West Virginia Executive Summer 2014 - Page 91

county: Cherry, Cranberry, Elk, Gauley, Greenbrier, Shavers Fork of the Cheat, Tygart Valley and Williams. Preston The incorporated area of Arthurdale was built through the federal homestead program of the early 1930s. Eleanor Roosevelt took a special interest in this area, and it became known as Eleanor’s New Deal Dream Community. Putnam Buffalo may be one of the oldest, continuouslyinhabited communities in North America. Settled relatively early by Native Ame