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Arthurdale Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1347
Scope and Contents The collection includes microfilm of six letters from Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt and her personal secretary concerning the school and Woman's Club at Arthurdale (1936-1937); a picture of Franklin D. Roosevelt with Arthurdale graduating class of 1938; and a pamphlet illustrating the products of the Mountaineer Craftsmen's Co-operative Association. Also includes a mimeographed fact sheet (1937); a news story on the resettlement project (1936); and an article titled "Footnote on...

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...

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...

Clark Family Correspondence

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Collection Number: A&M.0680
Overview The correspondence of Clark family members, mainly that of Frank Wells Clark and Friend E. Clark. Frank Wells Clark was a student at West Virginia University and Harvard Law School and later established a law practice at New Martinsville. Friend E. Clark was a student at West Virginia University and Johns Hopkins University and later taught chemistry at State College, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia University. Included are the letters of Friend Clark when he traveled to Europe where in 1908 he...

Harley Martin Kilgore (1893-1956), Senator, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0967
Overview Papers of Harley M. Kilgore, U.S. Senator from West Virginia. Includes typescripts, correspondence, printed materials, clippings, broadsides, and a photograph. Topics include congressional bills and legislation on diverse subjects; committees with which Kilgore was involved, including the Senate Military Affairs Subcommittee on War Mobilization, the Truman Committee, the Committee on Military Affairs, and the Committee on the Judiciary; the National Science Foundation; various presidential...

Harley Martin Kilgore (1893-1956), Senator, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1108
Overview Papers of Harley M. Kilgore, U.S. Senator from West Virginia. This collection includes typescripts, manuscripts, correspondence, and printed material. The majority of the collection pertains to domestic affairs topics, including political campaigns, the Rosier-Martin contest for the Senate in 1941, bills introduced or sponsored by Kilgore, papers dealing with his activities as juvenile judge, and papers relating to various organizations and societies. Most of these papers relate to individuals,...

Herman Guy Kump (1877-1962) Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1609
Overview Correspondence, legal papers, speeches, clippings, photographs, and printed material of a Randolph County prosecuting attorney, mayor of Elkins, judge of the Twenty-second Judicial Circuit, Democratic politician, and state governor, 1933-1937. Subjects include John T. McGraw's senate contest, 1911; Canadian Reciprocity Agreement, 1911; women suffrage; State Prohibition Amendment, 1911-1912; VIRGINIA v. WEST VIRGINIA; Joseph Brown lynch case; New Deal operations and agencies in the state; Kump's...

Homer Adams Holt (1898-1975) Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1450
Overview Correspondence, messages, and state papers of West Virginia's twentieth governor, 1937-1941, and manuscript drafts of WEST VIRGINIA: A GUIDE TO THE MOUNTAIN STATE, 1941.

Ken Hechler Interview Transcript

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Collection Number: A&M.1164
Overview Transcription of an oral history interview by Niel M. Johnson of the Harry S. Truman Library with Ken Hechler. Hechler, born 1914 in Roslyn, NY, received A.B., Swarthmore 1935; M.A., Columbia 1936; Ph.D., Columbia 1940 in Political Science which he later taught at Columbia, Princeton, and Marshall Universities. He served as a U. S. Army combat historian in Europe during World War II. Hechler was a research assistant to President Franklin D. Roosevelt and was special assistant to President Harry...

Oscar Clemens Stine Interview Transcript

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Collection Number: A&M.2194
Overview A revised and indexed transcript copy of an interview with Dr. O.C. Stine, an expert in agricultural economics who was employed with the Department of Agriculture from the Progressive Era to that of the Fair Deal. Stine tells of his childhood on a farm in Jackson County, WV, his subsequent education in small town southeastern Ohio where his family moved, and his attendance and graduation from Ohio University with a bachelors in liberal arts and education. After teaching briefly on the secondary...

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Politics and government. 9
Elections 8
New Deal, 1933-1939 7
Editors - letters and papers. 4
Lawyers - letters and papers. 4
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Politicians -- United States 4
United States -- Politics and government 4
West Virginia - Politics and government. 4
World War II. 4
Fairmont. 3
Judges - letters and papers. 3
Labor organization. SEE ALSO Coal mining - labor 3
Unions. 3
Universities and colleges 3
Women's history -- 1900-1929 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
Academies (Private schools) 2
Account books 2
Arthurdale Homestead Project. 2
Charleston. 2
Coal mining - coal companies. 2
Diaries and journals. 2
General stores 2
Marion County (W. Va.) 2
Mills and mill-work 2
Mountain Lake Park (Md.) 2
Politicians 2
Railroads 2
Union names. 2
Unions. SEE ALSO Labor organization. 2
West Virginia - Governors. 2
Women's history -- 1850-1899 2
Agriculture 1
Arthurdale (W. Va.) 1
Bluefield (W. Va.) 1
Braxton County (W. Va.) 1
Canadian Reciprocity Agreement 1
Charleston Gazette 1
Chilton collection 1
Coal mining - Labor organization. 1
Coal mining - coal operators associations. 1
Depression. 1
Education - Arthurdale 1
Europe 1
Fairmont Index. 1
Fairmont Times. 1
Germany 1
Grafton. 1
Italy 1
Jackson County (W. Va.) 1
Judges -- West Virginia 1
Kentucky - coal lands. 1
Korean Conflict. 1
Labor 1
Labor organization - strikes. 1
Labor unions - Teamsters. 1
Land. 1
Logan. 1
London Naval Conference 1
Morgantown (W. Va.) 1
Mountaineer Craftman's Co-Operative Association 1
New Martinsville (W. Va.) 1
New River coalfields. 1
Pocahontas Mines 2. 1
Pocahontas Mines 6. 1
Poetry. 1
Political campaigns 1
Prohibition -- United States -- History 1
Randolph County (W. Va.) 1
Soviet Union 1
Transportation 1
Unions - Progressive Mine Workers of America. 1
Unions - Teamsters. 1
Unions - UMWA. 1
United States - Federal Reserve Act. 1
United States Congressmen - West Virginia. 1
Webster County (W. Va.) 1
West Union Record 1
West Union. 1
West Virginia - Five Year Plan. 1
West Virginia - Prohibition Amendment. 1
West Virginia - coal lands. 1
Wheeling (W. Va.) 1
Wheeling Register (Wheeling, W. Va.) 1
Women -- Suffrage 1
Women -- United States -- History 1
Women's Club of Arthurdale -- Arthurdale (W. Va.) 1
Women's history -- 1929-1950 1
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