gwyn-Foard House - Porches on the Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Court, Elkin. For additional information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574.

Porches on the Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Court, Elkin. For additional information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574.

Image of Gwyn-Foard House - Gwyn-Foard House, located at 115 Circle Court, Elkin.  For additional information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93.  State Record 574

Gwyn-Foard House - Gwyn-Foard House, located at 115 Circle Court, Elkin. For additional information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574

Gwyn-Foard House, located at 115 Circle Court, Elkin. For additional information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574

Image of Indian Mortar & Pestle - Indian mortar and pestle for grinding meal and herbs.  It was located at "Cedar Point," the Richard Gwyn House at 350 West Main Street in Elkin.

Indian Mortar & Pestle - Indian mortar and pestle for grinding meal and herbs. It was located at "Cedar Point," the Richard Gwyn House at 350 West Main Street in Elkin.

Indian mortar and pestle for grinding meal and herbs. It was located at "Cedar Point," the Richard Gwyn House at 350 West Main Street in Elkin.

Image of Cedar Point - Front porch of the Richard Gwyn House, "Cedar Point," located at 350 W. Main St. in Elkin.  For more information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 99.  State Record 593.

Cedar Point - Front porch of the Richard Gwyn House, "Cedar Point," located at 350 W. Main St. in Elkin. For more information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 99. State Record 593.

Front porch of the Richard Gwyn House, "Cedar Point," located at 350 W. Main St. in Elkin. For more information, refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, page 99. State Record 593.

Image of Gwyn House ,Cedar Point" - Richard Gwyn House,"Cedar Point"
Elkin , NC
ca.1840 
350 W.Main Street
For more infomation refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, Pg 99 (SR 593)

Gwyn House ,Cedar Point" - Richard Gwyn House,"Cedar Point" Elkin , NC ca.1840 350 W.Main Street For more infomation refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, Pg 99 (SR 593)

Richard Gwyn House,"Cedar Point" Elkin , NC ca.1840 350 W.Main Street For more infomation refer to SIMPLE TREASURES, Pg 99 (SR 593)

Image of Gwyn House - Richard Gwyn  House, Elkin. For detailed information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, Pg.99 (SR 593)

Gwyn House - Richard Gwyn House, Elkin. For detailed information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, Pg.99 (SR 593)

Richard Gwyn House, Elkin. For detailed information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, Pg.99 (SR 593)

Image of Mill Site, Elkin - Site of the first mill in Elkin, torn down to make way for a public library

Mill Site, Elkin - Site of the first mill in Elkin, torn down to make way for a public library

Site of the first mill in Elkin, torn down to make way for a public library

Image of Railroad Ticket Office, Elkin - Small building on West Main Street in Elkin.  Built ca. 1870, it has served as the office of the Elkin Manufacturing Company, Elkin and Alleghany Railroad Ticket Office, and Elkin's first library.  See SIMPLE TREASURES p. 98 and State Record 591.

Railroad Ticket Office, Elkin - Small building on West Main Street in Elkin. Built ca. 1870, it has served as the office of the Elkin Manufacturing Company, Elkin and Alleghany Railroad Ticket Office, and Elkin's first library. See SIMPLE TREASURES p. 98 and State Record 591.

Small building on West Main Street in Elkin. Built ca. 1870, it has served as the office of the Elkin Manufacturing Company, Elkin and Alleghany Railroad Ticket Office, and Elkin's first library. See SIMPLE TREASURES p. 98 and State Record 591.

Image of Old Hugh Chatham Hospital - Old Hugh Chatham Hospital, Elkin, now used as senior apartments.

Old Hugh Chatham Hospital - Old Hugh Chatham Hospital, Elkin, now used as senior apartments.

Old Hugh Chatham Hospital, Elkin, now used as senior apartments.

Image of Atkinson House - Historic house of S. Jasper Atkinson  Elkin.

Atkinson House - Historic house of S. Jasper Atkinson Elkin.

Historic house of S. Jasper Atkinson Elkin.

Image of Galloway Memorial Episcopal Church - Galloway Memorial Episcopal Church interior/Elkin, North Carolina

Galloway Memorial Episcopal Church - Galloway Memorial Episcopal Church interior/Elkin, North Carolina

Galloway Memorial Episcopal Church interior/Elkin, North Carolina

Image of Alexander Smith House - Historic house of Alexander M. Smith, Elkin, North Carolina. There are two pictures, one of the
interior stair case and one of the front porch.

Alexander Smith House - Historic house of Alexander M. Smith, Elkin, North Carolina. There are two pictures, one of the interior stair case and one of the front porch.

Historic house of Alexander M. Smith, Elkin, North Carolina. There are two pictures, one of the interior stair case and one of the front porch.

Image of Gwyn-Foard House - Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Ct., Elkin.  Detail of porch latticework.  For more details, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93.  State Record 574.

Gwyn-Foard House - Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Ct., Elkin. Detail of porch latticework. For more details, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574.

Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Ct., Elkin. Detail of porch latticework. For more details, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574.

Image of Gwyn-Foard House - Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Ct., Elkin.  Fireplace detail.  For more information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93.  State Record 574.

Gwyn-Foard House - Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Ct., Elkin. Fireplace detail. For more information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574.

Gwyn-Foard House, 115 Circle Ct., Elkin. Fireplace detail. For more information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 93. State Record 574.

Image of Gwyn-Chatham-Gwyn House - Gwyn-Chatham-Gwyn House, 121 Gwyn Ave., Elkin.  For more information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 94.  State Record 580.

Gwyn-Chatham-Gwyn House - Gwyn-Chatham-Gwyn House, 121 Gwyn Ave., Elkin. For more information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 94. State Record 580.

Gwyn-Chatham-Gwyn House, 121 Gwyn Ave., Elkin. For more information, see SIMPLE TREASURES, page 94. State Record 580.