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William W. Trent Collection
Ms2006-040

W. W. Trent served as state superintendent of schools from 1933-57


Box 1

1:1 Correspondence, 1909-15
1:2 Correspondence, 1916
1:3 Correspondence, 1917
1:4 Correspondence, 1918
1:5 Correspondence, 1919
1:6 Correspondence, 1920
1:7 Correspondence, 1921
1:8 Correspondence, 1922
1:9 Correspondence, 1923-26
1:10 Correspondence, 1929
1:11 Correspondence, 1927
1:12 Correspondence, November 1932
1:13 Correspondence, December 1932
1:14 Correspondence, 1932-33
1:15 Correspondence, January 1933
1:16 Correspondence, 1933
1:17 Correspondence, 1933-34
1:18 Correspondence, 1935
1:19 Correspondence, 1937
1:20 Correspondence, 1938
1:21 Correspondence, 1939
1:22 Correspondence, 1940-42
1:23 Correspondence, 1943
1:24 Correspondence, 1944-46
1:25 Correspondence, 1950-59
1:26 Correspondence, 1954-55
1:27 Correspondence, 1956
1:28 Correspondence, 1957
1:29 Correspondence, Undated
1:30 Correspondence, A, 1923-30
1:31 Correspondence, A, 1935-39
1:32 Correspondence, B, 1923-27
1:33 Correspondence, B, 1935-39
1:34 Correspondence, C, 1923-26
1:35 Correspondence, C, 1935-39
1:36 Correspondence, D, 1920-31
1:37 Correspondence, D, 1935-39
1:38 Correspondence, E-G, 1923-26
1:39 Correspondence, E, 1921, 1931
1:40 Correspondence, E, 1935-39
1:41 Correspondence, F, 1935-39
1:42 Correspondence, G, 1935-38
1:43 Correspondence, H-J, 1918-26
1:44 Correspondence, H, 1931-36
1:45 Correspondence, H, 1935-39
1:46 Correspondence, I-J, 1927-32
1:47 Correspondence, J, 1935-39
1:48 Correspondence, K-L, 1923-26
1:49 Correspondence, K, 1928-31
1:50 Correspondence, K, 1935-39
1:51 Correspondence, L, 1929-31
1:52 Correspondence, M, 1923-26
1:53 Correspondence, M, 1927-33, 1939-40
1:54 Correspondence, N-P, 1919-26
1:55 Correspondence, N, 1929-30, 1936, 1938
1:56 Correspondence, R, 1922-26
1:57 Correspondence, R, 1928-36
1:58 Correspondence, S-V, 1923-25
1:59 Correspondence, W-Z, 1923-26
1:60 Correspondence, W, 1930-35


