Monthly Archives: April 2018

None Called Him Neighbor

Open Text Document (193 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (17 MB) Title None Called Him Neighbor Subtitle The story of Harman Blennerhassett and the Aaron Burr conspiracy Author Marie Wood Publication Information Parkersburg, WV? 1951 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on access and use. Item […]

Record of the Rider Family

Open Text Document (124 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (17 MB) Title Record of the Rider Family Subtitle Chiefly descendants of John Rider born about 1775, died 1855 Author Compiled by Sarah Rider Bond Publication Information Buckhannon, WV 1917 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on […]

Sketches of Wood County

Open Text Document (368 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (24 MB) Title Sketches of Wood County Subtitle Its early history, as embraced in and connected with other counties of West Virginia, also brief accounts of first settlers; and their descendants. Including accounts of its soils, timber, minerals, water, and material wealth Author Stephen Chester Shaw […]

Fruitful Valley, Surname Index of

Open Text Document (70 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (6 MB) Title Surname Index of Fruitful Valley Subtitle A chronicle of Williamstown, West Virginia Author Index by Linda Davis Roush Publication Information Not identified Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on access and use. Item Type […]

Carnegie Library

Open Text Document (31 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (4 MB) Title Carnegie Library Subtitle A souvenir Author Not identified Publication Information Parkersburg, WV Carnegie Library 1905 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on access and use. Item Type Historical book Identifier PWCPL Call Number G […]

Southern Sympathizers

Open Text Document (185 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (28 MB) Title Southern Sympathizers Subtitle Wood County Confederate soldiers & a sketch of the Nighthawk Rangers of Wood, Jackson, Wirt and Roane Counties in West Virginia. Author Not identified Publication Information Parkersburg, WV West Augusta Historical and Genealogical Society Note Pages from an old manuscript […]