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G. Harry Bayles Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0820


Correspondence with the American Museum of Natural History, 1934-1952, the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Circumnavigator's Club, 1943-1954, and Richard T. Wiley, the historian, at Elizabeth, Pennsylvania, 1933-1937. Also includes a 34-page travel account of Greece, Crete, and Egypt (1936-1937), materials on Tecumseh (the Shawnee Chief), Monongalia County history, West Virginia University history, and Bayles and Vandervort genealogy. Also includes labeled wood samples from Casa Paraense de M. Matta & Ca. of Brazil. Material covers the years 1781-1955. For more detailed contents information, please see control folder.


  • Creation: ca. 1890-1955


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0.6 Linear Feet (Summary: 7 in. (1 document case, 2 1/2 in.); (1 notecard box, 4 in.); (1 oversize folder. 1/2 in.))

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:

Separated Materials

Separated to Rare Books: The Holy Bible abridged: or, the history of the Old and New Testaments. Illustrated with notes and adorned with cuts, for the use of children. Dublin: printed by William Jones, at his book and stationary ware-house, No. 75 Thomas-Street, 1811

G. Harry Bayles Papers, 1781-1955
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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