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        Accession List

   Craft Memorial Library
    600 Commerce Street
   Bluefield, WV 24701
       (304) 325-3943
             Accession List
81-1          Randel Bond                                            20 ft.
Records and photographs of the Pocahontas Operators Association, 1880-1950.

81-2          Maxine Hornick                                           1 ft.
Tonnage and royalty payment ledger books from the Crozer Coal and Land Company, 1888-1957.

81-3             C.R. Davis                                              1 ft.
Oil portrait of John J. Lincoln, coal operator at Crozer Coal and Land Company, Elkhorn, West

81-4         Mrs. L. E. Tierney, Jr.                                     2 ft.
Manuscript materials and photographs of the Tierney family, coal operators of Powhatan Coal &
Coke Company, 1884-1970.

81-5          Charles F. Brooks                                    10 ft.
Sales Catalogues from Superior Supply Company, Superior-Sterling Company, and photograph
of N&W electric locomotive.

82-6          Lena French                                               1 ft.
Civil War correspondence, Concord College publications, legal papers of D.E. French.

82-7          Steve Tobias                                                 2 ft.
Aerial photograph of Welch, West Virginia, ca: 1950.

82-8          John E. Biggs                                        5 ft.
Photographs of Norfolk & Western #607 J model locomotive, New River, 1950; Amonate coal
tipple, 1950.

82-9           Mrs. Charles F. Brooks                               2 ft.
Historical materials from Superior-Sterling Company, photograph of Eckman, West Virginia
1922, map of southern West Virginia coal mining operations.

86-10          W.E. Smith                                                6 in.
Payroll records of Lake Superior Coal Company, Superior, West Virginia, 1941; UMWA Journal,
1949-1959; other scattered issues.

86-11        Various donors                                                 3 ft.
Oral History Collection of cassette tapes, collected at various times and locations.

86-12          Luella Dye                                                  16 ft.
City Directories of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1897-present.
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86-13          Charles F. Brooks                                           2 ft.
Historical materials, clippings, publications, and photographs of Charles F. Brooks, president of
Superior-Sterling Supply Company, and collector of Pocahontas Coalfield memorabilia.
Subjects included are Norfolk & Western Railway, Pocahontas Operators Association,
Virginian Railroad, Pocahontas, Virginia, McComas, West Virginia.

86-14         Southern Virginias Coal Association                       1 ft.
Administrative and financial records of the Southern Virginias Coal Association, 1970-1975.

86-15         Pocahontas Coalfield Centennial Celebration                6 ft.
Administrative and financial records of the 1983 Pocahontas Coalfield Centennial Celebration.

86-17         Robert H. Moore, Jr.                                    3 in.
Bound ledger book from company store of J.E. Hale, Freeman, West Virginia, 1901-1907.

86-18         W.W. Hoskins                                                2 ft.
Scrapbooks of Bluefield, West Virginia clippings, 1978-present.

86-19        William Z. Maratta                                     7 ft.
Records of William Z. Maratta, Director of Plans and Development for the Pocahontas Fuel
Company, 1940-1974.

86-20         WVVA-Television                                          1 ft.
Videotapes of six thirty-minute programs produced by the station during the 1983 Pocahontas
Coalfield Centennial Celebration. Subjects include Pocahontas, Virginia; Bramwell, West
Virginia; Coalwood and Caretta, West Virginia.

86-21         James R. Shanklin                                      6 in.
Photographs and memorabilia of company doctor, in Gary, West Virginia, 1908-1930, including
company baseball materials.

86-22         George W. Gilliam                                           6 in.
Photographs of Pocahontas, Virginia, 1913-1919.

86-23           Alfred E. Garrett                                         1 in.
Ten dollar bill, 1917, issued by Bluefield National Bank.

86-24         Joseph Hundley                                        6 in.
Correspondence between Thomas Felts and James Elwood Jones, 1908; UMWA memorabilia, and
miscellaneous coalfield memorabilia.
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86-25        Eugenia Hancock                                              6 in.
Coal company scrip collection, 1919-1951.

86-26          Edward C. Page, Jr.                                 3 in.
Records and annual reports from Crozer Coal & Land Company, Page Coal & Coke Company,
thesis on geology of Pocahontas Coalfield.

86-27        H.D. White                                                   2 ft.
Framed photographs of Norfolk & Western railroad accidents, 1916.

86-28          the archivist                                         15 ft.
Clipping files, containing secondary materials on many regional communities, companies, and
subjects. Subject list is available in control folder.

