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Harvey W. Harmer (1865-1961) Papers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M.1686
Overview Correspondence, speeches, essays, clippings, and account books of a Clarksburg lawyer, Republican state senator, and Harrison County local historian. Subjects include the history of Clarksburg and Shinnston; the Progressive Movement, women's suffrage, and prohibition in West Virginia; West Virginia Wesleyan College; West Virginia Historical Society; Methodism in Harrison County and the state; Methodist missions in Korea, China, India, the Philippines, and the United States; gristmills and...
Dates: 1842-1961

Johnson Family Correspondence

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Collection Number: A&M.2294
Overview Correspondence of Johnson and allied families concerning local church matters and family news, a majority which concerns the descendants of Joseph and William Johnson, the most prominent members of the family. Joseph was the first governor of Virginia from the western part of the state. His brother, William, was the first postmaster at Bridgeport. Noteworthy is a letter to William Johnson dated November 29, 1864, from Mason Hesser a Confederate prisoner at Elmira, New York, during the Civil...
Dates: 1820-1987

Osborne Family Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0930
Overview A genealogy of the Osborne family of Greenbrier County. Originally from New Jersey, the family settled in Greenbrier and Hampshire counties.
Dates: 1987

Rufus A. West, Collector, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0821
Scope and Contents This collection includes manuscripts, printed and newspaper materials collected by Rufus A. West, a Morgantown antiquarian and faculty member of the College of Engineering, West Virginia University. This collection includes papers concerning many phases of West Virginia History, although centered on Preston, Taylor, and Monongalia counties. Includes marriage licenses from Preston County, 1881-1947; newspaper clippings from Morgantown newspapers; a meeting invitation from the Monongalia County...
Dates: 1880-1947

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Clarksburg (W. Va.) 3
Railroads - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. 3
Women's history -- 1850-1899 3
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China 2
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Churches -- Methodist 2
Churches -- Methodist missions 2
Churches -- Nutter Fort (W. Va.) 2
Covered bridges 2
Harrison County Fair. 2
India 2
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Lawyers - letters and papers. 2
Mason-Dixon Line 2
Mills and mill-work 2
Nutter Fort (W. Va.) 2
Philippines 2
Politics and government. 2
Progressive Union Movement. 2
Prohibition -- United States -- History 2
Railroads 2
Shinnston (W. Va.) 2
Taylor County (W. Va.) 2
Transportation 2
Women -- Suffrage 2
Women -- United States -- History 2
Women's history -- 1800-1849 2
Women's history -- 1900-1929 2
Women's history -- 1929-1950 2
Barbour County (W. Va.) 1
Bridgeport (W. Va.) 1
Cheat River (W. Va. and Pa.) 1
Church music -- West Virginia -- Monongalia County 1
Church music -- West Virginia -- Preston County 1
Church music -- West Virginia -- Taylor County 1
Fairmont (W. Va.) 1
Grafton. 1
Indians of North America 1
Land. 1
Marion County (W. Va.) 1
Marriage records 1
Militia 1
Missouri 1
Monongalia County (W. Va.) 1
Monongalia County - revivals. 1
Morgantown (W. Va.) 1
Mound-builders 1
Music - Church. 1
Music - revivalistic. 1
Preston County (W. Va.) 1
Preston County - Church Music. 1
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Pruntytown (W. Va.) 1
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Revivals -- West Virginia -- Taylor County 1
Schools 1
Slavery 1
Taylor County - revivals. 1
Texas 1
Turnpikes. SEE ALSO Roads. 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 1
Webster Springs (W. Va.) 1
West Virginia -- History 1
West Virginia - songs 1
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West Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Weston (W. Va.) 1
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Clarksburg 50-Year Club 2
Harmer family 2
Harmer, Harvey W. (Harvey Walker), 1865-1961 2
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
Smith, Edward Grandison 2