Category Archives: Books

Address to the People of West Virginia, An

Open Text Document (252 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (10 MB) Title Address to the people of west Virginia : shewing that slavery is injurious to the public welfare, and that it may be gradually abolished without detriment to the rights and interests of slave holders Author Henry Ruffner Publication Information A reprint by the […]

Legend of the Little Kanawha, A

Open Text Document (19 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (1 MB) Title A legend of the Little Kanawha : as handed down by tradition Author By the author of Log Cabin Lore Publication Information Parkersburg, W. Va. Parkersburg Daily State Journal Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known […]

History of Transportation in the Ohio Valley, A

Open Text Document (2000 KB) Open Scanned Document (226 MB) Title A history of transportation in the Ohio Valley : with special reference to its waterways, trade and commerce from the earliest period to the present time. Author Charles H. Ambler Publication Information Glendale, Calif. Arthur H. Clark, 1931 Availability This work is believed to […]

History of Education in West Virginia, A

Open Text Document (7 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (384 MB) Title A History of Education in West Virginia Subtitle From early Colonial times to 1949 Author Charles H. Ambler Publication Information Huntington, WV Standard Printing & Publishing Co 1951 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions […]

One Hundred Years of Marshall College

Open Text Document (600 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (34 MB) Title One hundred years of Marshall College : an account of the celebration of the centennial anniversary of the founding of the college Publication Information Huntington, W.Va. 1937 Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on […]

Carpenter and Allied Families

Open Text Document (345 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (42 MB) Title Carpenter and Allied Families Subtitle Genealogical and biographical Author Not identified Publication Information New York American Historical Company 1941 Note Prepared and printed for Miss Annie L. Carpenter Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions […]