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West Virginia League of Municipalities Papers

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; Hubert H. Humphrey; Arch Moore; Jack Nuckols; Elmer Prince; Jennings Randolph; William R. Ross; Paul Selby; Hal Shamberger; Hulett Smith; Cecil Underwood; and Earl Vickers; many state officials, legislators, league officers, mayors, and city officials. See Control Folder for Contents List.


  • 1954-1968


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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.


12.5 Linear Feet (Summary: 12 ft. 6 in. (30 document cases, 5 in. each))

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:

Related A&M Collections

1211, 2146
West Virginia League of Municipalities Papers, 1954-1968
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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