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Tygart Valley Homesteads


Dec 21, 1933

Initial funding for Tygart Valley Homesteads was allocated by Congress

1934

Land was acquired at Dailey and Valley Bend for the Tygart Valley Homesteads

Other events that happened on or around 1934

Feb 11, 1935

The first houses were ready for occupancy at Tygart Valley Homesteads

1936

There were 158 houses for 750 people at Tygart Valley Homesteads

Other events that happened on or around 1936

1937

A large wood mill was built in the Tygart Valley Homesteads

Other events that happened on or around 1937

1939

A brick school building began serving the children at Tygart Valley Homesteads

Other events that happened on or around 1939

1944

The government began selling the Tygart Valley Homesteads to settlers

Other events that happened on or around 1944


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