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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )


Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Blakeslee White (1856-1941) Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0110
Scope and Contents Business, political, and official correspondence of the eleventh governor, 1901-1905, of West Virginia. Owner and editor of the State Journal, Parkersburg, 1881-1899, White was associated with many banking and manufacturing enterprises, and was tax commissioner of West Virginia in 1907 and 1908, collector of internal revenues in 1889, 1897, and 1921, and a Republican member of the legislature in 1926. Among the correspondents are G.W. Atkinson, Waitman T. Barbe,...
Dates: 1888-1929

Alston Gordon Dayton Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0211
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Dayton’s appointment certificate in the West Virginia University’s Corps of Cadets (1878), newspaper articles containing speeches delivered by Dayton, copies and notes for speeches and lectures, notebooks, and an inventory of books owned by Dayton. Ephemera within the collection includes the 1898 report of the “New England Society of Northeastern Pennsylvania,” and programs from the West Virginia Republican Association and the New York County Lawyers Association.

Dates: 1878-1920

Armistead Abraham Lilly (1878-1956) Speeches

Collection Number: A&M 1095

Three speeches of A.A. Lilly, including the welcome address delivered at the Lilly reunion, 1949; Lincoln Day dinner speech delivered at Sutton, 1936; a speech delivered before the Republican convention in Charleston, presenting Senator Guy D. Goff for nomination as a candidate for president of the United States; and a memorial of the Kanawha County circuit court on the death of A.A. Lilly in 1956.

Dates: 1928, 1936, 1949, 1956

Arthur I. Boreman (1823-1896) Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0104

Personal and business papers of lawyer, U.S. Senator, circuit court judge, and first Governor of West Virginia, Arthur I. Boreman. See scope and content note for more details.

Dates: 1861-1895, undated

Arthur I. Boreman Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0639
Overview Personal and business papers of Arthur I. Boreman (1823-1896), lawyer, U.S. senator, circuit court judge, and first governor of West Virginia. The bulk of the collection consists of papers relating to his judgeship and to the law firm of Boreman and Bullocks, Parkersburg, WV. Series include correspondence, notes on cases tried before Judge Boreman, envelope cases of material regarding legal cases in which Boreman was involved, financial material, and political and judicial printed material....
Dates: 1830-1949

Clarence L. Musgrave Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1238
Scope and Contents The papers of Clarence L. Musgrave, Fairmont mortician and editor, include family correspondence (1861-1936); photographs; account books of his father, Eli, and his grandfather Zebulon Musgrave; record books and correspondence pertaining to the operation of the Eli Musgrave & Sons funeral home and the "Fairmont Republican" (ca.1895-1898). Other materials include a ledger of the John Carlin Camp, No.8, Sons of Veterans, United States Army (1887-1894); a record book of the Ladies Aid...
Dates: 1839-1937

E.C. and H.B. Eagle Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0721

The letters and papers of E.C. & H.B. Eagle, a father and son legal firm of Hinton, Summers County. Subjects mentioned are election campaigns, women's suffrage, prohibition, World War II, Korean War, gun control, and the goals and strategies of the Republican Party. Correspondents include Robert C. Byrd, Walter S. Hallanan, Rush D. Holt, Arch A. Moore, Jennings Randolph, Hulett C. Smith, Cecil Underwood.

Dates: ca. 1910-1980

Franklin Brand, Lawyer and Politician, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 3796
Overview Papers of Franklin Marion Brand, lawyer and politician of Monongalia County, West Virginia. Includes mostly correspondence related to legal and political matters (some personal) in Monongalia County and the state of West Virginia (inclusive dates: 1917-1944; bulk dates: 1935-1943). Diverse in content, this correspondence includes material regarding activities of city government (Morgantown), local schools and churches, bar associations, the Republican State Committee, state government, and...
Dates: ca. 1917-1967; Majority of material found within ca. 1930-1945

