On This Day
in West Virginia History...

Roy Lee Harmon

On October 11, 1946, Roy Lee Harmon of Raleigh County was appointed West Virginia's poet laureate for the second time.

Learn more:
"Roy Lee Harmon Named Poet-Laureate By Holt"
"Roy Harmon Reappointed State's Poet Laureate"
"Former Post-Herald Man Poet Laureate"
"Harmon, Roy Lee, Poetic Appointee"
"Poet Laureate Harmon Retires"
Letter, Roy Lee Harmon to Louise McNeill, n.d. (Ms84-247)
"Roy Lee Harmon, 80, Dies"
Birth of WV Poet Laureate Karl Myers

On This Day in West Virginia History: October