On September 6, 1894, one of the biggest gas wells ever drilled was completed on Moses Spencer's farm on Indian Creek, Tyler County.
"A Pillar Of Fire: 'Big Moses' Struck By Lightning"
"Blew The Fire Out: The Big Moses Well Didn't Burn Very Long"
On September 6, 1902, President Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt spoke in Wheeling.
Articles on President Theodore Roosevelt's Visit to Wheeling, September 6, 1902
On This Day in West Virginia History: September