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Marian McQuade Collection

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Marian McQuade Collection
Span Dates: 1960-2003
Bulk Dates: 1960-2003
ID No: Ms2011-098
Donor: Family of Marian McQuade
Extent: 1 box manuscripts, 1 folder oversized
Language: English
Repository: West Virginia State Archives, Charleston, West Virginia
Abstract: This collection contains records of Marian McQuade, founder of National Grandparents Day
Processor: Amanda K. Adams

Box 1

1:1 Pamphlet, National Grandparents Day
1:2 Clippings, National Grandparents Day
1:3 Miscellaneous Papers, National Grandparents Day
1:4 State Proclamations, National Grandparents Day (photocopies)
1:5 Campaign Materials, Marian McQuade for Congress, 1970
1:6 Stationary/First Day Cover, National Grandparents Day
1:7 Speech, Marian McQuade, Lions Club of Charleston, May 1, 1993
1:8 Biographical Information, Marian McQuade
1:9 Clippings, Marian McQuade
1:10 Newsletter Articles, Marian McQuade
1:11 Speech on Marian McQuade, by Senator Shirley Love
1:12 News Release, Marian McQuade to interview President Dwight Eisenhower
1:13 Letter, Governor Arch A. Moore, Jr. to Marian McQuade, appointing her State Chairman of National Shut-In Day in West Virginia, September 19, 1972
1:14 Christmas Card, McQuade Family
1:15 Birth Certificate, Marian L. Herndon (McQuade) (photocopy)
1:16 West Virginia Senate Resolution No. 15, Marian McQuade, February 20, 1996
1:17 Certificate, University of Hard Knocks, Marian McQuade
1:18 Mailing List, West Virginia Society of Washington, D. C.
1:19 Miscellaneous Papers
1:20 Wonderful West Virginia, September 1995


Oversized Materials
(ArProc map drawer 044)

Caption Information Sheet
Caption Information Sheet
Sketch of Marian McQuade, by Willard Downes
Certificate, Marian McQuade, Fayette County Senior Citizen's Program
Certificate, Mrs. Joe L. McQuade appointment as member of the State Commission on Aging, by Governor Arch A. Moore, Jr., July 24, 1973
Article, "McQuade living proof volunteers provide, receive the will to survive, Fayette Tribune & Montgomery Herald, September 1991
Sketch/Poem, "A Link in the Chain of Life," by Bernice Lilly Maynard

Transferred to Audiovisual

DVD, National Grandparents Day and Marian McQuade

Transferred from West Virginia Archives and History to the State Museum

Plaque, Senator Robert C. Byrd, National Grandparent of the Year, 2003

Manuscript Collections

West Virginia Archives and History