Box 2

2:1 Correspondence to County Superintendents, 1933
2:2 Correspondence to County Superintendents, 1945
2:3 Correspondence to County Superintendents, 1947
2:4 Correspondence to County Superintendents, 1948
2:5 Correspondence to County Superintendents, 1956
2:6 Correspondence to County Superintendents, 1957
2:7 Correspondence, Golza Adkins, Huntington, Regarding Revocation of Teaching Certificate, 1942-47
2:8 Correspondence, Charles Ambler, 1936-49
2:9 Correspondence, William N. Beehler, State Relief Administration, 1934
2:10 Correspondence, Homer A. Holt
2:11 Correspondence, Herman Guy Kump
2:12 Correspondence, Clarence W. Meadows
2:13 Correspondence, Ephraim Morgan
2:14 Correspondence and Other Material, Matthew Neely, 1938-41
2:15 Correspondence, Lucy Robinson, 1953-56
2:16 Correspondence Regarding Joseph Rosier
2:17 Correspondence with Attorney General's Office Regarding Dispute Between Trent and State Board of Education, 1949-50
2:18 Correspondence, Christmas
2:19 Correspondence, Educators' Biographical Information
2:20 Correspondence, Formula for Distribution of State Aid, 1941
2:21 Correspondence, Trent to Legislators, 1955
2:22 Correspondence, Retirement, 1953-55
2:23 Correspondence Regarding Permission to Use Quotes in "Mountaineer Education," 1957- 59
2:24 Correspondence, Political, 1920, A-B
2:25 Correspondence, Political, 1920, C-D
2:26 Correspondence, Political, 1920, E-F
2:27 Correspondence, Political, 1920, G
2:28 Correspondence, Political, 1920, H
2:29 Correspondence, Political, 1920, I-L
2:30 Correspondence, Political, 1920, M
2:31 Correspondence, Political, 1920, N-O
2:32 Correspondence, Political, 1920, P
2:33 Correspondence, Political, 1920, R
2:34 Correspondence, Political, 1920, S
2:35 Correspondence, Political, 1920, T
2:36 Correspondence, Political, 1920, U-V
2:37 Correspondence, Political, 1920, W
2:38 Correspondence, Political, 1920, X-Z
2:39 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, A
2:40 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, B
2:41 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, C-E
2:42 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, F-G
2:43 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, H
2:44 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, I-L
2:45 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, M-O
2:46 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, P-R
2:47 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, S-V
2:48 Correspondence, Political, January-June 1932, W-Z
2:49 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, A-B
2:50 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, C-D
2:51 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, E-G
2:52 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, H-J
2:53 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, K-L
2:54 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, M-P
2:55 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, R-S
2:56 Correspondence, Political, June-December 1932, T-Z


Box 3

3:1 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, A-B
3:2 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, C-D
3:3 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, E-G
3:4 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, H-J
3:5 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, K-L
3:6 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, M-P
3:7 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, Q-T
3:8 Correspondence, Political, Congratulatory, 1932, U-Z
3:9 Correspondence, Political, 1936, A
3:10 Correspondence, Political, 1936, C
3:11 Correspondence, Political, 1940, A-C
3:12 Correspondence, Political, 1940, D-G
3:13 Correspondence, Political, 1940, H-L
3:14 Correspondence, Political, 1940, M-R
3:15 Correspondence, Political, 1940, S-T
3:16 Correspondence, Political, 1940, U-Z
3:17 Political, 1921-25
3:18 Political, Miscellaneous
3:19 1920 Campaign, Clippings, News Releases, Official Returns of Democratic Primary Election, May 25, 1920
3:20 1924 Campaign
3:21 1924 Campaign, News Clippings
3:22 1932 Campaign
3:23 1936 Campaign
3:24 1940 Campaign
3:25 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), March 1933-July 1934
3:26 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), June 1933-June 1934
3:27 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1934
3:28 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July 1934-June 1935
3:29 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July 1934-June 1936
3:30 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1935
3:31 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1935
3:32 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1935
3:33 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1936
3:34 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1936
3:35 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1936


Box 4

4:1 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July 1936-June 1937
4:2 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January 1936-September 1938
4:3 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1937
4:4 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January 1937-June 1938
4:5 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1937
4:6 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1938
4:7 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1938
4:8 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1938
4:9 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1939
4:10 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1939
4:11 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1939
4:12 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1939
4:13 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July 1939-May 1941
4:14 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1940
4:15 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1940
4:16 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1940-41
4:17 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1941
4:18 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1941


Box 5

5:1 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1942
5:2 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1942
5:3 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1942
5:4 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1942
5:5 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1943
5:6 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1943
5:7 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), January-June 1943
5:8 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), July-December 1943
5:9 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1944
5:10 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1945
5:11 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1946
5:12 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1947
5:13 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1947
5:14 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1948
5:15 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1949
5:16 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1949


Box 6

6:1 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1950
6:2 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1951
6:3 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1952
6:4 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1953
6:5 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1954
6:6 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1955
6:7 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1955
6:8 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1956
6:9 Correspondence and Reports (mimeographed set), 1956
6:10 Addresses, 1933
6:11 Addresses, 1934
6:12 Addresses, 1935
6:13 Addresses, 1936
6:14 Addresses, 1937
6:15 Addresses, 1938
6:16 Addresses, 1939
6:17 Addresses, 1940
6:18 Addresses, 1941
6:19 Addresses, 1942
6:20 Addresses, 1943
6:21 Addresses, 1944
6:22 Addresses, 1945
6:23 Addresses, 1946
6:24 Addresses, 1947


