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West Virginia

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Charleston, West Virginia Account Book,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2011-070
Abstract

Collection consists of a ledger listing accounting information for an unidentified business located in the Charleston, West Virginia area.

Dates: February 23, 1885 - September 3, 1885

Lenore McComas Coberly Papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Ms-1992-035
Scope and Contents

Papers include a copy of Bob Adkins: Lincoln County Gas Man by Coberly fromĀ Goldenseal, typed notes from 1990 interview with Adkins, and information on Coberly's genealogy.

Dates: 1990

Confederate Repair Agreement For Beckley Mill (West) Virginia

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-043
Abstract

This collection contains the memorandum of an agreement between General John B. Floyd and Thomas J. Leaford of Fayette County, Virginia (now part of West Virginia), for $598.03 for damages to Alfred Beckley's mill. Leaford is also instructed to obtain a deed of trust from Beckley to the Confederate States of America.

Dates: 1861

County Map of Virginia and West Virginia

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0044
Abstract

Map is among the earliest to distinguish West Virginia from Virginia.

Dates: 1863

Bettie D. Cramer Manuscript Book,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-062
Abstract

The collection consists of a manuscript receipt book created by/belonging to Bettie D. Cramer of Wheeling, West Virginia, c. 1883. The notebook contains recipes, housekeeping tips, and elocution exercises.

Dates: c. 1883-1884

Curry Family Letters

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Ms-1992-009
Scope and Contents

Family in Atchison County, Missouri, writing to family and friends in Greenbrier County, West Virginia. Nine letters in which they write about the beauty of the country, Grange and revival meetings, crops, weather, sickness, and deaths.

Dates: 1851 - 1881

Esaw Worrell Franklin Letter

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2018-040
Abstract

The collection contains a letter written by Esaw Worrell Franklin, February 26, 1862, from the camp of the 29th Virginia Infantry, to his parents in Carroll County, Virginia.

Dates: 1862

Hanawha Fall

 Collection — Frame 1
Identifier: Art-068

Samuel Bolitho Jeffries Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2016-016
Abstract

The collection contains Samuel Bolitho Jeffries (1884-1953) diaries from 1912-1951 (minus several individual years). These diaries depict both Jeffries' personal life, as well as his career as a civil engineer.

Dates: 1912 - 1951

J. D. Kingsbury Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1989-054
Abstract

Papers of J. D. Kingsbury, a missionary of the American Sunday-School Union of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, working in Monongalia and Marion counties, Virginia (now West Virginia), in 1854. Includes letters from American Sunday-School Union officers, a missionary working in counties adjacent to Kingsbury's, and J. S. McKinney of Palatine; and a form letter appointing Kingsbury as missionary.

Dates: 1854