Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe
N 38° 12.534 W 081° 23.046
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Pratt Historic District
Waymark Code: WMT2C
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 10/02/2006
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose
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First settled in early 1780s and incorporated in 1905. Important site in 1912-13 Paint-Cabin Creek Strike. Labor organizer "Mother Jones" spent her 84th birthday imprisoned here. Pratt Historic District, listed on the National Register in 1984, recognizes the town's important residential architecture from early plantation to Victorian styles.
Marker Number: KA 2

Marker Title: Pratt

Marker Location: WV 61, at junction with County Route 61/7 (Center Street), Pratt

County or Independent City: Kanawha

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Department of Culture and History

Web Site: Not listed

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