Box 7

7:1 Addresses, 1948
7:2 Addresses, 1949
7:3 Addresses, 1950
7:4 Addresses, 1951
7:5 Addresses, 1952
7:6 Addresses, 1953
7:7 Addresses, 1954
7:8 Addresses, 1955
7:9 Addresses, 1956
7:10 Radio Address by Members of the State Department of Education, 1934
7:11 Radio Address by Members of the State Department of Education, November 11-17, 1935
7:12 WCHS Television Program on Education, November 5, 1955 (transcript)
7:13 Script for Education Week, WSAZ-TV, November 12, 1953
7:14 Program on Polio Vaccine, WSAZ-TV, January 7, 1954
7:15 Speeches, 1913-51
7:16 Speeches/Addresses
7:17 Speeches
7:18 Speeches/Articles
7:19 Articles
7:20 Article, "The Child"
7:21 The Journal of the National Education Association, September 1935, Features Trent Article, "A State Superintendent's Point of View"
7:22 The Nation's Schools, July 1935, Features Trent Article, "Educational Advances in West Virginia"
7:23 Mountaineer Education, by W. W. Trent, Pre-Publication Order Forms
7:24 Articles from The School Journal, 1920-27
7:25 Material for West Virginia School Journals, October 1938-39
7:26 Material for West Virginia School Journals, 1940
7:27 Material for West Virginia School Journals, 1941
7:28 Material for West Virginia School Journals, 1942
7:29 Material for West Virginia School Journals, 1943
7:30 Material for West Virginia School Journals, 1944
7:31 Material for West Virginia School Journals, 1945
7:32 Forewards to West Virginia Educational Bulletin, 1944-47
7:33 Forewards to West Virginia Educational Bulletin, 1948-56
7:34 News Releases, 1936
7:35 News Releases, 1937
7:36 News Releases, 1939
7:37 News Releases, 1940
7:38 News Releases, 1941
7:39 News Releases, 1944
7:40 News Releases, 1945
7:41 News Releases, 1946
7:42 News Releases, 1947
7:43 News Releases, 1948
7:44 News Releases, 1949
7:45 News Releases, 1950
7:46 News Releases, 1951
7:47 News Releases, 1952
7:48 News Releases, 1953
7:49 News Releases, 1954
7:50 News Releases, 1955
7:51 News Releases, Undated


Box 8

8:1 Proposed Education Legislation, 1923
8:2 County Unit Bill
8:3 County Unit Education Bill, proposed, 1925-27
8:4 County Unit Bill, 1933-34
8:5 County Unit Bill, Correspondence, 1918
8:6 County Unit Bill, Correspondence, 1933
8:7 County Unit Bill, Correspondence, 1933
8:8 County Unit Bill, Correspondence, Opposition, 1933
8:9 County Unit Bill, Correspondence in favor of, 1933
8:10 County Unit Bill, Clippings, 1933
8:11 County Unit Bill, Clippings, 1933
8:12 County Unit, Clippings, Undated
8:13 County Unit School System, 1933-36
8:14 County Unit School System, 1937
8:15 County Unit School System, Court Cases
8:16 County Unit School System, Legislation, 1933-35
8:17 West Virginia Public School Statistics, 1934-35
8:18 West Virginia Public School Statistics, 1936-37
8:19 State Department of Education, 1937
8:20 State Department of Education, 1938
8:21 State Department of Education, 1938
8:22 State Department of Education, 1939
8:23 Letters of Recommendation for Employment, December 1932-January 1933
8:24 School Funding, 1932-33
8:25 "School Revenues and Budgets, Old and New," 1933-34
8:26 State Aid, 1933-35
8:27 State Aid, 1933-39
8:28 State Aid, 1940-48
8:29 State Aid, 1949
8:30 State Aid, 1950-59


