On This Day
in West Virginia History...

<i>Wyoming Mountaineer</i> headline for fire at

On November 20, 1907, fire destroyed much of the business section of Oceana.

Learn more:
"Oceana Wiped Almost Off the Map by the Fire Fiend"
"Oceana Fire"
"An Appeal To The People And Prayer to County Court"
Oceana Community History
Wyoming County History Sources
Document-Based Questions

On This Day in West Virginia History: November