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Delbert Ray French Collection (Ms2021-294)
Funeral cards, and materials relating to the Du Pont Belle plant, 1928-2021
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William David Mason Collection (Ms2021-293)
World War II correspondence and land surveys in Kanawha County, 1888-1990
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Christopher Lively Civil War Letters Collection (Ms2021-292)
Civil War letters written by Christopher Lively, 22nd Virginia Infantry, to his wife Matilda Margaret (Mag) Lively in Centerville (present-day Greenville) in Monroe County, 1864-1865.
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Wallace-Mathews Collection (Ms2021-291 and Ph2021-291)
Correspondence, clippings, school materials, civic organization materials, gas industry materials, scrapbooks, and photographs, relating to the Wallace and Mathews families of Charleston, 1784-2002
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Eugene Hezekiah Washington Collection (Ms2021-233)
Materials on African American schools and alumni organizations, 1929-2017
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William Harry Clarke Collection (Ms2021-207)
Correspondence, World War II chaplain William Harry Clarke and wife Ruth Gilmore Clarke, 1935-1946
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Tina Sonis Holmes Collection (Sc2021-205)
Taylor Jones caricatures, Kiwanis Club newsletters, centennial scrapbook, and other materials, 1957-1992
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Ronald and Sybil Ryan Lawrence Collection (Ms2021-203)
World War II correspondence and Charleston materials, 1912-1962
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George F. Williamson Family Collection (Ms2021-202)
Original land records from Logan and Mingo counties and Pike County, Kentucky, and documents relating to Williamson
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Frank W. Helvey Jr. Collection (Ms2021-167)
Legal papers and political campaign materials, Kanawha County, 1960-1994
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Minnie Johnson Collection (Ms2021-106)
Diary and log of automobile trip to western United States in 1929 and correspondence to parents in Lewisburg while teaching in New Mexico during World War II
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Paul J. Nyden Collection (Ms2021-001)
Papers of award-winning investigative reporter, 1912-2016
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Leslie D. Carpenter Collection (Ms2020-081)
Miscellaneous materials, primarily Harrison County, including John W. Davis letters, Harry Powers photographs, and The Waldo Hotel documents, and items signed by Governor Henry (Lighthorse Harry) Lee and Thomas McKeand, 1740-2006
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David Smith Collection (Ms2020-053)
Documents, Fire Creek Coal and Coke Company, 1854-1995
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C. Donald Hatfield Collection (Ms2020-049)
Writings of newspaper publisher and author C. Donald Hatfield, 1949-2003
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Shannondale and Beyond Collection (Ms2018-081)
Documents relating to Citizens of Shannondale, Shannondale Woman's Club, and other organizations in Shannondale Springs, 1957-2011
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Pendleton County Clerk Collection (Ar2095)
Records from office of Pendleton County Clerk, 1790-1964
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Roane County Circuit Clerk Collection (Ar2096)
Chancery and law case files of the Roane County Circuit Court
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McDowell County Circuit Clerk Collection (Ar2094)
Chancery and law case files of the McDowell County Circuit Court
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Mercer County Circuit Clerk Collection (Ar2092)
Chancery and law case files of the Mercer County Circuit Court
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Gilmer County Clerk Collection (Ar2090)
Records from office of Gilmer County Clerk, 1844-1950
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Okey DeRaimo Photograph Collection (Ph2018-028)
Photographic negatives taken by Okey DeRaimo during his thirty-five-year career with Armco Steel
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Morgan County Clerk Collection (Ar2089)
Records from office of Morgan County Clerk, 1751-1950
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Pleasants County Circuit Clerk Collection (Ar2087)
Chancery and law case files of the Pleasants County Circuit Court
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Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation Collection (Ms2018-024)
Records of the Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation
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Barton Family Collection (Ms2018-007)
Materials of family including William A. Barton and his son Robert Jameson Barton who was killed in Vietnam, 1936-1993
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Doddridge County Clerk Collection (Ar2086)
Records from office of Doddridge County Clerk, 1841-1954
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Lewis County Clerk Collection (Ar2085)
Records from office of Lewis County Clerk, 1816-1968
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J. Alfred Taylor Collection (Ms2018-005)
Papers of Fayette County newspaper publisher and politician who served in WV House, US House, Fayette County School Board, 1897-2007
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League of Women Voters of West Virginia (Ms2018-002)
Correspondence, other files, 1943-2017
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Tanner J. Livisay Collection (Ms2018-001)
Papers of Tanner J. Livisay, home demonstration agent and later state extension specialist with the Extension Service
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Naylor Family Collection (Ms2017-039)
Correspondence of the family of Walter L. Naylor, mostly his wife Elfa and children Merle, Carl, and Rex
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Keely Family Collection (Ms2017-038)
Papers of the Keely Family of Kanawha County, also 13th Maine Infantry
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Governor Earl Ray Tomblin Collection (Ar2082)
Papers of Governor Earl Ray Tomblin
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First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin Collection (Ar2083)
Papers of First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin.
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Monongalia County Circuit Clerk Collection (Ar2079)
Chancery and law case files of the Monongalia County Circuit Court
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Robert Lee Beanblossom Collection (Ar2081)
Papers of the Conservation Commission and its successor, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
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Woman's Kanawha Literary Club Collection (Ms2017-019)
Papers of the Woman's Kanawha Literary Club.
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Mineral County Chancery Files (Ar2028)
Papers of the Mineral County Circuit Clerk.
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Calhoun County Chancery Files (Ar2054)
Papers of the Calhoun County Circuit Clerk.
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Marion County Circuit Clerk Collection (Ar2025)
Papers of the Marion County Circuit Clerk.
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James F. Brown III Collection (Ms2016-071)
Papers of the Brown family of Kanawha and Cabell counties.
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