Box 9

9:1 Distribution of Secondary Aid, 1938
9:2 Report, "A New Plan for the Allocation of State Aid for Schools, 1952
9:3 Manual on Budgetary Procedures and Fiscal Administration for County School Systems of West Virginia," n.d.
9:4 Education, Emergency Relief, 1933-34
9:5 Education, Emergency Relief, 1933-38
9:6 Women's Educational Camp, Morgantown, 1935
9:7 Adult Education, 1933
9:8 "Adult Education Wood County," 1936-37
9:9 Correspondence, Forums on Adult Civic Education, 1937-39
9:10 Arthurdale School
9:11 West Virginia Writers Project Publications
9:12 State Department of Education, Annual Report of the West Virginia Emergency Education Program, Fall 1934-Spring 1935
9:13 Report of Federal Forum Project No. O. P. 5-216, Monongalia County, February 1-June 30, 1936
9:14 Work Projects Administration, "Quarterly Report of the West Virginia," District 1, Elkins
9:15 Work Projects Administration, Emergency Education and Recreation, District 2, 1936
9:16 Work Projects Administration, Miscellaneous Projects, 1938-40
9:17 Work Projects Administration, State Board of Education, Project Financial Status Reports, 1940
9:18 Work Projects Administration, Music, 1942
9:19 Work Projects Administration, Recreation, 1942
9:20 Work Projects Administration (WPA), Project Proposals, 1939
9:21 Work Projects Administration, Project Proposals, 1940
9:22 Work Projects Administration, Project Proposals, 1941
9:23 Work Projects Administration, Project Proposals, 1942
9:24 Work Projects Administration, Project Proposals, undated
9:25 Work Projects Administration, Projects, 1940-43
9:26 Work Projects Administration, West Virginia Guide Book, 1939
9:27 National Youth Administration (NYA), 1935-43
9:28 Flood Damages to Schools, 1937
9:29 "The West Virginia Plan," October 27, 1938
9:30 Vocational Training for National Defense, 1937-40
9:31 National Association of State Directors of Vocational Education, 1941
9:32 US Office of Education, "School Life," 1940
9:33 West Virginia Wartime Education Commission
9:34 Education Wartime Commission, 1942
9:35 Wartime Education, 1941-43


Box 10

10:1 National Council of Chief State School Officers, 1942-44
10:2 West Virginia Army Advisory Committee Meeting, October 26, 1946
10:3 National Education Association (NEA), War and Peace Fund
10:4 World War II, Newsletter Articles
10:5 School Lunch Program, 1941-46
10:6 Child Care and Extended School Services, 1943-46
10:7 Home-Bound and Handicapped Children, 1941-54
10:8 Course of Study in Driver Education, 1945
10:9 West Virginia State College, 1943
10:10 West Virginia State College, Engineering, Science and Management War Training, 1943- 44
10:11 Audit, Surplus Property Fund, October 1, 1945-August 11, 1949
10:12 On-Farm Training Fund, Vocational Aid Department, July 1, 1947-June 30, 1950
10:13 Supreme Court Case, Sims v. Trent
10:14 Education Legislation, 1933-45
10:15 Education Costs, Miscellaneous
10:16 Education, Miscellaneous, 1940s
10:17 Transportation, 1942-43
10:18 School Transportation, 1945-46
10:19 Transportation Opinions, 1937-55
10:20 Transportation Opinions, 1937-55
10:21 Travel Expense Accounts, Out-of State, 1939-56
10:22 List of County School Superintendents, 1949-50
10:23 Roster of Superintendents and County Boards of Education, Undated
10:24 State Department of Education, Health Program (Kellogg Foundation), 1944-50
10:25 West Virginia State Department of Education, circa 1951
10:26 United States House Subcommittee Hearing on School Construction, 1954
10:27 Second Annual Statewide Workshop, Physical Education in Public Schools, Jackson's Mill, August 21-24, 1955
10:28 School Integration, Correspondence, 1954-55
10:29 School Integration, Questionnaires, 1954-55
10:30 School Integration, Questionnaires, 1955-57
10:31 School Integration, Miscellaneous, 1954-56
10:32 School Integration, Newspaper Clippings
10:33 School Integration, Southern School News Articles on Integration in West Virginia, 1954-56
10:34 Southwest Regional Conference on Integration, 1955


