Underwood, Cecil H., 1922-2008
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Collection Number: A&M.3094
Overview Papers of E. Hansford McCourt, a West Virginia politician from Webster Springs. Included are correspondence, speeches, writings, clippings scrapbooks, oral history tapes, photos, and two videotapes documenting McCourt's political career from his election to the state legislature in 1953, through his rise to president of the state senate in the 1960s, to his retirement from politics in 1973 following his unsuccessful run for Secretary of State on the Democratic ticket. Among the prominent...
Dates: ca. 1950-1975
Collection Number: A&M.1858
Overview Papers of Helen Louise (Froelich) Holt (1913-2015) relating to her personal, educational, and political activities. Types of material include publications, clippings, correspondence, photographs, and ephemera, among others. The collection is divided into five series: Personal and Political Papers (1912-2015 and undated), Press and Media Activity (1937-2008 and undated), State Government Papers (1955-1960), Federal Government Papers (1960-1984 and undated), and Rush Dew Holt, Jr. Papers...
Dates: 1912-2015 and undated
Collection Number: A&M.1580
Overview Correspondence, speeches, and newspaper clippings of a West Virginia Republican chairman, U.S. senator (serving in 1958), and member of the 1960 Republican National Convention platform committee. Subjects include: West Virginia and national Republican politics, 1956-1961; the 1958 Congressional election; the 1960 presidential campaign; the State Chamber of Commerce; State Economic Development Agency; Ohio Valley Improvement Association; and West Virginia University. Correspondents include...
Collection Number: A&M.1807
Overview Genealogical chart of the William Underwood (1780-1866) family of Tyler County, West Virginia, from 1780 to 1948. Chart includes his wife, M. Hannah Willis Underwood, their eleven children, and their grandchildren.
Collection Number: A&M.2050
Scope and Contents Correspondence, reports, financial records, and minutes of the West Virginia Centennial Commission from 1958-1964. This material was obtained for the Library by Festus P. Summers, commission member. Much of Dr. Summers' personal correspondence as a commission member is included. Correspondents include Don Crislip, Cecil H. Underwood, P.H. Price, Lyndon B. Johnson, Philip Conley, William D. Barns, Ross B. Johnson, Festus P. Summers, Robert L. Hogg, George More, Frances Krauskopf, Donovan Bond,...
Collection Number: A&M.1977
Overview General correspondence and papers, 1931-1964, of Governors William G. Conley, Herman G. Kump, Homer A. Holt, Matthew M. Neely, Clarence W. Meadows, Okey L. Patteson, William C. Marland, Cecil H. Underwood, and William W. Barron. There is material on the "flower fund" for 1944. The correspondence of the Barron administration concerns mainly state employment applications.
Collection Number: A&M.2577
Collection Number: A&M.2146
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers, and publications of the disbanded W.Va. League of Municipalities. Includes material from the American Municipal Association (AMA); items from the West Virginia Legislature such as proposed municipal legislation; AMA and League conventions, programs,activities, and workshops; surveys of municipal services and ordinances; membership lists; and press releases. Correspondents include:W.W. Barron; Ivor [Boiarsky]; Robert C. Byrd; Eugene Elkins; Carl Frasure; Denzil Gainer;...