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County Highway Maps for West Virginia

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Collection Number: A&M.4479
Content Description Highway maps for the 55 counties of West Virginia created in 1937. They are in two tones (blue on white), in varying dimensions (including items in the range of 36 in. x 36 in. to 36 in. x 58 in., etc.), and scaled to 1 inch equaling 1 mile. Features indicated on the maps include: roads (US, primary state roads, secondary state roads); state, county, district, and corporate lines; railroads; streams; parks and forests; highway bridges; county seats; cities and villages; lodges; farms;...
Dates: 1937

Eugene Levassor Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1363
Overview Correspondence, business and legal papers, maps and printed materials of a French emigre, land speculator, and merchant from Cincinnati and Parkersburg. Subjects include Levassor's extensive landholdings in Kanawha, Lincoln, Jackson, Wood, Wirt, and Monongalia counties, and activities of his land agents; James Swann lands; the coming of the Northwestern Virginia Railroad to Parkersburg; the Panic of 1857 in that city; oil fever in the Wood County area, 1859-1866; and the activities of J.H. Diss...
Dates: 1796-1894

Gibson Lamb Cranmer, Papers Regarding Statehood and Other Material

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Collection Number: A&M.2848
Overview Papers regarding West Virginia statehood and the history of Wheeling and Ohio County compiled by Judge Gibson L. Cranmer (1826-1903) of Wheeling, West Virginia, who served as secretary of the Wheeling Convention that repudiated Virginia's secession from the United States in 1861. Series 1 includes manuscript narratives and correspondence describing events of the West Virginia statehood movement, written by eyewitnesses at the request of Gibson L. Cranmer. Manuscript authors include John S....
Dates: 1787-1895, undated; Majority of material found in 1822-1881

Thornton Tayloe Perry, Collector, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.3192
Overview This microfilm version of the Thornton Tayloe Perry Collection held by the Virginia Historical Society contains historical material collected by Perry over a 30 year period. It concentrates upon western Virginia and West Virginia with particular emphasis upon the lower Shenandoah Valley and Jefferson, Berkeley, and Morgan counties of West Virginia. The microfilm was placed in the West Virginia Collection by the Virginia Historical Society under provisions of a National Historical Publications...
Dates: 1732-1965

Willis Guy Tetrick, Jr. Genealogy Research Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.3230
Overview Genealogy research papers compiled by W. Guy Tetrick and his son Willis G. Tetrick, Jr. The Tetricks were from Harrison County and the material in the collection mainly regards families of Harrison County and north central West Virginia. The collection contains mostly original genealogical compilations and family histories. It also contains personal and business correspondence; financial records; publications regarding local and state history; newspapers and news clippings; obituaries, cemetery...
Dates: 1708-1997

Wilson and Stribling Families Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0880
Overview Correspondence, clippings, land papers, and other records of James Wilson, an attorney in Wood County, ca.1800-1820; Robert M. Stribling and other members of the Stribling family in Mason County, 1821-ca.1909; and James A. and Otis Young, ca.1900-1934, in Mason County. A pocket diary of James Wilson gives information on his law practice in Kanawha, Monongalia, and Wood counties in 1804.
Dates: ca. 1781-1934

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African-Americans. SEE ALSO Coal miners - African Americans. 1
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Civil War - Ohio 11th Volunteer Infantry. 1
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Family histories. 1
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French immigrants. 1
Genealogists' letters and papers. 1
Genealogy 1
Grant County (W. Va.) 1
Great Britain 1
Hancock County (W. Va.) 1
Harrison County - Early families. 1
Historical Records Survey (U.S.) 1
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Lawyers - letters and papers. 1
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Pendleton County (W. Va.) 1
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Alexander, Herbert Lee. 1
Armstrong, Ned. 1
Bakewell, Theron Hervey. 1
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Blackford family 1
Brooke, Robert. 1
Brown, James H. 1
Brown, John. 1
Burdett, John S. 1
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 1
Camden, Gideon D. (1805-1891) 1
Campbell, Alexandar. 1
Carlile, John S. (John Snyder), 1817-1878 1
Carter, Watson. 1
Coalman, Daniel. 1
Confederate States of America 1
Conklyn family 1
Cookus, Joseph Lambright. 1
Cranmer, Gibson L. (Gibson Lamb), 1826-1903 1
Cumberland Road 1
Cushwa family 1
Debar, Joseph Hubert Diss. 1
Dewees, Daniel S. 1
Duvall, George W. 1
Faulkner family 1
Flesher, A. 1
Frame, Ann. 1
Frost, Daniel Marsh, 1823-1900. 1
Goddard, Charles A. 1
Gordon, Sarah Morgan (Groff) 1
Hall, Septimus. 1
Hamilton family - Genealogy 1
Harnsborough, Mayor. 1
Haymond, Jonathan. 1
Holsinger, Geo. B. (George Blackburn), 1857-1908 1
Hopping, Joseph H. 1
Horton, W. 1
Hughes, Thomas 1
Laidley, James M. 1
Lamb, Daniel. 1
Letcher, John, 1813-1884 1
Levassor, Eugene 1
Lisez, Charles. 1
Lock, William S. 1
Lupton family 1
Lynch, Emma B. 1
Marmion family 1
Marshall, Vause Webb. 1
McCalla, John Moore, 1793-1873 1
McCausland, John, 1836-1927 1
McComas, Judge. 1
McCown, Andrew R. 1
Moler, Nellie May (Hendricks) 1
Murray, J. Ogden (John Ogden), 1840-1921 1
Nadenbousch, John Quincy Adams, 1824-1892 1
Osburn, Franklin. 1
Park, J.A. 1
Patrick, Dr. 1
Perry, T. Tayloe 1
Powers, Alice B. 1
Quarrier, Alexander. 1
Ramer, George W. 1
Renner, I. N. 1
Roberts, L.A. 1
Roller family 1
Ruffner, Lewis, 1797-1883. 1
Rumseyan Society 1
Scott, J.F. 1
Shepard family - Genealogy 1
Shirley family 1
Smith, Col. B.H. 1
Smith, Joseph. 1
Smithson, Rumsey 1
Sons of the American Revolution - West Virginia Society. 1
Sons of the Revolution 1
Stribling family 1
Stribling, Robert M. (Robert Mackey), 1833-1914 1
Strother, David Hunter, 1816-1888 1
Summers, Judge. 1
Swann, James. 1
Tetrick, W. Guy. 1
Tetrick, Willis Guy, Compiler 1
Tetrick, Willis Guy, Jr. 1
Tompkins, Charles H., 1830- 1
Travers, William H. 1
Turner, F.P. 1
Ward, Everett. 1
West Virginia. State Road Commission 1
Whaley, Kellian Van Rensalear, 1821-1876 1
Wilson and Stribling Families 1
Wilson, Benjamin, 1825-1901 1
Wilson, James 1
Winslow, Benjamin. 1
Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1806-1876 1
Wise, O. Jennings. 1
Wood, Leonora. 1
Wysong family 1
Young, James A. 1
Young, Otis 1
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