86-29         Lane Murphy                                                 1 in.
Photographs of Upland, West Virginia, 1908-1912.

87-30         James L. Foster                                             6 in.
Records of Bluefield Sanitarium hospital, 1921-1960.

87-31         W.A. Wolfe                                              2 ft.
Records, photographs, memorabilia, of Norfolk & Western railroad, 1908-1980.

87-32          Henry F. Warden                                          1 ft.
Personal papers and photographs of Henry F. Warden, coal operator of Mill Creek Coal & Coke,
American Coal Company, Atwater, Pocahontas Fuel Company, and mayor of Bluefield, West
Virginia, 1913-1956.

87-33         David E. Johnston                                           2 ft.
Papers of David E. Johnston, attorney, judge, and author. Subjects include Flat Top Land
Association, miscellaneous legal papers and land transaction deeds, 1889-1908.

87-34         Helen Steele                                                3 in.
Photographs of Northfork, and Keystone, West Virginia, 1901-1907.

87-35         Pocahontas Land Corporation                                  20 ft.
Photographs, records, letter-press books, correspondence, maps, and other files of the Pocahontas
Land Corporation, 1885-present.
87-36         Bluefield Daily Telegraph                                    20 ft.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph newspaper, hard copy and microfilm dates vary, 1896-present.

87-37         Mrs. Paul Miller                                      2 ft.
Photographs of Maybeury, Barlow, and Bottom Creek, West Virginia, and Boissevain, Virginia.
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87-38         Bernard Wills                                             3 ft.
Photographs and scrapbook albums of Bluefield, West Virginia sign painter, 1930-1980.

87-39         William Y. Cooper                                        3 ft.
Photographs and memorabilia of John Cooper, and family, coal operators of Mill Creek Coal &
Coke Company, Bramwell, West Virginia, and McDowell, West Virginia, 1884-1930.

87-40         Roland Luther                                               1 ft.
Photographs and memorabilia of Luther family, coal operators of Peerless Coal & Coke Company,
Vivian, West Virginia, 1898-1940.

87-41          R.W. Wilkinson                                             8 ft.
Historical material and records of First National Bank of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1891-present,
including Bank of Bramwell, West Virginia.

87-42         M.T. Mooney                                                   1 in.
Photographs of Gilliam and Roanoke, West Virginia, 1919-1925.

87-43          Gayle Hicks                                                  2 in.
A collection of coal company stickers, 1970-1980.

87-44         James A. McQuail                                       1 ft.
Photocopy of deeds and scrapbook of McQuail family, southern West Virginia coal operators of
McQuail Coal and Coke Company, Turkey Gap Coal & Coke Company, Ennis Coal & Coke
Company, and Crane Creek Coal & Coke Company, Mercer County, West Virginia, 1890-1950.

87-45        Gladys Fowler                                        6 in.
Checkbook of UMWA Local #6120, Crystal, West Virginia, 1949-1959.

87-46         CONSOL                                                        30 ft.
Corporate records, ledgers, maps, annual reports, minute books, land transaction accounts, and other
materials from Pocahontas Fuel Company, Crozer land Association, Pulaski Iron Company,
Bottom Creek Coal & Coke Company, Powhatan Coal & Coke Company, Crane Creek,
American Coal Company, Rolfe Coal & Coke Company, and town of Pocahontas, and town of
Bishop, Virginia, 1890-1950.

87-47        Roy Lowe                                                   4 ft.
Wide-angle photograph of work force of miners at Litwar, West Virginia, 1930.

87-48         Hattie Cruise                                                 3 in.
Photographs of Keystone, West Virginia, 1910-1930.
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87-49        Ethel Nester                                          6 in.
Photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, Norfolk & Western Railway locomotives, regional

87-50           Jean Foster                                              2 ft.
Photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, and personal papers of Miss Foster, local journalist and
historical enthusiast, 1903-1990.

87-51         H.E. Steele                                                  3 in.
Scrapbook of Bluefield Fire Department, 1928-1933.

87-52           Ernest Poe, Jr.                                            2 in.
Sales receipts from Bluefield retail businesses, 1898-1914.

87-53        Ray Heldreth                                                 4 ft.
Wide-angle photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1911; records of the Clover Club of Bluefield.

88-54          Mike Hornick                                               30 ft.
Historical materials relating to Gary, West Virginia, United States Coal & Coke Company,
including photographs, payroll ledgers, secondary sources, memorabilia, corporate account books
and other sources, 1900-1950.

