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Nat T. Frame (1877-1948) Papers

Collection Number: A&M 2631

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of letters, pamphlets, reports and similar materials collected by Nat Terry Frame for use in preparing his history of West Virginia Agricultural Extension Work, entitled West Virginia Agriculture and Rural Life. Subjects discussed in the work include regional development groups in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Ohio; rural life and community development experiments of the 1930s; American Country Life Association ideology and activities; improvement of small farm practices; and rural adult education and Four-H (4-H) club activities.

Series include:
Series 1. Correspondence, ca. 1914-1948 (boxes 1-2)
Series 2. Office Files, ca. 1914-1948 (boxes 2-9)
Series 3. Add. of 1979 April 26. West Virginia Agriculture and Rural Life (Parts 1 and 2) by Nat Frame, ca. 1914-1948 (box 9)
Series 4. Maps and Charts, ca. 1914-1948 (oversize folder)


  • Creation: 1914-1948


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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 see the Permissions and Copyright page on the West Virginia and Regional History Center website.


3.8 Linear Feet (Summary: 3 ft. 9 1/2 in. (9 document cases, 5 in. each); (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:

Nat T. Frame (1877-1948) Papers, 1914-1948
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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