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June 1
Proclamation by Governor Arthur I. Boreman, appointing a Memorial Day for Lincoln, 1865. (Ar1723:339)

June 2
Dedication of the Three-State Network of Ten Memorial Hospitals by the UMWA Welfare and Retirement Fund, 1952. (Sc89-18)

June 3
Abraham Lincoln note, 1863. (Ms87-173)

June 4
Letter from Leon Sullivan extending best wishes to Charleston area teachers, 1964. (Ms2014-073)

June 5
Correspondence to Charleston Branch, NAACP from Montgomery Improvement Association signed by Ralph D. Abernathy, 1956. (Ms2009-009)

June 6
Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross, letter, 1865. (Ar382)

June 7
Small Pox Quarantine by State Board of Health, Martinsburg W. Va. June 7th, 1992 (1892?) (Ar1729)

June 8
Telephone Directory, Fall Issue 1921 for Martinsburg and the surrounding areas.

June 9
Alexander Campbell writing from Bethany, Va. to Charles S. Morgan regarding election in Brooke County, 1829. (Ms79-1, B1, F5)

June 10
Letter to John Taylor, sent from home, while stationed in Europe, 1945. (Ms2008-026)

June 11
Papers related to the expense of running the boundary line to divide the Northern Neck land grant of Lord Fairfax, 1747. (Ms79-3)

June 12
Program from Marshall County’s First Annual Observance of New Citizens Day, at the Community Playgrounds, Moundsville, 1939 (Ms2017-016)

June 13
The Outlook with article "Forced Labor in West Virginia" by Gino C. Speranza, 1903 (Ms2016-008, B1)

June 14
Commencement Invitation from the Glenville Normal School, 1897 (Ms2017-018, 2:6)

June 15
Letter to William H. Edwards from David T. Ansted regarding investments in coal lands along the Great Kanawha, 1873 (Ms79-2, 7)

June 16
Letter from Thomas Clark Atkeson to Gov. Aretas Brooks Fleming regarding the Agricultural Exposition at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair, 1892. (Ar1729, 27A)

June 17
Deposition of Thomas Harrison of Prince William County about the discovery of the "Falls of Potowmack" sworn before William Byrd, 1737 (Ms80-187)

June 18
Second Annual Commencement of Barboursville District Public Schools at Olive Church, 1910 (Sc82-252)

June 19
Letter from Joseph Hubert Diss Debar to Gov. John Jeremiah Jacob about immigrants from Norway and Sweden, 1871 (Ar1725, 045)

June 20
The Order of Ceremonies for “The Inauguration of the New State,” Wheeling, 1863 (Ms2006-044)

June 21
Mother Jones speaking in Matewan, U. M. W. of A. District No. 17. (Ms90-82, 114:14)

June 22
Land patent from Lt. Gov. Alexander Spotswood to Richard Nance for 142 acres of land in Prince George County (Ms80-222)

June 23
Broadside, "Dedication of Union Soldier Monument," Ripley, WV, with Judge George W. Atkinson, 1915 (Sc82-37, F8)

June 24
Toptidings of Camp Bowers, Pickens, W. Va., CCC Co. 2594, Camp S-62, Volume 1, Number 1, featuring news and events, 1939 (Ms85-17, CCC Collection, 1939)

June 25
Program from the 49th Annual Installation at the Beckley Lodge No. 95, A. F. & A. M., Masonic Hall, 1943 (Ms2008-091, B2)

June 26
Letter from Charles Brown to Gov. John. J. Jacob, requesting arms and munitions to celebrate National Independence, Preston County, 1876 (Ar1725)

June 27
Diploma from the Virginia Institution for the Instruction of the Deaf and Dumb and the Blind awarded to Emily Franklin of Kanawha County, 1845 (Ms92-109)

June 28
Telegram, steamboat, 1863. (Ms79-18, 26)

June 29
Estate sale of S.M. Arnold at Burlington W.Va., including tract of land with Nancy Hanks birthplace, 1968 (Sc85-161 -Z10-7)

June 30
Plan of the town of Romney, 1790. (Ma24-7)

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