88-55         T.A. Warden                                              3 in.
Photographs of Nemours, West Virginia; Bluefield, West Virginia, 1920-1923.

88-56          Hazel Schultz                                               1 ft.
Mine scrip, lunch bucket, photograph of Pocahontas, Virginia, 1941.

88-57         the archivist                                          1 ft.
Photocopies of manuscript material from United States Coal Commission, 1922.

88-58         Francis Huffman                                              6 in.
Photographs and historical materials from Bishop, Virginia, 1930-1957.

88-59          Sidney Kwass                                             3 in.
Receipts, photographs, and personal memorabilia, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1897-1924.
88-60          Jake Kipfinger                                           18 in.
Mining memorabilia and certificates; photographs of Bartley, West Virginia explosion, 1940.

88-61        Cela Burge                                                    2 ft.
Records of Mercer County Sesquicentennial Celebration, 1987.

88-62          the archivist                                               2 ft.
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Records of Bluefield's commemoration of the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution, 1987.

88-63        Katherine Barringer                               6 in.
Records of Buckeye Coal & Coke Company; family materials from Hewitt, Freeman, and
Pritchard families, Bramwell, West Virginia, 1889-1913.

88-64          Don Fogus                                                   10 ft.
Historical records of Bluefield Chamber of Commerce, 1919-present.

88-65          Matt Sarrel                                               2 in.
Historical survey and building inventory of Keystone, West Virginia, 1988.

88-66       Robert Bruch                                                   4 in.
Norfolk & Western Railway memorabilia and records, 1920-1960.

88-67         the archivist                                                1 ft.
West Virginia Bureau of Mines Annual Reports, 1893-1980.

88-68           Mike Meador                                             1 ft.
Research files for Even the Heavens Weep documentary film about West Virginia labor strife, 1987.

88-69         the archivist                                                3 in.
Photographs of coalfields, 1987.

88-70         Otto Stroupe                                                 1 in.
Mine payroll scrip account book from Havaco, West Virginia, 1940.

88-71         James L. Monroe                                        1 in.
Photograph of Itmann, West Virginia, 1922; miscellaneous mining memorabilia.

88-72          John McGhee                                             3 in.
Archival film footage of Island Creek, photograph of Holden, West Virginia, 1930's.

88-73          Jim Dent                                                    2 ft.
Historical materials from Bluefield Police Department, 1897-present.

88-74          Jewell Ridge Development Corporation                         30 ft.
Historical materials, photographs, corporate records and ledgers, newspapers, and memorabilia from
Jewell Ridge Coal & Coke Company.

88-75         John Rankin                                               1 in.
Manuscript typescript of "History and Early Development of Bluefield, West Virginia."
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88-76         Skyland, Incorporated                                         6 in.
Miscellaneous railroad memorabilia.

88-77          various                                                      5 ft.
Collection of MAPS from regional coalfields, 1880-present.

88-78         Robert Hicks                                                  2 in.
Bluefield water company records and map, 1970's.

88-79        Mrs. Fred Burton                                               3 ft.
Masonic sword belonging to C.O. Stahlman, Bluefield mayor, 1921.

88-80         Main Street Bluefield                                     3 ft.
Records of downtown development efforts in Bluefield, West Virginia, 1965-present.

88-81         Leonty Durkett                                         6 in.
Records of St Mary's Orthodox Greek Catholic Church, Elkhorn, West Virginia, 1911-1935.

89-82        Ernie Reynolds                                                 6 in.
Personal memorabilia and clippings, reference materials of coalfield historian.

89-83         Harold Schutt                                              1 ft.
Photographs, postcards, clippings, municipal records, of Bluefield, West Virginia, Pocahontas,
Virginia, Pinnacle Rock, 1922-1934.

89-84         Harry Finkelman                                               1 in.
Clipping of "Coal Page" from 1893 Harpers Magazine.

89-85          Eva Easley                                                3 in.
Historical materials of Bluefield College; photographs of Granada Theater and visit of evangelist
Billy Sunday in Bluefield, West Virginia, 1909-1950.

89-86          Jim Bailey                                                   1 in.
Deed for land in Bluefield to Richard Bailey, 1793.
89-87          Richard Smith                                                6 ft.
Railroad station signboard from Matewan, West Virginia.

