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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 70 Collections and/or Records:

West Virginia League of Municipalities, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1211
Scope and Contents

Bulletins, reports, correspondence, and miscellaneous material. Subjects covered include state aid, the Tax Limitation Amendment, New Deal agencies, police education and training, and various municipal services and problems.

Dates: 1935-1940

West Virginia League of Municipalities Papers

Collection Number: A&M 2146
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers, and publications of the disbanded W.Va. League of Municipalities. Includes material from the American Municipal Association (AMA); items from the West Virginia Legislature such as proposed municipal legislation; AMA and League conventions, programs,activities, and workshops; surveys of municipal services and ordinances; membership lists; and press releases. Correspondents include:W.W. Barron; Ivor [Boiarsky]; Robert C. Byrd; Eugene Elkins; Carl Frasure; Denzil Gainer;...
Dates: 1954-1968

West Virginia, Office of Auditor, Records

Collection Number: A&M 3155

Public utility tax reports on car lines, bus and airlines, oil and gas companies, telephone and telegraph companies, and railroads operating in West Virginia. The collection represents a portion of the microfilmed archives of the Auditors Office.

Dates: 1935-1945

West Virginia, Secretary of State Archives

Collection Number: A&M 2142
Overview Official records on the appointment, resignation, and removal of state officers, railroad and special police, and corporate representatives. Archives include financial records of state agencies, executive meeting minutes, executive decrees, and documents relating to pardons, extraditions, and state convicts in county jails. Much information relates to charters and taxation of railroad companies. Also contains official state election returns and records concerning the reconstruction of the...
Dates: 1861-1939

West Virginia, State Treasurer Records

Collection Number: A&M 0761

A ledger and a volume of receipts for the Reorganized Government of Virginia at Wheeling, later the state government of West Virginia. The receipts are for taxes, licenses, wills and deeds.

Dates: 1861-1867

Wetzel County Archives

Collection Number: A&M 0455

Court case papers and record books consisting of road reports, order books, bonds, dockets, executions, oaths and land papers. There are also wills and estate settlements, contracts, royalty leases, liens, receipts, licenses and tax apportionments.

Dates: 1846-1872

William A. Moreland, Collector, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1973
Overview Papers of Alexander Smith and George W. Brown. The Smith papers are letters and receipts, 1794-1814, and include a letter from N. Suter commenting on a naval battle of the War of 1812, current prices, government, and business conditions and receipts for the payment for slaves. The Brown letters, 1870-1886, concern a gift to West Virginia University, marriage, and payment of land taxes. Correspondents or persons mentioned include Alexander Martin and John W. Mason. Receipts, 1881-1894, are...
Dates: 1794-1958

William Lyne Wilson (1843-1900) Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1694
Overview Correspondence, diaries, writings, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous papers of Wilson, a private in the Twelfth Virginia Cavalry (Confederate), President of West Virginia University, 1882-1883, member of Congress, 1883-1895, Postmaster General, 1895-1897, author of the Wilson-Gorman Tariff, 1894, and President of Washington and Lee University, 1897-1900. The collection includes portions of the diaries covering the years 1862-1863, 1865, 1868-1870, 1877-1891, 1896-1899. Most of the...
Dates: 1862-1900

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,...
Dates: 1708-1997

Wilson and Stribling Families Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0880

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