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Clarence Edwin Smith (1885-1959) Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1606
Overview Correspondence, business and legal records, account books, news releases, clippings, and family papers and photographs of a U.S. Marshall (1916-1922); editor of the Fairmont TIMES (1925-1959) and Wheeling REGISTER (1933-1935); Democratic politician; member of the National Bituminous Coal Commission (1935-1939); and businessman. Subjects include: Smith's student days at Virginia Military Institute; West Virginia National Guard; Monongah Mine Relief Committee; Associated Press; Association...
Dates: 1787-1957

Clarence Edwin Smith (1885-1959) Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0258
Overview Correspondence, business and legal records, account books, news releases, clippings, and family papers and photographs of a U.S. marshal (1916-1922); editor of the Fairmont TIMES (1925-1959) and Wheeling REGISTER (1933-1935); Democratic politician; member of the National Bituminous Coal Commission (1935-1939); and businessman. Subjects include: Smith's student days at Virginia Military Institute; West Virginia National Guard; Monongah Mine Relief Committee; Associated Press; Association Against...
Dates: 1787-1957

George Seldon Wallace (1871-1963) Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1710
Overview Papers of a Huntington attorney, member of the West Virginia National Guard, 1909-1916, employee of the C.&O. Railway Company, president of the Union Bank and Trust Company of Huntington, president of the Ben Lomond Company, president of the Blackberry, Kentucky and West Virginia Coal and Coke Company, attorney for Central City, prosecuting attorney of Cabell County, 1905-1908, chairman of a county Democratic committee, and delegate to the Democratic National Convention, 1912. Wallace...
Dates: 1898-1963

Harvey W. Harmer (1865-1961) Papers

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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

Louis Bennett Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0035
Overview The business papers and legal correspondence of Louis Bennett (1849-1918) of Weston, a wealthy landowner and lawyer. Also included are papers of his father Jonathan M. Bennett and the latter's associate Gideon D. Camden.
Dates: 1841-1916

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

Richard H. Ralston, Sr., Collector, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.2205
Overview Correspondence of William A. Harrison, a Clarksburg lawyer, assistant federal district attorney, member of the Virginia Assembly, and judge of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia; most letters are from members of the family to Mrs. Anna Robertson Harrison. Subjects include construction of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal; Civil War loyalty Oaths, Camp Chase land purchases, and road building. There are also grade school attendance certificates and notes concerning the Lunatic Asylum West...
Dates: 1825-1934

William Hereford McGinnis Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0855
Overview The personal business papers of William Hereford McGinnis (1855-1930), a Beckley lawyer who was prosecuting attorney of Raleigh County, 1892-1896, a senator in 1902, judge of the Supreme Court of Appeals, 1922-1924, chairman for a number of years of the executive committee of the Democratic Party in Raleigh County, and delegate to the national convention in 1920. There are case papers, correspondence and other records of the Hatcher-McGinnis Law Firm, 1834-1930; family photographs; and...
Dates: 1834-1954

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World War, 1914-1918 4
Churches -- Methodist 3
Clarksburg (W. Va.) 3
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Academies (Private schools) 2
America First Day 2
China 2
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Fairmont. 2
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Harrison County (W. Va.) 2
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Spanish-American War, 1898 1
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Weston (W. Va.) 1
Wheeling Register (Wheeling, W. Va.) 1
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Democratic Party (U.S.) 4
Conley, William G. (William Gustavus), 1866-1940 3
Cornwell, John J. (John Jacob), 1867-1953 3
Davis, John W. (John William), 1873-1955 3
Kump, Herman Guy, 1877-1962 3
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MacCorkle, William Alexander, 1857-1930 3
Sutherland, Howard 3
United States National Guard - West Virginia. 3
Watson, C. W. 3
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 3
American Legion 2
Associated Press 2
Association Against the Prohibition Amendment 2
Barns, Fleming and Company 2
Barns, James F. 2
Barns, John S. 2
Barns, John S. and Company 2
Barns, Thomas. 2
Bittner, Van A. (Van Amberg), 1885-1949 2
Chilton, William E. (William Edwin), 1858-1939 2
Clarksburg 50-Year Club 2
Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 2
Fairmont Broadcasting Company. 2
Fairmont Newspaper Publishing Company 2
Farley, James A. (James Aloysius), 1888-1976 2
Fleming Association 2
Fleming, James R. 2
Green, William. 2
Harmer family 2
Harmer, Harvey W. (Harvey Walker), 1865-1961 2
Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell), 1891-1986 2
Holt, Homer Adams, 1898-1975 2
Holt, Rush Dew, 1905-1955 2
Jackson Coal Company 2
Johnson, Hugh S. (Hugh Samuel), 1882-1942 2
Johnson, Louis. 2
Kilgore, Harley Martin, 1893-1956 2
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 2
Lewis, John L. (John Llewellyn), 1880-1969 2
Mallison, Samuel T. 2
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885 2
McGrath, J. Howard (James Howard), 1903-1966 2
Meadows, Clarence W. 2
Monongah Mines Relief Committee 2
National Miners' Union (U.S.) 2
Neely, Matthew Mansfield, 1874-1958 2
Patteson, Okey L. 2
Pierpont, Francis Harrison, 1814-1899 2
Randolph, Jennings, 1902-1998 2
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 2
Rose, Herschel H. 2
Smith, Alfred Emanuel, 1873-1944 2
Smith, Clarence Edwin Jr. 2
Smith, Clarence Edwin, 1885-1959. 2
Smith, Clarence L. 2
Smith, Earl H. 2
Smith, Edward Grandison 2
Smith, Mary Fleming. 2
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 2
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 2
United Mine Workers of America 2
United States - Railway Administration. 2
United States. National Bituminous Coal Commission 2
Virginia Military Institute 2
Watson, James O. 2
West Virginia Historical Society 2
West Virginia Wesleyan College 2
Weston State Hospital 2
Willey, Waitman T. (Waitman Thomas), 1811-1900 2
Appleton, John W. M. 1
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937 1
Ben Lamond Company 1
Bennett, Jonathan M. 1
Bennett, Louis 1
Bennett, Louis, 1849-1918. 1
Blackberry, Kentucky and West Virginia Coal and Coke Company 1
Breckinridge, Henry, 1886-1960 1
Callahan, James Morton, 1864-1956 1
Camden, Gideon D. (1805-1891) 1
Cook, Roy Bird, 1886-1961 1
Davis, Innis C. 1
Davis, T.B. 1
Gibson, Philip P. 1
Glasscock, Wm. E. (William Ellsworth), 1862-1925 1
Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924 1
Goodykoontz, Wells, 1872-1944 1
Hallanan, Walter S. (Walter Simms), 1890-1962 1
Harrison, Mrs. Anna M. Robertson. 1
Harrison, William A. 1
Hatcher-McGinnis Law Firm 1
Hatfield, Henry Drury, 1875-1962 1
Hill family - Genealogy 1
Hodges, Thomas E. 1
League of Nations 1
McGinnis, William Hereford. 1
Ralston, Richard H. 1
Robinson, Ira E. 1
Trent, W.W. 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
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