89-88           Page Coal & Coke Co.                                 20 ft.
Payroll books, store records, and blueprints from Page Coal & Coke Company, Pageton, West
Virginia, ca: 1920-1940.

89-89           Tim Honaker                                                 1 ft.
Sales ledgers from Graham, Virginia, 1890-1905.
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89-90          George Wolfe                                               3 in.
Photocopies of correspondence from Wolfe, a mining engineer, to his son detailing his career in the
coalfields, 1939.

89-91         Bill Fox                                                    50 ft.
Administrative records of the Superintendent's Office, Pocahontas Division, Norfolk & Western
Railway, ca: 1900-1950.

89-92        Francis Rush                                             4 in.
Scrapbooks and photograph albums of Bramwell, West Virginia, ca: 1910-1920.

89-93         Edwin Elliott                                                 2 in.
1939 Bluefield City License plate for automobile.

89-94        C.W. "Wilson"                                       4 ft.
Wide-angle photographs of Concord College, 1930; UMWA conventions, 1936-1942.

89-95         Claude Blankenship                                     4 ft.
Records of the Bank of Matoaka; coalfield league baseball uniform; historical materials from
Matoaka, West Virginia.

89-96          Raymond Branham                                           18 in.
Historical materials, photographs, manuscripts from Bluefield, West Virginia, 1890-1920.

89-97          the archivist                                              2 ft.
Records of the Alliance For the Arts organization, which operates the Bluefield Area Arts Center,

89-98        Frank Holyroyd                                                 2 ft.
Scrapbook from Concord College, 1920's.

89-99         Lyle Gage                                              2 in.
Postcard photographs of Bluefield, Princeton, and Thurmond, West Virginia.

89-100         USX                                              100 ft.
Payroll books and company records of United States Coal & Coke Company, Gary, West
Virginia, 1901-1950.

89-101        Bob Barnett                                                   20 ft.
Records of Keesling movie theater company, 1940's.

89-102        the archivist                                           1 ft.
Materials documenting the 1988-1990 Pittston/UMWA strike, including clippings and videotape.
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89-103        East River Mountain Garden Club                             5 ft.
Scrapbooks recounting organizational activities, 1947-1981.

89-104        Joyce Hewitt                                          2 in.
Photographs of Buckeye Coal & Coke Company, materials from Hewitt family of coal operators,
ca: 1900.

89-105       H. Edward Steele                                       2 ft.
Annual Reports of Bluefield Supply Company, 1955-1983, and other company materials.

89-106       Mrs. A.R. Matthews                                     2 ft.
Personal and professional papers of A.R."Army" Matthews (1902-1960), last president of
Pocahontas Fuel Company, including correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia.

89-107        Mrs. Emma Yost                                              1 in.
Photographs of Bluefield, donated by the "Bride of the Bluefields."

89-108        Stuart McGehee                                             5 ft.
Administrative and organizational records of the 1989 Bluefield Centennial Celebration.

90-109        Jennifer Fox                                                 6 in.
Personal and professional materials of Dr. J. Franke Fox, pioneer Bluefield physician, 1900-1938.

90-110        George Shrader                                         6 in.
Postcard photographs of Bluefield, Williamson, Keystone, Eckman, Kimball, and Vivian, West

90-111        Jeff Sparks                                              3 in.
Miscellaneous historical material concerning Bluefield, and Matoaka, West Virginia.

90-112        George Evans                                           3 in.
Photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, and Norfolk & Western Railway, 1905-1930.
90-113        Eleanor Hall                                           3 in.
Photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1912-1928.

90-114       Eula Barnhill                                            1 in.
Brochure from Bluefield Coal Show (Southern Appalachian Industrial Exposition), 1935.

90-115        various                                                   4 ft.
Bluefield, West Virginia "Centennial History" Collection of materials donated during the 1989
Centennial Celebration, including photographs, publications, memorabilia, artifacts, maps, and
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90-116         Edward Jarrett                                          3 ft.
Complete set of editions of The Mountain Mirror (1951-1953), a weekly newspaper tabloid
published in Bluefield, West Virginia by Southern Office Supply Company.

90-117        various                                               6 in.
Records, photographs, and memorabilia from the 1987 Mercer County Centennial Celebration.

90-118         J.K. Sult                                                   1 in.
Six postcard photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, ca: 1920.

90-119        Ira Smith                                                    3 ft.
Map of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1889.

90-120         Paul Chryssikos                                            2 in.
Clippings and programs from the 1976 dedication of a Bicentennial time capsule in Bluefield, West
Virginia, donated by the Civitan Club.

