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The historical atlas of West Virginia

Frank S. Riddel

The historical atlas of West Virginia

by Frank S. Riddel

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Published by West Virginia University Press in Morgantown .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West Virginia -- Historical geography -- Maps.,
  • West Virginia -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-295) and index.

    StatementFrank S. Riddel.
    GenreMaps.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG1295 .R53 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 306 p. :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22697139M
    ISBN 101933202270
    ISBN 109781933202273
    LC Control Number2008300781

    West Virginia. History Atlas: West Virginia Allegheny Regional Family History Society American History and Genealogy Project: West Virginia American Local History Network: West Virginia Berkeley County Historical Society Cemeteries of West Virginia Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet: West Virginia Earthquake History of West. Writer, illustrator detail creation of WV-themed 'Mountain Christmas' children's book [Charleston Gazette, 12/15/] Book Review: The Battle of Lewisburg featured on Civil War Books and Authors blog [Civil War Books and Authors, 11/17/].

    H.H. Hardesty & Co.,, Hardesty's Historical And Geographical Encyclopedia, Illustrated. [Atlas]. Special Virginia Edition, Giving a History of the Virginias with outline maps of Berkeley and Jefferson Counties, West Virginia.. Folio size book. Biographical Sketches of Book Edition: First Edition. Those in Alabama will find "Historical Atlas of Alabama, Volume 2, Cemetery Locations by County" as one of their best resources. Packed with over pages of maps, cemetery locations, notes, and bibliography, this atlas is the most thorough cemetery directory for the State of Alabama to date.

    West Virginia was the only state in the Union to secede from a Confederate state (Virginia) during the American Civil War. In Richmond on Ap , the 49 delegates from the future state of West Virginia voted 17 in favor of the Ordinance of Secession of Virginia from the United States, 30 against and 2 . History of West Virginia, Old and New. 2 vols. Chicago and New York: American Historical Society, Cappon, Lester J. Bibliography of Virginia History Since University of Virginia, Institute for Research in the Social Sciences, Monograph no. 5. Charlottesville,


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