Category Archives: In Library Only – Books

Pioneers in Wood County, Vol 2

IN LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY Open Text Document (672 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (121 MB) Title Pioneers in Wood County, Vol 2 Author John A. House Publication Information Wood County Historic Landmarks Commission 1984 Note The author compiled and wrote this history in the years 1914-1936 Land grants, purchases, sales, within Wood County (p. 1-271) […]

Pioneers in Wood County, Vol 1

IN LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY Open Text Document (672 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (121 MB) Title Pioneers in Wood County, Vol I Author John A. House Publication Information Wood County Historic Landmarks Commission 1984 Note The author compiled and wrote this history in the years 1914-1936 Land grants, purchases, sales, within Wood County (p. 1-271) […]

Parkersburg : A Bicentennial History

IN LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY Open Text Document (736 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (78 MB) Title Parkersburg : A Bicentennial History Subtitle 1785-1985 The official historical narrative celebrating the 200th anniversary of the first permanent settlement in Parkersburg, West Virginia Author Bernard L. Allen Publication Information Parkersburg Bicentennial Committee c1985 Note Photographs provided by John […]

Life and Crimes of Joseph Eisele

IN LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY Open Text Document (160 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (23 MB) Title Life and Crimes of Joseph Eisele Subtitle Alias John Schafer, the Parkersburg murderer Author Joseph Eisele Publication Information Originally published 1868 Facsimile reprint by C. R. Williams 1978 Note With an account of the Parkersburg murders, capture, trial, confession […]

If Thou Wilt Remember

IN LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY Open Text Document (192 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (29 MB) Title If Thou Wilt Remember Subtitle A historical narrative David Marion Burrows 1842 – 1864 Author Herbert L. Roush, Sr. Publication Information Lowell, MI Modern Printing 1995 Availability All copyrights apply and this work is available for read-only access while […]

Wildcat Cavalry

IN LIBRARY ACCESS ONLY Open Text Document (416 KB) Open Original Scanned Document (30 MB) Title Wildcat Cavalry Subtitle A Synoptic History of the Seventeenth Virginia Cavalry Regiment of the Jenkins-McCausland Brigade in the War Between the States Author John Harper Dawson Publication Information Dayton, OH Morningside House, Inc. 1982 Availability All copyrights apply and […]