90-121          Claude Brooks                                      2 in.
Historical material from Tri-City Traction, the Southern West Virginia interurban public
transportation railway system, 1925-1975.

90-122        Al Skinner                                                   2 ft.
Miscellaneous coal mining photographs used in Coal People Magazine.

90-123           WVU                                                6 in.
Five rolls of microfilm records of the Smokeless Operators Association, including tonnage
statistics, historical materials, and coal industry information.

90-124       John Fleming                                              20 ft.
Records of Ramsey School, and Beaver Pond School District, in Bluefield, West Virginia, 1889-

90-125        Janet Herring                                        4 ft.
Memorabilia, photographs, and records of a McDowell County, West Virginia, mine inspector,
1919-1940, including substantial collection of safety lamps.

90-126        George Cochran                                        1 in.
Photographs and mining memorabilia including Greenbrier Coal & Coke Company, and Jairus

90-127         Jim Bailey                                                  6 in.
Miscellaneous receipts, papers, notebooks, and unidentified photographs, possibly family materials
found in a trunk in Hinton, 1897-1909.
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90-128        Dixon Jones                                                 6 in.
Photographs of downtown Bluefield, West Virginia, 1952-1956.

90-129        H.C. Lewis                                                   3 ft.
Papers of Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency founder Thomas L. Felts relating to the Matewan
Massacre, including newspapers clippings, photographs, trial transcripts, and secret memoranda,

90-130         Bluefield Municipal Parking Commission                        3 in.
Historical material, photographs, and clippings of the Bluefield Municipal Parking Commission,
including the 1947 Scott Street Garage, the nation's third urban tiered parking building.

90-131        Donald Wren                                            1 in.
Photographs of Mother Jones, ca: 1910; miscellaneous coal mining memorabilia.

90-132       Cathy Jones                                       3 ft.
Framed map of the Pocahontas Coalfield, 1933, produced by the Pocahontas Operators

90-133       Willie Walters                              3 in.
Account Records of Black Wolf Coal & Coke Company, 1907; miscellaneous mining

90-134         Ammar's, Inc.                                               1 ft.
Corporate history, memorabilia, clippings, and photographs from the Ammar family, Syrian
immigrant pack peddlers in the coalfields, who founded Ammar's, Inc., and Magic Mart merchandise
stores, 1920-present.

90-135         H. Edward Steele                                           2 in.
Three issues of Sam Pennington's Feature Stories magazine, 1932.

90-136        Ellen Elmes                                                 1 in.
Photographs of mural depicting coal history in Richlands, Virginia, 1988.

90-137        Bluefield Sanitarium Clinic                               6 ft.
Records and signage from the Bluefield Sanitarium Clinic hospital, 1966-1975.

90-138      Wanda Gumm                                                    3 in.
Yearbook Annuals from Welch, West Virginia, 1927-1929.

90-139         Arnold Porterfield                                     18 in.
Records of the West Virginia Society of Professional Engineers, 1954-1967.
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91-140        Mrs. William Maxey                                         1 in.
Photographs of Pocahontas Fuel Company officials, n.d.

91-141        Thomas Sizemore                                            1 ft.
Personal papers and photographs of the Ratcliff family, ca: 1900-1930.

91-142         Luella I. Dye                                          1 ft.
Records, clippings, photographs, memorabilia of the Craft Memorial Library, Bluefield, West
Virginia, 1920-present.

91-143        Margaret Ann Murphy                                   3 in.
Promotional sales book of the Hannah Pocahontas Coal Company, 1936, Bluefield City Traffic
Rules, 1922.

91-144        Susan Childs                                       3 in.
Photographs of the Bolen, Kell, and Leckie families, including Carter Coal Company,
Jenkinjones, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1906-1988.

91-145        Dave Ledgerwood                                            3 in.
Miscellaneous photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, n.d.

91-146        Helen Warden Black                                   18 in.
Photographs, clippings, and memorabilia of the American Legion Drum & Bugle Corps, and
Bluefield Beaver High School, 1935-1945.

91-147         James E. Singleton, Jr.                               3 in.
Federal regulations of prices and wages, Semmet-Solvay Coal Company, 1942-1946.

91-148         the archivist                                          2 ft.
Records, clippings, photographs, and memorabilia of the Lemonade Escapade, 50th anniversary
celebration of the "Nature's Air-Conditioned City" free lemonade promotional program of the
Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce, 1941-1991.

