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West Virginia History Super Sale Volumes 49 to 56 of the West Virginia History are now available at a reduced price of $3.00 per copy, plus shipping and handling. Click here to order your copies today.
West Virginia History Since 1939, West Virginia History has featured some of the best scholarship on the economic, political, social, and cultural history of West Virginia and the Appalachian region. Click here to order back issues.
Marking Our Past: West Virginia's Historical Highway Markers Since April 1937, when the first sign was placed at a former capitol building site in the state capital, nearly 1,000 West Virginia historical highway markers have been erected to commemorate prehistoric, historic, scenic, and geological sites.

With locations and complete inscriptions arranged by county, over 100 photographs, and a brief history of West Virginia's marker program, Marking Our Past: West Virginia's Historical Highway Markers is the most comprehensive collection to date of these popular reminders of the state's rich history. Click here for more information.

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death to civil war remembrances of Jesse Tyler west virginia The Civil War stories of Union veteran Jesse Tyler Sturm are now available in a new book from West Virginia History. Originally published over the course of a decade in several different newspapers, most of his stories have been assembled in From a "whirlpool of death . . . to victory": Civil War Remembrances of Jesse Tyler Sturm, 14th West Virginia Infantry. Supplementing Sturm's reminiscences are an introduction, annotations, illustrations, and an index. Click here for more information.
West Virginia Archives and History News West Virginia Archives and History News is a free monthly newsletter published by West Virginia Archives and History. Among the topics covered regularly are new titles available in the Archives Library, upcoming and on-going projects in Archives and History, tips for researching in the Archives Library and for genealogical research in general, recognition of donors and volunteers, and a Calendar of Events.
The Forebearers and Descendants of William Taylor and Mahala Cromwell The Forebearers and Descendants of William Taylor and Mahala Cromwell, by Carrie Cathern Carte (Lt. Comdr., U.S. Navy (Retired), B.A., M. Arch., Ph.D.), was published in 1980 by McClain Printing Company. The book consists of more than 500 pages and nearly 100 photographs.

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