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Smith Family of Barbour and Harrison Counties, Papers

Collection Number: A&M.3959

Scope and Contents

Papers from the Smith family from Barbour and Harrison County, West Virginia. Includes digital content, slides, high school diplomas, and a marriage certificate. Digital content includes photographs and genealogical information. Photograph subjects include family members, ephemera, degrees, and other family papers pertaining to the Smith family as well as Smith ancestors and descendants of the House and Wamsley families.


  • 1908, 1930s-1965, 2013
  • Majority of material found within ca. 1930-2013

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Conditions Governing Access

No special access restriction applies.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the West Virginia and Regional History Center.


0.2 Linear Feet (Summary: 1 1/2 in. (1 flat storage box))

Physical Location

West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL:

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift from Wamsley, Cori Nicole Smith, 2013/09/14

Legacy Administrative Notes

digital content; 2013/09/11; jcm

All of the Microsoft Word and image files on the CD (total of 19) were copied to T drive--18 are in T:A&M Digital Archive Files, one was moved to I:DLC WV CollectionFor Michael R! a&m metadataA&M General.


!!scanning; 2013/09/11; jcm

Image files on T drive could be considered for addition to WVHOV. A description of these can be found in the "Info" Word document file. There are also slides in box 1, but these may not be of great enough interest to add to WVHOV.


Legacy Formats

archives and manuscripts; electronic records
Smith Family of Barbour and Harrison Counties, Papers, 1908-2013
Staff of the West Virginia & Regional History Center
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Script of description
Code for undetermined script
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Repository Details

Part of the West Virginia and Regional History Center Repository

1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US