91-149        Ken Bowen                                          2 in.
Photographs and memorabilia of Goodwill Coal & Coke Company, 1900-1957.

91-150        Marilyn Gregory                                         1 in.
Photographs and correspondence of John Ferguson, victim of the Matewan Massacre, 1920.

92-151       Albert Carl Rudd                                 1 in.
Correspondence and photographs from Wenonah Coal & Coke Company, Dott, West Virginia,
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92-152         Phyllis Oliver                                         4 ft.
Collection of glass electrical insulators; wide-angle photograph of Bluefield Shrine Club,
Philadelphia, ca: 1930.

92-153        Ruth Mattox                                            6 ft.
Scrapbooks, memorabilia, clippings, minute books, correspondence, cemetery records, of the
Matthew F. Maury Chapter #172, United Daughters of the Confederacy, Bluefield, West Virginia,

92-154        Jeannie Soos                                            6 ft.
Miscellaneous municipal records and maps of Pocahontas, Virginia, 1917-present.

92-155         Wilma Grubb                                                    50 ft.
Miscellaneous records from the Mercer County Courthouse, including circuit court records,
witness registration ledgers, and jury files, and naturalization records, 1876-1900.

92-156        Ron Estep                                                  3 ft.
Records of Bluefield Hardware Company, 1903-1954.

92-157         Harold Brewster                                           3 ft.
Private papers of coal operator Lamar Epperly, 1916-1948.

92-158        Lois Rounion                                          6 ft.
Records, photographs, and memorabilia of the YWCA Chapter, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1900-

92-159        Claude A. Frazier                                         3 in.
Clippings and manuscript concerning coalfield physicians, Miners and Medicine.

92-160         Robert H. Moore                                           6 in.
Records, correspondence, and clippings of the Mercer County, Virginia secession campaign, 1984.

92-161        Charlie Venable                                          3 ft.
Accident report ledger, Pocahontas Division, Norfolk & Western Railway, 1900-1907; blueprints
for Norfolk & Western passenger station, Bluefield, West Virginia.

92-162       Marcella D. Whitlock                                  2 ft.
Scrapbooks: Mercer-Tazewell Chapter, Concord College Alumni Association, 1965-1983; West
Virginia Education Association, 1965-1966.

92-163        J. Roderick Moore                                     1 ft.
Photographs of Carter Coal Company, Coalwood, and Caretta, West Virginia, 1902-1942.
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92-164         Nancy Nash                                          1 in.
Photographs of Pocahontas Fuel Company medical staff performing inoculations at Amonate,
Virginia, 1938.

92-165         the archivist                                             1 ft.
Records, brochures, maps, clippings, magazines, calendars, and postcards documenting the West
Virginia state government travel industry initiatives, 1921-present.

92-166        Don Briggs                                                 1 ft.
Miscellaneous photographs used by the National Park Service to prepare the Coal Heritage Study,

92-167         Sallie Stone                                                3 in.
Scrapbook, photographs, and blueprints from the Bluefield Little Gardens Club documenting the
creation of West Virginia's first Tourism information center, East River Mountain, Bluefield, West
Virginia, 1960.

92-168         Francey Lynch                                          1 ft.
Records of the Sahara Supper Club, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1948-1992.

92-169         Mike Rebuck                                                 6 ft.
Safety stretchers for mine rescue, ca: 1930.

92-170        William B. Ware                                              1 in.
Photograph of Thomas Felts, location unknown, ca: 1935.

92-171        Holly Sphar                                                    6 in.
Annual reports, correspondence, clippings, maps, publications, and private papers, Pocahontas Fuel
Company, 1901-1985.

92-172     Luella I. Dye                                                   3 ft.
Handmade West Virginia quilt from the 1939 Worlds Fair.

92-173        Charles R. Scott                                            3 ft.
Map depicting coal seams, deposits, beds, and fields in West Virginia, 1935.

92-174       Vernon Meadows                                       3 ft.
Framed photograph of United States Coal & Coke Company store (United Supply Company),
Lynch, Kentucky, 1920.

92-175        Roy Buchanan                                             1 ft.
Miscellaneous coal industry materials, including maps of Coalwood and Caretta, West Virginia.
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92-176        Carol Sheppard                                          3 ft.
Photographs used by the American Mining Congress in various publications, 1950-present.

92-177        Billy Cherry                                                 5 ft.
Personal papers of Mrs. Elizabeth Drewry, first black woman elected to the West Virginia House of
Delegates, 1920-1980.

