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W.R. Loar and Son, Photographer, Records

Collection Number: A&M.2780


Studio registers and business records of W.R. Loar and Son, photographers of Grafton, West Virginia. The 25 volumes of studio registers cover the period 1918 to 1965. The 20 volumes of business records include cash books, 1940-1958; inventories, 1949-1955; invoices, 1939-1947; bank books, 1939-1940; and business expense accounts, 1943-1965.


  • 1918-1968


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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.


14.3 Linear Feet (Summary: 14 ft. 4 in. (22 document cases, 5 in. each; 3 records cartons, 15 in. each; 1 small flat storage box, 3 in.; 16 unboxed ledgers, 14 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:
W.R. Loar and Son, Photographer, Records, 1918-1968
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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