Category Archives: Books

Ancestral Records and Portraits, Volume I

Open Text Document (2000 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (49 MB) Title Ancestral records and portraits; a compilation from the archives of Chapter I, the Colonial Dames of America. Volume I Notes Reprint of the 1910 ed Author Colonial Dames of America. Chapter I Publication Information Prepared under the direction of the Publication Committee by […]

History of Beechwood Addition and Parkersburg Iron Steel Company, The

Open Text Document (843 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (44 MB) Title The history of Beechwood Addition Parkersburg, West Virginia and the Parkersburg Iron & Steel Company Author James L. Miracle Edited by Christy Little. Publication Information Copyright 2007 Availability All copyrights apply and read only access for library patrons is granted by author permission. […]

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 […]