92-178         Mike Still                                                  3 in.
Photograph, clippings, reports, correspondence, and releases documenting the 1992 mine explosion
at Clintwood, Virginia.

92-179        various                                                 6 ft
Eastern Regional Coal Archives Newspaper Collection. Editions from the Bluefield, McDowell
County, Mercer County, and other coalfield newspapers, 1890-present.

92-180      Tim Hensley                                                   12 ft.
Keystone Coal Industry Annual Directories, 1937-present.

92-181       various                                                      16 ft.
West Virginia Blue Books, 1919-present.

92-182       various                                                      3 ft.
Telephone Directories, Bluefield, 1924-present.

92-183      the archivist                                                 15 ft.
Norfolk & Western Railway Magazine, 1923-1982.

92-184         the archivist                                              6 in.
Records of the Bluefield Historical Society, 1989-present.

92-185         the archivist                                            1 ft.
Collection of historical materials documenting Matewan, West Virginia, 1920-present.

92-186        Jim Harman III                                           1 in.
Two shot glasses from Pocahontas, Virginia and Bluefield, West Virginia.

93-187       Mrs. R.A. Ercoline                                           6 ft.
Wide-angle photograph of Panther, West Virginia, ca: 1935.

93-188        Tim Kish                                                  1 in.
Manuscript of "History of Bluefield Beaver Football," and other related documents.
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93-189         the archivist                                         1 in.
Jed Hotchkiss' magazine The Virginias: A Mining, Industrial, and Scientific Journal, vol. 1,
1880, and related materials.

93-190        Alan Goodykoontz                                        1 in.
Annual reports of Goodykoontz Drug Store, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1937-1947.

93-191       Bill Davis                                        1 in.
Manuscript "History of Bailey Lumber Company," Bluefield, West Virginia, with related

93-192          the archivist                                                2 ft.
Collection of films and videos relating to coal history, mining and the region.

93-193         various                                                      4 ft.
Yearbooks, student handbooks, catalogs and other materials relating to Bluefield College, Bluefield,
Virginia, 1919-present.

93-194     various                                                       6 ft.
Mining memorabilia, including safety lamps, breast augers, miner's caps, and rescue equipment.

93-195        Thomas E. Blevins                                     3 ft.
Photograph albums complied by William A. Jameson Jr., including photographs of Bramwell,

93-196        the archivist                                              6 in
Miscellaneous materials used to prepare the Coal Heritage Trail, 1992-present.

93-197     various                                               6 in.
Mine Foreman handbooks and West Virginia Mining Laws and other mine safety publications,

93-198        Mildred Kerrigan                                               3 in.
Cemetery record of Pocahontas, Virginia, 1908-1914.

93-199         Dr. Jean Gilbert                                          3 ft.
Blueprints and plans of businesses in downtown Bluefield, West Virginia.

93-200         anonymous                                               2 ft.
Photograph files of Welch Daily News, including historical photographs of McDowell County,
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93-201        Buster Kraus                                                30 ft.
Company records of Carter Coal Company, Consolidation Coal Company, and Olga Coal
Company, at Coalwood and Caretta, West Virginia. The collection included payroll books,
tonnage records, account books, store ledgers and house rentals, 1922-1947.

93-202        Mike Reed                                                  1 ft.
Photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, Rich Creek, Virginia, Norfolk & Western Railway, and
miscellaneous documents, 1900-1940.

93-203          various                                               3 ft.
Historical collection of Elkhorn High School Alumni Association, including photographs and
documents, 1920-present.

94-204        Ruth Fleshman                                               6 in.
Photographs of Gary, West Virginia, 1901-1915.

94-205        Heber and A.F. Stafford                               6 in.
Historical materials donated by the Bluefield Beaver High School Class of 1935, including
photograph album and reunion programs.

94-206         Kevin Dudley                                             3 ft.
Promotional map of Bluefield, Virginia and Bluefield, West Virginia, including photographs of
leading businesses, 1948.

94-207        Elizabeth Tilley                                            3 in.
Photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1980-present.

94-208       Margaret Ann Murphy                                          1 in.
Salesman code book of coal industry trade representative, 1930.

94-209        Leo C. Whitenack                                            1 in.
Photographs of 1937 train wreck in Maybeury, West Virginia.

