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Hatfield, Henry Drury, 1875-1962


Found in 23 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

Charles E. Boswell, Newspaper Editor, Essay regarding Miners at Paint Creek and Cabin Creek

Collection Number: A&M 0589

In an unpublished essay, Boswell, editor of the Labor Argus (Charleston's Socialist newspaper) describes the mining labor troubles at Paint Creek and Cabin Creek. He adamantly opposes Governor Hatfield's settlement and the role of the UMWA in accepting it. In particular he castigates Thomas Haggerty, a field marshal for the union, for compromising with capitalists.

Dates: 1913-1985

F.A. Simpson Records

Collection Number: A&M 0647

Records of F.A. Simpson, a justice of the peace in Barbour County. Also included, dating between 1914-1942, are a few papers and speeches of J.A. Viquesney, West Virginia Game and Fish Warden (1909-1916) and justice of the peace; 1930 election campaign material relating to Henry D. Hatfield, James Ellwood Jones, and Carl B. Harvey; and references to politics, game laws, cost of medical service, and prohibition.

Dates: 1909-1942

Festus P. Summers (1895-1971), Historian, Research Papers Regarding West Virginia History

Collection Number: A&M 3946
Overview Research papers of Festus P. Summers (1895-1971), a historian who served on the faculty of West Virginia University from 1932 to 1965 and as chairman of the history department from 1946 to 1962. Collection includes photocopied correspondence, articles, and typescripts, as well as manuscript notes. Many of the photocopies appear to have been made from Archives and Manuscript collections at the West Virginia and Regional History Center, including A&M 873, A&M 1661, A&M 1824, and...
Dates: ca. 1900-1971

General Education Board Records

Collection Number: A&M 3193
Overview Correspondence, reports, statistics, maps, photographs and pamphlets related to the efforts in West Virginia of the early southern program of the General Education Board (GEB). The GEB, founded by John D. Rockefeller, is one of the most significant philanthropic efforts in the history of U.S. education particularly noted for its aid to African-American schools, teachers and students. In West Virginia it aided the African-American colleges of West Virginia State, a public institution and...
Dates: 1901-1967

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 Seldon Wallace (1871-1963) Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1710
Overview Papers of a Huntington attorney, member of the West Virginia National Guard, 1909-1916, employee of the C&O Railway Company, president of the Union Bank and Trust Company of Huntington, president of the Ben Lomond Company, president of the Blackberry, Kentucky and West Virginia Coal and Coke Company, attorney for Central City, prosecuting attorney of Cabell County, 1905-1908, chairman of a county Democratic committee, and delegate to the Democratic National Convention, 1912. Wallace...
Dates: 1898-1963

Harry C. Woodyard (1867-1929) Papers

Collection Number: A&M 2458
Scope and Contents Correspondence, legal, and financial, and miscellaneous papers of a businessman and politician from Roane County, West Virginia, who was elected to the state Senate in 1898 and to the U.S. Congress as a Republican for several terms: 1902-11, 1916-23, 1925-27. His early business activity was in wholesale groceries and the lumber industry. He later engaged in newspaper publishing and owned an estimated eighteen weekly papers. Woodyard's sons continued in their father's business after his...
Dates: ca. 1910-1929

Henry Drury Hatfield (1875-1962), Papers and Correspondence

Collection Number: A&M 1955
Scope and Contents

Three carbon copies of letters, 1951-1952, by H.D. Hatfield to Everett Dirksen and John L. Lewis, includes carbon typescript copy of a summary of Hatfield's career.

Dates: 1913-1958

Henry Drury Hatfield (1875-1962) Papers and Correspondence

Collection Number: A&M 1661
Scope and Contents Correspondence, farm records, legal and financial records, speeches, medical files, photographs, and newspaper clippings of Governor (1913-17) and United States Senator (1929-35) Henry D. Hatfield, who was also chief surgeon and founder of the Huntington Memorial Hospital.Subjects include West Virginia and national politics, 1928-35; 1944-57; National Republican Conventions of 1912, 1928, 1932, 1944, 1948, and 1952; criticism of the New Deal and the Fair Deal; the NRA; the West...
Dates: 1913-1958

Additional filters:

Politics and government. 16
Elections 11
Politicians -- United States 6
United States -- Politics and government 6
Coal mining. 5
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West Virginia - Governors. 5
Coal mining - Labor organization. 4
Coal mining -- Strikes 4
Lawyers - letters and papers. 4
Women's history -- 1900-1929 4
African-Americans. SEE ALSO Coal miners - African Americans. 3
Banks and banking 3
Coal mining - coal companies. 3
Editors - letters and papers. 3
Hospitals and sanitariums. 3
Medicine. SEE ALSO Folk medicine. 3
New Deal, 1933-1939 3
Spanish-American War, 1898 3
Taxation 3
Union names. 3
Unions. SEE ALSO Labor organization. 3
West Virginia - Politics and government. 3
West Virginia -- Politics and government 3
Women's history -- 1929-1950 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
Cabin Creek (W. Va.) 2
Coal mines and mining 2
Coal mining - coal operators associations. 2
Election of 1912. 2
Gas industry 2
Huntington. 2
Kanawha Valley. 2
Land. 2
Paint Creek (Fayette County, W. Va.) 2
Petroleum industry and trade 2
Prohibition -- United States -- History 2
Railroads 2
Railroads - Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad. 2
Schools 2
Virginia-West Virginia debt controversy. 2
Academies 1
Advertising 1
Agriculture 1
Army-McCarthy Controversy, 1954 1
Atwater. 1
Banks - Union Bank and Trust Company. 1
Barbour County (W. Va.) 1
Berkeley Springs Park. 1
Cabell County (W. Va.) 1
Canadian Reciprocity Agreement 1
Cemeteries -- Indian Mound Cemetery 1
Charleston Gazette 1
Charleston. 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Coal - Island Creek Coal Co. 1
Coal - Smokeless Coal Fields. 1
Coal - Solvay Collieries. 1
Coal - coal operators. 1
Coal companies - Beaver Coal Company. 1
Coal companies - Island Creek Coal Company. 1
Coal companies - Smokeless Coal Fields. 1
Coal companies - Solvay Collieries. 1
Coal industry. 1
Coal miners 1
Coal miners - March on Mingo and Logan. 1
Coal mining - Beaver Coal Company. 1
Coal mining - Logan Coal Operators Association. 1
Coal mining - March on Mingo and Logan. 1
Coal mining - Medical care. 1
Coal mining - Miners' Hospitals 1, 2, 3. 1
Coal mining - Scrip. 1
Coal mining - Strikes - 1912-1913. 1
Coal mining - West Virginia Coal Association. 1
Coal mining - camps and company towns. 1
Coal mining - company stores. 1
Coal trade 1
Court records 1
Depression. 1
Diaries and journals. 1
Droop Mountain Battlefield. 1
Education 1
Education. SEE ALSO Schools. 1
Election of 1904. 1
Election of 1908. 1
Election of 1924. 1
Election of 1930. 1
Epidemics 1
Farms and farming. 1
Fayette County - Fayette Whiskey Ring. 1
Fayette Whiskey Ring. 1
France 1
Genealogy 1
Grafton. 1
Gubernatorial election campaigns - 1968. 1
Inwood Demonstration Packing Plant. 1
Jackson's Mill 4-H Camp. 1
Judges - letters and papers. 1
Justices of the peace 1
Kentucky - coal lands. 1
Labor unions 1
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