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Randolph County (W. Va.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 56 Collections and/or Records:

West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company, Reports

Collection Number: A&M.1051
Overview Two typescript reports on the company's timberlands in Pocahontas, Randolph, and Webster counties, including graphs, contour maps, and photographs. Topics covered include a reproduction study made on the Cheat and Elk River watersheds, a forest survey and a summary of detailed estimates.
Dates: 1920

Whetsell Collection, Historical Records Regarding West Virginia

Collection Number: A&M.4064
Overview Historical records collected by Elkins, West Virginia resident Robert C. Whetsell. Includes mostly records of the Baldwin-Chandlee supply company (supplying equipment to regional timber companies, etc.), including predominantly invoices, and also correspondence and ledgers (boxes 1-21, 1907-1925). There are also: papers of M.M. Smith, an Elkins businessman, regarding the estate of A.W. Smith (box 22, ca. 1863-1892); Randolph County Court dockets documenting the court of Justice J.L. Ligget (box...
Dates: ca. 1905-1954

William J. Flanagan (b.1838) Papers

Collection Number: A&M.0768
Scope and Contents Positive Photostats of two deeds from Randolph County, [W.] Va. The first one dated August 12, 1826, is from Ebenezer Flanagan to John and William Flanagan; the second dated September 7, 1866, is from Columbus Wolford to William J. Flanagan.
Dates: 1826; 1866

William Rice Research Papers Regarding West Virginia Genealogy and Other Topics

Collection Number: A&M.4317
Overview Historical research material collected by William Rice from ca. 1975-2015, mostly relating to the history of western Virginia and southeastern West Virginia, the Upper Potomac River basin, and particularly Elkins and Randolph County. There are three record series including subject files (boxes 1-4), miscellaneous research files (boxes 4-5), and family histories (boxes 5-16). Subject files are arranged alphabetically and cover many topics ranging from early settlement, the formation of cities...
Dates: ca. 1975-2015

Willis Guy Tetrick, Jr. Genealogy Research Papers

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

Works Progress Administration, West Virginia Publications

Collection Number: A&M.4093
Overview West Virginia related publications of the Work Progress Administration, mainly consisting of Inventories of the County Archives of West Virginia prepared by The Historical Records Survey Division of Women's and Professional Projects, as well as inventories of federal archives in West Virginia, church archives, public vital statistics, and calendars of letters and papers. Also includes two folk studies of counties by the West Virginia Writers' Program. The Historical Records Survey was a project...
Dates: 1937-1941