Box 11

11:1 Conference for County Superintendents, Charleston, 1936
11:2 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, July 26-27, 1937
11:3 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1939
11:4 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1940
11:5 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1941
11:6 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1942
11:7 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1943
11:8 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, July 17-19, 1944
11:9 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1945
11:10 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, July 15-17, 1946
11:11 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1947
11:12 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1948
11:13 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1949
11:14 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1952
11:15 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, July 13-16, 1953
11:16 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1954
11:17 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, 1955
11:18 Conference for County Superintendents, Jackson's Mill, July 16-18, 1956
11:19 School Administrators Conference, Atlantic City, 1938
11:20 West Virginia State Board of Education Meetings, 1938
11:21 West Virginia White House Conference on Education, September 22-23, 1955
11:22 County Unit School System, Conference Between Trent and Dr. A. C. Flora, Member Staff, Survey Committee, Charleston, August 4, 1955
11:23 West Virginia Conference for the United Nations, Charleston, May 11, 1956
11:24 Education Meeting, 1956
11:25 Southern Regional Education Board Meeting, 1956
11:26 Certification of Teachers, 1938
11:27 Certification, 1942-58
11:28 Professionalization of Teaching, 1939-42
11:29 Summary of the Single Curriculum: A West Virginia Study in Teacher Education, 1940- 44
11:30 Committee on a Single Teacher Education Curriculum, 1941-51
11:31 Reports, Sponsoring Committee of the West Virginia Study in Teacher Education, 1941- 43
11:32 West Virginia Committee on Teacher Education, 1950
11:33 Teachers Salaries, 1933-56
11:34 Teachers Retirement, 1941
11:35 West Virginia State Education Association, 1916-17
11:36 West Virginia State Education Association, 1920-30
11:37 West Virginia State Education Association, SEA Bulletin, January, December 1920; October 1921
11:38 "A Decade of Progress in West Virginia," by Sam M. Lambert, West Virginia State Education Association
11:39 "Historical Sketch and Activities of West Virginia Association of Superintendents," by Stanley Hawse, 1937-55
11:40 Education Associations, Programs
11:41 Education Literature, Non-West Virginia
11:42 West Virginia University Stadium Corporation, 1924-26
11:43 State Superintendent of Schools, blank letterhead
11:44 Blank Letterhead and Business Cards, Department of Education Citizens School Building Committee


