Cradock, Portsmouth, Virginia

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A Community Named Cradock
Index

Forward..........................................................................iii

Collage Of Old Cradock Photos....................................................vii

Old Map Of Cradock................................................................xi

How we came to Cradock and Why
    Original Document........................................................Page 01
Transcribed Document.........................................................Page 02

Neighbors....................................................................Page 03

Our "Greeting Card List" for 1927
    Original Document, Part1.................................................Page 04
    Original Document, Part2.................................................Page 05
TranscribedDocument..........................................................Page 06

What Is "Cradock" And Why?
    Original Document, First Page............................................Page 07
    Original Document, Last Page.............................................Page 08
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 09

How To Get In And Out Of Cradock
    Original Document........................................................Page 10
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 11

An Autumn Sunday Afternoon,
    A Walk and Trolley Ride Through Cradock And Downtown
    Original Document, Part 1................................................Page 12
    Original Document, Part 2................................................Page 13
    Original Document, Part 3................................................Page 14     Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 15

The Old Burying Ground
    "God's Acre" On The Barclay Plantation
    Original Document........................................................Page 16
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 17

Things Worth Remembering
    A Recollection Of Important Facts, ca 1928
    Original Document, part 1................................................Page 18
    Original Document, part 2................................................Page 19
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 20

Ammunition Depot Rocked By Blast; Cradock Terrified
    From The Portsmouth Star, July 27, 1928
    Original Document........................................................Page 21
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 22

Fire And Explosion At St. Julien's Creek
    Mr. Freed's Account Of The Explosion
    Original Document, Part 1................................................Page 23
    Original Document, Part 2................................................Page 24
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 25

Historic Points Of Tidewater
    Portsmouth-Norfolk Bridge Spanning Southern Branch 
    Of The Elizabeth River, 1928
    Original Document........................................................Page 26
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 27

The King's Highway
    Original Document........................................................Page 28
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 29
    1928 AAA Map.............................................................Page 30

The Monroe Hotel
    Original Document........................................................Page 31
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 32

Emanuel Episcopal Church
    May 6, 1928 Service
    Original Document........................................................Page 33
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 34

The Woman's Club Of Cradock
    Membership List, ca 1928
    Original Document........................................................Page 35
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 36

The Every Other Tuesday Afternoon Bridge Club
    Membership List, ca 1928
    Original Document........................................................Page 37
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 38

League Of Women Voters Of Cradock
    Membership List, 1928
    Original Document........................................................Page 39
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 40

The Thursday Morning Music Club
    Original Document........................................................Page 41
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 42

Here Are Prize Winners From "When A Girl Loves" Contest
    From the Portsmouth Star, ca 1928
    Original Document.....................................................................Page 43
    Transcribed Document.....................................................Page 44

2002 Photos of Cradock
America's First Planned Shopping Center......................................Page 45
Afton Parkway from George Washington Highway.................................Page 46
Former Masonic Temple Building...............................................Page 47
Cradock Fire Station......................................................................Page 48
The Gazebo...................................................................Page 49
The Cannon...................................................................Page 50
Emanuel Episcopal Church, Original Building..................................Page 51
Emanuel Episcopal Church, Brick Sanctuary Built 1955.........................Page 52
Afton Parkway From Victory Boulevard.........................................Page 53
The Old Burying Ground.......................................................Page 54
Prospect Parkway From Alden Avenue...........................................Page 55
Part Of The Business District................................................Page 56
Part Of The Business District................................................Page 57
The Shop Building, Part Of The Old High School...............................Page 58
St. Julien's Creek Annex.....................................................Page 59
The Jordan Bridge............................................................Page 60
The Women's Club.............................................................Page 61

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