Local History Trivia


Are you interested in Wood County and West Virginia local history? The Genealogy Department has launched a fun and exciting way to share documents from our collection and test your knowledge with short trivia quizzes.

List of Trivia Quizzes

Kinship Migration to Northwestern Virginia 1785-1815: The Myth of the Southern Frontiersman
by Philip W. Sturm. Ph. D
Book     Trivia Quiz

The History of Beechwood Addition, Parkersburg, West Virginia and the Parkersburg Iron & Steel Company
by James L. Miracle
Book     Trivia Quiz

Sketches of Wood County: Its Early History
by S. C. Shaw
Book     Trivia Quiz

Parkersburg, An Early Portrait
by James Dawson & Gary Null
Book     Trivia Quiz


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