The following is a list of books and articles by and about Virgil Lewis which can be found at the West Virginia State Archives Library.
Lewis, Virgil Anson. Anne Bailey, Magazine of History,
with Notes and Queries, v.11 no. 3 March 1910, pp.126-128.
Washington DC, Library of Congress, 1954.
________________. Biennial Report of the Department of
Archives and History of the State of West Virginia,
Arc 1. 1:
________________. Early Education in West Virginia,
History of Education in West Virginia, State Superintendent of Free
Schools, Charleston, WV, Tribune Printing Company, 1904. pp.17-
Edu 2. 2: H5.
________________. Early Methodism in West Virginia from
1770-1810, n.p. 1910.
________________. History and Government of West
Virginia, New York, American Book Co., 1896, 1902, 1912.
________________. History of the Battle of Point Pleasant
Fought Between White Men and Indians at the Mouth of the Great
Kanawha River, Now Point Pleasant, Monday, October 10, 1774,
Charleston WV, Tribune Publishing Co., 1909.
________________. History of West Virginia in Two Parts,
Philadelphia, Hubbard Brothers, 1889.
________________. "How West Virginia Became a Member of the
Federal Union," West Virginia History, v.30, 1968-1969, pp.
598-606.. Reprinted from Southern Historical Magazine, v.2 no.1,
Arc 1. 4:
________________. How West Virginia Was Made, Proceedings of
the First Convention of the People of Northwestern Virginia at
Wheeling, May 13-15, 1861 and the Journal of the Second Convention
of the People of Northwestern Virginia, Charleston, West
Virginia, News-Mail Company Public Printers, 1909.
_________________. Life and Times of Anne Bailey: the Pioneer
Heroine of the Great Kanawha Valley, Charleston, WV, Butler
Printing Company, 1891.
_________________. Mad Ann, the Huntress, United States
Magazine, v.3 (ns) no.3 , pp. 235-237. Washington DC, Library
of Congress, 1954.
_________________. A Manual and Graded Course of Primary
Instruction for the Country and Village Schools of West
Virginia, Charleston, Moses W. Donnally, Public Printers,
Edu 2. Ele 1. 6/3:
_________________. Methodism in West Virginia From the Year 1800
to the Organization of the Pittsburgh Conference in 1825, West
Virginia History, Charleston, WV, v. 3 1941- 1942, pp.
Arc 1. 4:
_________________. Notes on Dr. Willis DeHass,
_________________ The Original Indiana Territory: the
Eleventh Amendment to the Federal Constitution, Fifth Annual
Meeting of the West Virginia Historical and Antiquarian Society,
Charleston, WV, Butler Printing Company, 1895.
975.4 L6760 Pam.
_________________. Sketches of the Evans Family of Monongalia
County, Charleston, WV, 1911.
_________________. Soldiery of West Virginia, in the French
and Indian War, Lord Dunmore's War, the Revolution, the Later
Indian Wars, the Whiskey Insurrection, the Second War with England,
the War with Mexico, Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing,
_________________. Southern Historical Magazine, v.1-2,
Edited and Published Virgil A. Lewis, Charleston, WV,
_________________. The Story of the Louisiana Purchase,
St. Louis, Woodward and Tiernan Printing Co., 1903.
________________. Virginia and the Virginians, Joint
Authorship, H.H. Hardesty, Richmond and Toledo, 1888.
_________________. West Virginia: Its History, Natural
Resources, Industrial Enterprises and Institutions, West
Virginia Commission of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition,
Charleston, Tribune Printing Co., 1904.
_________________. West Virginia School Journal, Editor,
Atkinson, George Wesley. Prominent Men of West Virginia,
Wheeling, WV, 1890, pp.633-634.
Brand. Irene B. Mason County Remembers Virgil A. Lewis,
Wonderful West Virginia, v. 41:11, January, 1978.
Nat 1. 4:
Marquis, A.N. Who Was Who in America, v.1 1897-1942,
Chicago, A.N. Marquis Co., 1943. pp. 727-728.
R 920.073 W62w.
Wood, Warren. Representative Authors of West Virginia,
Ravenswood, WV, Worth- while Book Company, 1926, pp. 58-59.
R 920.0754 A875
"Dedication State Marker Honoring Virgil A. Lewis, 1848-1912,"
WV Historic Commission, 6- 4-1963.
"Life of Former State Historian Included in Biographical Volume," Huntington Advertiser, 3- 30-1924.
"Mason County Remembers Virgil A. Lewis," Wonderful West Virginia, 41:11, January 1978.
"Mrs. Virgil Lewis Funeral is Here on Wednesday," Point Pleasant Register, 7-21- 1941.
"Museum Honors First WV Historian," Herald-Dispatch, 10-21-1984.
"Praises State Historian Virgil A. Lewis," Beckley Post-Herald, 4-6-1962.
"Virgil Anson Lewis, WV First All-State Historian and State Superintendent of Schools," 1971.
"Virgil Anson Lewis, Men of West Virginia," Vol 1, Biographical Publishing Co., 1903.
"We Remember Papa, by Lucie and Virginia Lewis," WV Hillbilly, 7-16-1977.
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