Box 12

12:1 Clippings, 1900s-1910s
12:2 Clippings, 1920s
12:3 Clippings, 1930-33
12:4 Clippings, 1934
12:5 Clippings, 1935
12:6 Clippings, 1936-37
12:7 Clippings, 1936
12:8 Clippings, 1937
12:9 Clippings, 1938
12:10 Clippings, 1939
12:11 Clippings, 1939
12:12 Clippings, 1940-41
12:13 Clippings, 1942
12:14 Clippings, 1942-45
12:15 Clippings, 1946
12:16 Clippings, 1945-58
12:17 Clippings, 1951-53
12:18 Clippings, 1955
12:19 Clippings, 1957
12:20 Clippings, 1957
12:21 Clippings, West Virginia University, Undated
12:22 Clippings, Marshall College and Morris Shawkey, Undated
12:23 Clippings, Teachers, Undated
12:24 Clippings, Education, Undated
12:25 Clippings, Miscellaneous, Undated
12:26 Kappa Delta Pi, International Constitution and By-Laws, Revision of 1932
12:27 Phi Beta Kappa, Index, 1932; Program, Annual Dinner, Morgantown, December 5, 1934
12:28 Miscellaneous Poems and Tributes
12:29 Poem, "Our Capitol," by T. J. Honaker
12:30 Poem, "My Dear Native Stream," by J. R. Reynolds, 1938
12:31 Poems by J. M. Meador: "The Ol' Log School'ouse," "Friends," and "When Memory Comes A-Trampin'"
12:32 Cartoons
12:33 "West Virginia: A Good Place in Which to Live," Address of Senator Howard Sutherland, March 4, 1923
12:34 "Natural Resources of West Virginia," by W. A. MacCorkle
12:35 Gravely Tractor Manuals
12:36 West Virginia Life Study Institute Constitution and By-Laws, circa 1931
12:37 "A Guide to Oglebay Park, 1932
12:38 Philippi Brochure, "Gateway to the American Alps"
12:39 Railroads, Miscellaneous
12:40 Gold Craft Portraits, Charleston
12:41 Miscellaneous West Virginia Businesses
12:42 West Virginia Farm Women's Clubs, Songbook, "Yuletide Sing," December 1930
12:43 Mother's Day Speech, Senator Guy Goff, May 10, 1929
12:44 Fred O. Blue
12:45 Eugene H. Arnold, 1917, 1924


Box 13

13:1 W. W. Trent, Personal Biographical
13:2 W. W. Trent, School Records
13:3 W. W. Trent, Science Problems
13:4 Manuscripts, English II Course, West Virginia University, 1908
13:5 Miscellaneous Manuscripts, 1910-32
13:6 United States Food Administration for West Virginia, 1917-19
13:7 W. W. Trent, Receipts, 1916-26
13:8 Grade Book, Glenville Normal School, 1922
13:9 Elkins Public Schools
13:10 Loose Pages, Elkins High School Yearbook, 1924
13:11 News Clippings, Regarding Selection as President of Broaddus College, 1927
13:12 Letters of Congratulation Regarding Selection as President of Broaddus College, 1927
13:13 Broaddus College, 1927-28
13:14 Broaddus College, 1928-29
13:15 Broaddus College, 1929-30
13:16 Broaddus College, 1929-30
13:17 Broaddus College, 1930-31
13:18 Broaddus College, 1931-32
13:19 Broaddus College, 1932-33
13:20 Broaddus College, Annual Reports, 1926-32
13:21 Broaddus College Bulletin
13:22 Broaddus College Expenses, 1927-33
13:23 Broaddus College, Presidency, 1926-27
13:24 Broaddus College, Miscellaneous
13:25 Broaddus College, Miscellaneous Materials
13:26 Broaddus College, Trent Payments Received and Due, 1898-1938
13:27 Alderson-Broaddus College, 1936-52
13:28 Association of Presidents of Denominational Colleges of West Virginia, 1928-31
13:29 Association of Colleges of West Virginia, 1929-32
13:30 West Virginia Schools and Colleges, Miscellaneous Materials
13:31 Correspondence, Trent Family
13:32 Diaries, 1897-99
13:33 Diary, August-September 1926
13:34 Appointment Books, 1917, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1937
13:35 Appointment Books, 1949, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956
13:36 Campaign and Membership Cards
13:37 Campaign Materials
13:38 Elkins Rotary Club, 1922-24
13:39 Elkins Rotary Club, Minutes, 1923-24
13:40 Rotary Clubs, Miscellaneous West Virginia, 1922-25
13:41 Kiwanis Clubs of West Virginia, 1930-40
13:42 Religious Materials, Mostly Baptist Temple
13:43 Household Receipts


Box 14

Bound typescript, "Mountaineer Education," two copies
Bound typescript, "Education in West Virginia"
Rough draft of Trent manuscript, two versions
Scrapbook, 1933-34
Marshall College State Normal School, May 1901, Plant book
West Virginia University, Botany notebook
West Virginia University, Physical Laboratory Reports, 1907-08
Broaddus College notebooks, containing lectures, etc.
Diary, expense book, 1906
Sunday School notebook, 1929-46