George C. McIntosh (1868-1935) Typed Document

Collection Number: A&M 2599
Overview Memoirs of a retired newspaperman, editor, and Republican state house representative (1898-1901). McIntosh supported the Republican party and coal operator interests through his newspapers and periodicals, which included: HUNTINGTON GAZETTE, HUNTINGTON SUNDAY GAZETTE, HINTON FREE LANCE, FAYETTE JOURNAL, NEWS-MAIL CO., RALEIGH HERALD, and company magazines for the Island Creek Coal Company and Solvay Collieries. McIntosh discusses: his early employment on the railroads as census taker and...
Dates: 1895-1920

George H. McGrew Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1622

Correspondence, sermons, religious writings, and accounts of a graduate of Wesleyan University and Harvard Law School, Methodist missionary to India (ca.1876-1885), and son of Representative James Clark McGrew of Kingwood. Subjects include West Virginia politics; social activities in Kingwood; conditions in the Indian mission field; nautical improvements tested at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, 1879; Northwestern University; and the Republican National Convention of 1880.

Dates: 1865-1885

Additional filters:

Politics and government. 28
Elections 18
Politicians -- United States 9
United States -- Politics and government 9
Taxation 7
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West Virginia - Governors. 7
Politicians 6
Railroads 6
Account books 5
Coal mining -- Strikes 5
Lawyers - letters and papers. 5
Prohibition -- United States -- History 5
Universities and colleges 5
West Virginia - Politics and government. 5
Coal mining. 4
Land. 4
Transportation 4
West Virginia -- Politics and government 4
Women's history -- 1900-1929 4
Women's history -- 1929-1950 4
Banks and banking 3
Churches -- Methodist 3
Diaries and journals. 3
Education 3
Elkins (W. Va.) 3
Farms and farming. 3
Harrison County (W. Va.) 3
India 3
Morgantown (W. Va.) 3
Railroads - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. 3
Schools 3
Steamboats 3
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 3
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 3
United States Congressmen - West Virginia. 3
Women -- Suffrage 3
Women's history -- 1800-1849 3
Women's history -- 1850-1899 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
African-Americans. SEE ALSO Coal miners - African Americans. 2
America First Day 2
China 2
Churches -- West Virginia -- Harrison County 2
Churches -- Methodist Episcopal 2
Churches -- Methodist missions 2
Churches -- Nutter Fort (W. Va.) 2
Clarksburg (W. Va.) 2
Coal mines and mining 2
Coal mining - Labor organization. 2
Coal mining - March on Mingo and Logan. 2
Covered bridges 2
Debts, Public -- Virginia 2
Debts, Public -- West Virginia 2
Editors - letters and papers. 2
Election of 1908. 2
Fairmont. 2
Grafton. 2
Hancock County (W. Va.) 2
Harrison County Fair. 2
Judges -- West Virginia 2
Kingwood (W. Va.) 2
Korea 2
Korean Conflict. 2
Lumber trade 2
Marion County (W. Va.) 2
Mason-Dixon Line 2
Medicine. SEE ALSO Folk medicine. 2
Mills and mill-work 2
Missouri 2
Monongalia County (W. Va.) 2
New Deal, 1933-1939 2
Nutter Fort (W. Va.) 2
Parkersburg. 2
Philippines 2
Physicians - letters and papers. 2
Political campaigns 2
Preston County (W. Va.) 2
Progressive Union Movement. 2
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 2
Rivers and river valleys. 2
Schools. SEE ALSO Academies 2
Scrapbooks 2
Shinnston (W. Va.) 2
Teachers 2
Temperance 2
Union names. 2
Unions. SEE ALSO Labor organization. 2
Virginia -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 2
Virginia-West Virginia debt controversy. 2
Washington (D.C.) 2
West Virginia - Politics and government - 1861-1865. 2
West Virginia - politics. 2
West Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Women -- Societies and clubs 2
Women -- United States -- History 2
Abolition of slavery 1
Academies 1
Advertising 1
Alien Property Custodian. 1
Alsace-Lorraine (Germany) 1
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