Category Archives: Books

Gleanings from Wood County, West Virginia

Open Text Document (307 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (12 MB) Title Gleanings from Wood County, West Virginia Subtitle History and traditions and a little about the lives of some of the people who were called “The pioneers.” Author Nancy Stout Beckwith Publication Information Washington, WV 1969 Availability This work is believed to be in […]

Fruitful Valley

Open Text Document (1000 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (48 MB) Title Fruitful Valley Subtitle A chronicle of Williamstown, West Virginia Author Editor, Elizabeth R. Fenton Publication Information Marietta, OH Williamstown Historical Committee Richardson Printing Corporation 1976 Note Writers-researchers, Frances Sidell, chairman, and 4 others Photographs, Raymond Heaton. Availability This work is believed to be […]

Blennerhassett Island in Romance and Tragedy

Open Text Document (547 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (33 MB) Title Blennerhassett Island in Romance Tragedy Subtitle The authentic story of Blennerhassett Island with the Burr episode entwined about it ; the romance and mystery of the Blennerhassetts ; Burr under footlights and shadows ; tragedy of Theodosia Burr Author Minnie Kendall Lowther Publication […]

West Virginia State Gazetteer and Business Directory 1918-1919

1st Half, Open Text Document (3000 KB) 2nd Half, Open Text Document (3000 KB) Open Entire Original Scanned Document (404 MB) 1st Half, Open Original Scanned Document (198 MB) 2nd Half, Open Original Scanned Document (202 MB) Title West Virginia State Gazetteer and Business Directory 1918-1919 Author R.L. Polk & Co Publication Information Wheeling, WV […]

Virginia and Virginians, Pulaski County

Open Text Document (282 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (41 MB) Title Virginia and Virginians, Pulaski County Author Robert Alonzo Brock Secretary of the Virginia Historical Society 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 Biography Identifier PWCPL […]

Virginia and Virginians, Montgomery County

Open Text Document (234 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (17 MB) Title Virginia and Virginians Montgomery County Subtitle Eminent Virginians, 1606-1888 Author Robert Alonzo Brock Secretary of the Virginia Historical Society Publication Information Not identified Availability This work is believed to be in the public domain with no known restrictions on access and use. Item […]