Box 15

15:1 Correspondence, Mary Bell Trent Burdette, 1928-29, Undated
15:2 Correspondence, Mary Bell Trent Burdette, 1930-38
15:3 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, January-May 1942
15:4 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, June-July 1942
15:5 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, August-September 1942
15:6 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, October 1942
15:7 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, November-December 1942
15:8 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, February-March 1942
15:9 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, April-May 1942
15:10 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, June-July 1942
15:11 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, August-December 1942
15:12 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, January 1943
15:13 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, February 1943
15:14 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, March 1943
15:15 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, April-May 1943
15:16 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, June-September 1943
15:17 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, October-December 1943
15:18 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, January-March 1943
15:19 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, April-July 1943
15:20 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, August-December 1943
15:21 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, 1944
15:22 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, 1944
15:23 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, 1945
15:24 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, 1945
15:25 Correspondence to Paul Burdette, Undated (World War II)
15:26 Correspondence to Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Undated (World War II)
15:27 Correspondence, Burdette, 1946-47
15:28 Correspondence, Burdette, Incomplete
15:29 Correspondence, Burdette and Related


Box 16

16:1 Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Biographical
16:2 Mary Bell Trent Burdette, School Materials
16:3 Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Philippi High School, 1929-30
16:4 Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Teacher
16:5 Mary Bell Trent, Religious Materials
16:6 Religious Materials, Baptist Missionary Literature
16:7 Religious Materials, Miscellaneous Publications
16:8 The Water Wheel, the Journal of the West Virginia Christian Citizenship Camp
16:9 4-H Papers, Mary Bell Trent, 1927-31
16:10 Central West Virginia Country Life Jubilee and Regional 4-H Fair, Jackson's Mill, 1930- 32
16:11 Barbour County 4-H Camp, 1930-32
16:12 "The Grist of the Old Mill," 4-H Camp Newsletter, Jackson's Mill
16:13 4-H Publications
16:14 Mary Bell Trent, Commencement, Alderson-Broaddus College, 1940
16:15 Mary Bell Trent, Miscellaneous
16:16 Paul and Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Wedding Materials
16:17 Paul and Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Financial
16:18 Burdette, World War II Ration Materials
16:19 Paul Burdette, World War II Materials
16:20 USS Mervine Newsletters
16:21 World War II, Miscellaneous Military
16:22 World War II, Miscellaneous
16:23 Post-Cards, Non-West Virginia
16:24 Paul and Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Christmas Cards, Folder 1
16:25 Paul and Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Christmas Cards, Folder 2 (World War II)
16:26 Paul and Mary Bell Trent Burdette, Miscellaneous Cards
16:27 Invitations and Calling Cards
16:28 The C&P Call, 1942-43
16:29 Loopinian Phoolosophy, by James W. Loop, Charleston, 1945
16:30 Clippings, World War II
16:31 Clippings, Burdette Family
16:32 Funeral Materials, Grace Young Burdette Simmons, May 30, 1940
16:33 Grace Young Burdette Simmons, Miscellaneous Materials


Box 17

Baptist Banner, 1927-33
Swastika, Philippi High School Newsletter, 1927-30, 1936
4-H Suggestions, 1924-26
4-H Suggestions, 1927-33
Battle Hill Bullet, Broaddus College Newsletter, 1931
The Broaddusonian, 1927-29
Mary Bell Trent, Certificates and Diplomas
Political Broadside, 1940


Box 18

Folder 1
W. W. Trent Political Posters

Folder 2
Miscellaneous Newspapers, 1924-58

Folder 3
In-State Newspapers, World War II

Folder 4
Out-of-State Newspapers, World War II

Folder 5
Foreign Newspapers, World War II

Folder 6
Military Publications

Folder 7
W. W. Trent, Certificates and Diplomas

Folder 8
W. W. Trent, Certificates and Diplomas

Oversized Folder: Broaddus Girls Basketball poster


Manuscript Collections

West Virginia Archives and History