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Bluefield State College


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Billy Coffindaffer, Higher Education Papers

Collection Number: A&M.4423
Scope and Contents Papers and publications related to career of Billy Coffindaffer. He served as director of West Virginia University (WVU) Extension Service, led the combined colleges of Concord and Bluefield State, and was instrumental in the planning and construction of WVU’s Parkersburg campus, serving as its first leader. Materials include:"The Pines, A Brief History of Concord College"; 1963 "West Virginia Center for Appalachian Studies and Development", Proposal;...
Dates: 1963-1976, 2011; Majority of material found within 1963-1976

Ernest Glenwood Otey (1895-1966) Papers

Collection Number: A&M.1909
Overview Correspondence, financial records, speeches, reports, blueprints, and pamphlets of a Bluefield banker and businessman who was a treasurer of the Democratic Executive Committee and a member of the Board of Governors of West Virginia University. Subjects include numerous businesses in the Bluefield area, Bluefield State College, Concord College, Bank of Bramwell, Island Creek Coal Company, Norfolk and Western Railroad, Pocahontas Fuel Company, Smokeless Operators Association, Virginia Railway,...
Dates: 1935-1965

West Virginia State Board of Control, Correspondence

Collection Number: A&M.1976
Overview Correspondence of the West Virginia State Board of Control, which was responsible for all state correctional institutions, educational institutions, and hospitals from 1909 to 1949. Individuals serving on the three-man board at various times were John S. Lakin, J.W. Barnes, J.A. Chambers, J.S. Darst, Edgar B. Stewart, J.Z. Terrell, W.R. Thurmond, John B. White, and F.W. McCullough. State institutions covered in the correspondence are Bluefield State College; Berkeley Springs Sanitarium;...
Dates: 1909-1949