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Universities and colleges

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 102 Collections and/or Records:

West Virginia Historical Society Records

Collection Number: A&M 0447

Correspondence and other materials, including notices of, and resolutions adopted at, the founders meeting at Morgantown, 30 September 1869.

Dates: 1869-1881

West Virginia Human Rights Commission Archives

Collection Number: A&M 1887
Overview Papers of Thomas W. Gavett, Chairman of the Commission. Subjects covered include: surveys of equal employment opportunities, newspaper clippings, material from the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, correspondence regarding non-discriminatory college applications for West Virginia institutions of higher learning, memoranda from the executive director to commission members, minutes of meetings, hearings, West Virginia Interracial Commission created by Governor M.M. Neely, West Virginia...
Dates: 1961-1966

West Virginia State Board of Control, Correspondence

Collection Number: A&M 1976
Overview Correspondence of the West Virginia State Board of Control, which was responsible for all state correctional institutions, educational institutions, and hospitals from 1909 to 1949. Individuals serving on the three-man board at various times were John S. Lakin, J.W. Barnes, J.A. Chambers, J.S. Darst, Edgar B. Stewart, J.Z. Terrell, W.R. Thurmond, John B. White, and F.W. McCullough. State institutions covered in the correspondence are Bluefield State College; Berkeley Springs Sanitarium;...
Dates: 1909-1949

West Virginia State Buildings Records

Collection Number: A&M 0711

Blueprints, correspondence, contractors' accounts, photographs, and other papers for buildings at West Virginia University, Marshall College, Glenville State Normal School, West Liberty State Normal School, New River State School, and other institutions.

Dates: 1912, 1926-1931

West Virginia University, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Education in East Africa, Papers and Photos

Collection Number: A&M 0277
Overview An agricultural education program sponsored by the United States Agency for International Development administered through the West Virginia University Office of International Programs in cooperation with the West Virginia University College of Agriculture and Forestry. Reports and publicity releases on projects undertaken by the WVU College of Agriculture in East Africa to help the nations of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda to develop agricultural educational programs on the secondary and...
Dates: 1960-1970

West Virginia University, Potomac State College, 100th Anniversary Program and Print

Collection Number: A&M 5059

One program and one "art print" commemorating the 100th anniversary of Potomac State College; 3/31/2001.

Dates: 2001

West Virginia University, President E. Gordon Gee, Speeches and Other Material

Collection Number: A&M 5246
Scope and Contents

Copies of speeches given by Dr. Gee during his various terms as President of West Virginia University (1981-1985; 2014-present), the University of Colorado (1985-1990), Ohio State University (1990-1998; 2007-2013), Brown University (1998-2000), and as Chancellor of Vanderbilt University (2000-2007). This collection also includes news articles spawned from Gee’s speeches, pre-event briefings, and correspondence related to Gee’s speeches. Many speeches have digital copies available.

Dates: 1982 January-2013 May

Wheeling University Trustees Book

Collection Number: A&M 2012

By-laws, act of incorporation and minutes to meetings of the governing board of a college sponsored by the Methodist Episcopal Church. Wheeling University was a liberal arts college emphasizing the natural sciences and medicine. The minutes mostly deal with financial matters especially the acquisition and disposal of property.

Dates: 1831-1847

William A. Moreland, Political Papers, World War II Records, and Other Material

Collection Number: A&M 2032
Overview Papers of a Morgantown lawyer and state legislator. Includes political correspondence of William Moreland addressing issues ranging from abortion to coal mining with a majority of the papers regarding the operation of state bureaucracy and the importance of organized labor in West Virginia. Addendum of 2010/10/29 includes Moreland's World War II (WWII) service records, family genealogy, and family photographs. Addenda of 2011/03/21 and 2011/06/20 include papers of William Moreland, and...
Dates: 1824-2008

William E. Brooks (1875-1960), Collector, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0485
Overview Civil War materials collected by Dr. Brooks in writing his biographies of Grant and Lee. Included are pamphlets, scrapbooks, newspapers, photographs, and originals and copies of soldiers' letters, journals, and military reports. There are typed copies of a journal, 3 November-2 December 1863, of a civilian observer in Tennessee, who was at Grant's headquarters at the Battle of Chattanooga; letters, 1861-1864, of William Ludwig, a private in the Thirty-fourth Ohio Volunteer Infantry in...
Dates: ca. 1825-1944