County History Resources
Counties of West Virginia
"Loyalties in Conflict: Union and Confederate Sympathy in Barbour County," by John W. Shaffer (West Virginia History)
"Loyalty and Civil Liberty in Fayette County During the Civil War," Lou Athey (West Virginia History)
Jefferson County seat moved from Shepherdstown to Charles Town (Time Trail)
The Formation of Jackson County
The Formation of Lincoln County
First Meeting of the Calhoun County Court
Minority Report of the Committee on the Calhoun County Seat Question
"After Thirteen Years Of Dispute Grantsville Became A County Seat"
Rachel Cutlip vs. Sheriff of Calhoun County
"The Tucker Court War"
County Seat War in Tucker County
West Virginia Supreme Court Opinion in Hamilton et al v. Tucker County Court et al
Select Documents from Minear et al vs. County Court of Tucker (Supreme Court Records, Ar1800)
Mob Putting Records into Tucker County Courthouse at Parsons
"The Courthouse Wars"
"She Passes Away" (Marion County Courthouse)
"Torn Down" (Marion County Courthouse)
"How (Fayette) County Records Were Preserved Through War and Court House Fires"
"The Death of Constable Riggs: Ethnic Conflict in Marion County in the World War I Era," by Charles H. McCormick (West Virginia History)
Rural Free Delivery Introduced in Jefferson County (Time Trail)
"Segregation and Integration in the Appalachian Coalfields: McDowell County Responds to the Brown Decision," by Alice E. Carter (West Virginia History)
Kanawha County Textbook Controversy (Time Trail)

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