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Cabell-Wayne Historical Society Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Tight rope walker, 3rd Ave at 9th Street, Huntington, WVa, 1878, b&w Caption on front: 1878 3rd Ave at Ninth Street. Small building in center of picture is location of Huntington Dry Goods Co., today. Barta Studios stamp on back. They may have copied this from the original. This is one of the oldest known photos of Huntington. Wallace said the original was 1875. (See "Relations")
Studios, Barta, "Tight rope walker, 3rd Ave at 9th Street, Huntington, WVa, 1878" (1878). 0099: Cabell-Wayne Historical Society Collection. 16.