94-210         Rena Peraldo Lotito                                        3 ft.
Private papers of memorabilia of Antonio "Tony" Lotito, coal and recreation director, Pocahontas,
Virginia, Bluefield College, and Bluefield Beaver High School, including photographs, clippings,
programs and other documents, 1900-present.

94-211        Malita W. Murphy                                         1 in.
Clippings documenting political career of Walter Virgil Ross, state legislator and attorney in
southern West Virginia, 1940-1946.

94-212        Peggy Wharton                                               6 in.
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Miscellaneous historical memorabilia documenting Bluefield, West Virginia, including post cards,
programs, posters, and railroad passes, 1915-1969.

94-213        Rozalia Cruise Hoge                                    6 in.
Photographs and documents of National Armature and Electric Works, Bluefield, West Virginia,

94-214        Joan Murray                                                1 in.
Photographs of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1918.

94-215         Sherry Rohm                                               2 in.
Sales account ledger book for Bluefield, West Virginia, 1904.

94-216         Ruth E. Warmoth                                          3 in.
Miscellaneous historical memorabilia documenting Bluefield, West Virginia, including postcards,
gift boxes, and newspaper clippings, 1920-1970.

94-217        Rosemary Heldreth                                          1 in.
Bluefield, West Virginia, Beaver High School Annuals, 1918-1923.

94-218        Cannelton Coal                                       2 in.
Account ledger of Semet-Solvay and Kingston-Pocahontas coal companies, also articles on the
Pack family, 1940.

94-219        Debbie Hundley                                          1 in.
Photographs of Maybeury, West Virginia, and Amonate, Virginia, 1920's.

94-220        Rick Baker                                                 1 in.
Coal company scrip.
94-221        archivist                                                  6 in.
Miscellaneous regional artifacts including programs, yearbooks, composition books for Concord
College, Athens, West Virginia, Sam Pennington Feature Stories, and high school annuals for
Logan and Hinton, West Virginia, 1923-1949.

94-222        Russell Long                                               1 in.
Photographs of Iaeger, West Virginia, 1900-1915.

94-223         Beverly Underwood                                         1 in.
Miscellaneous Mercer County historical memorabilia including mine safety cards, postcards, war
ration book, First National Bank of Keystone checks, and baseball cards.

94-224        Edna Longworth                                          1 in.
Photograph of Graham College baseball team, Graham/Bluefield, Virginia, 1920.
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94-225         archivist                                                3 in.
Records of the Southwest Regional Council of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, 1988-

94-226       archivist                                                   3 in.
Records of Coal Country Incorporated, 1990-present.

94-227       archivist                                                   2 in.
Records of Coalways Incorporated, 1989-present.

94-228        Vivian Bamgardner                                          1 in.
1908 Bluefield Colored Institute diploma.

94-229       Jim Taylor                                          1 in.
Records and memorabilia of Pocahontas Fuel Company and New River Coal Company.

94-230         William J. Pickett                                   1 ft.
Mine safety records and expense ledger of Northfork Land Company, 1931-1950.

95-231        W.E. McDougle                                           2 ft.
Large framed photograph of underground mining location unknown, ca: 1930.

95-232        Murray Whitehill                                         1 ft.
Photograph collection documenting reclamation of abandoned mining operations at Crane Creek,
Wyoming County, Norton, Dixiana, Toms Creek, and other locations.

95-233        Deb Sarver                                                 1 in.
Scrapbooks from Heatherwood Garden Club, Bluefield, WV, 1942.

95-234        Margaret Ann Murphy                                        1 in.
Scrapbook, Bluefield, WV, ca: 1930's.

95-235       Richard Hight                                            6 in.
Photographs Norfolk & Western and Virginian railroads, ca: 1920-1940.

95-236         J.R. Shuck                                             2 ft.
Acrylic painting of Lake Superior, Number 4 mine, Superior, WV, 1995.

95-237        Sharon L. Perkinson                                        2 ft.
Photographs, manuscripts, memorabilia and records of William Leckie, southern West Virginia coal
operator 1890-1950.
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95-238       Dottie Speroni                                            1 in.
1923 Fairview Junior High School annual, Bluefield, WV.

95-239         Roger and Frank Buckland                                6 in.
Miner's dinner bucket, ca: 1950's.

95-240        Theresa M. Weiser                                        1 in.
Photograph of the Blue-Gray baseball team, Bluefield, WV, ca: 1950.

95-241        Robert Hearn                                            1 in.
Photographs: Norfolk & Western passenger freight station, Bluefield, WV, ca: 1912, