Category Archives: Books

Historic Sketches of the Life and Character of Hon Jacob Beeson

Open Text Document (159 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (7 MB) Title Historic Sketches of the Life and Character of Hon Jacob Beeson Subtitle An early pioneer of Wood County, Virginia, (now) West Virginia, and his descendants Author Stephen Chester Shaw Publication Information Parkersburg, WV Geo. Elletson 1881 Availability This work is believed to be […]

Headlight, The

Open Text Document (203 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (40 MB) Title The Headlight Subtitle Sights and scenes along the C & O route : Huntington, W. Va Author Not identified Publication Information Cincinnati, OH Romback & Groene 1897 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on […]

Early History of Pioneer Days in Jackson County

Open Text Document (400 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (42 MB) Title Early History of Pioneer Days in Jackson County Subtitle A history of Jackson County, Virginia (becoming West Virginia June 20, 1863) prior to 1900 Author Compiled by the Bicentennial Committee of Alpha Delta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Dorothy Rector, chairman […]

Duckworth Family, The

Open Text Document (36 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (4 MB) Title The Duckworth Family Author Compiled by Almeda Brenton Harpel Publication Information Des Moines, IA 1932 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on access and use. Item Type Biography Identifier PWCPL Call Number G B […]

Church Record for Sand Hill

Open Text Document (191 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (26 MB) Title Church Record for Sand Hill Subtitle The Evangelical United Brethren Church at Williamstown, W.Va. Author Not identified 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 Church […]

Tragedy of the Deserted Isle

Open Text Document (1000 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (53 MB) Title Tragedy of the Deserted Isle Subtitle A chronicle of the Burr and Blennerhassett conspiracy Author Warren Wood Publication Information Ravenswood, WV Worth While Book Co. 1909 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on access […]