A three-day celebration of the centennial of the construction of the historic covered bridge at Philippi began on August 28, 1952.
"Cedric Foster, Rep. Harley Staggers deliver addresses As Bridge Centennial Opens"
"Three-Day Bridge Centennial To Conclude Today in Philippi"
Covered Bridge Centennial Brochure
"Link Between the North and South: The Philippi Covered Bridge" (West Virginia Historical Society Quarterly)
On This Day in West Virginia History: August