Query: West Virginia
MS 1970 Gerard Fowke Papers
Creators:
Fowke, Gerard, 1855-1933
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1970
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

1970-a 18 Maps/with sites marked, examined by Mr. Fowke in 1891-2. (See Bulletin 23) 17 USGS topo sheets and two smaller. 1970-b Also reported aboriginal remains- mounds, grave, etc. in Virginia, West Virginia and Kentucky (?). In small leather notebook 4 x 7 in.

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in NAA.MS1970 for West Virginia
MS 4342 Letters relating to West Virginia archaeology
Creators:
Olafson, Sigfus
Solecki, Ralph S.
Dates:
August 29, 1949
Size:
3 Pages
2 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4342
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Gives detailed information regarding archeological sites in various parts of West Virginia, including area about 60 miles northwest of the Bluestone site; Coal River area, Boone County; at the head of Elk Run, southwest of Whitesville; mentions extensive stone walls along the Kanawha River above Montgomery; human skeleton found near Paytona …

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in NAA.MS4342 for West Virginia
Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway Company Drawings
Creators:
Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway Company
Dates:
1948-1950
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0279
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Engineering drawings (81) of the Centralized Traffic Control Machine electrical circuits of the Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway Company (later Norfolk and Western Railway Company). The circuits extend from Connellsville, Pennsylvania to Pittsburgh Junction, Ohio and include those for mechanical controls, electrical signals, and telephone communications. The drawings were made in …

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in NMAH.AC.0279 for West Virginia
MS 2156 Trails in the Vicinity of Bluefield [West Virginia]
Creators:
Myer, William Edward, 1862-1923
Dates:
undated
Size:
45 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2156
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Pages variously numbered.

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in NAA.MS2156 for West Virginia
Emory Kemp Glass and Ceramics Lantern Slide Collection
Creators:
Kemp, Emory L. (Professor)
Dates:
1930's.
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 box)
Glass plates, 3-1/4" x 4", silver gelatin.
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0138
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of lantern slides used as teaching aids by Dr. Emory Leland Kemp, Jr. (1931-2020) founder of the Department of the History of Science and Technology, West Virgnia University.

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in NMAH.AC.0138 for West Virginia
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: West Virginia
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1869-1941
Size:
0.94 Cubic feet (consisting of 2 boxes, 2 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.West
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: West Virginia forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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in NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.West for West Virginia
West Virginia General Store Ledger (Daybook)
Creators:
McCrum, L. L. (store owner)
Dates:
1879-1880.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0142
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A daybook from a general store in Aurora, West Virginia.

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in NMAH.AC.0142 for West Virginia
MS 2180 Report of a visit to the Grave Creek Mound, at Moundsville, West Virginia
Creators:
Setzler, Frank M. (Frank Maryl), 1902-1975
Norona, Delf, 1895-1974
Dates:
August 30-31, 1949
Size:
4 Pages
9 Photographs
3 Items (newspaper clippings )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2180
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typed report by Frank M. Setzler of a visit to the Grave Creek Mound, at Moundville, West Virginia. Also photographs by Delf Norona showing vertical and horizontal cross section views, (2 -30 cm.) one showing mound, from N.W., and one looking east toward the small building on the south side of mound …

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in NAA.MS2180 for West Virginia
MS 3091 Trail Maps of the Southeastern United States
Creators:
Myer, William Edward, 1862-1923
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3091
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes maps of: Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, West Virginia, Georgia, Louisiana, Florida, Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee.

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in NAA.MS3091 for West Virginia
Robert Lee Weide Photographs
Creators:
Weide, Robert Lee
Dates:
1910-1933.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1012
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs and photograph albums documenting engineering projects with which Robert Weide was involved. They include the Potomac Electric Power Company plant in Washington, D.C.; the Bureau of Engraving and Printing building in Washington, D.C.;. a hydroelectric plant on the James River for Bedford City, Virginia; a power plant in Salem …

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in NMAH.AC.1012 for West Virginia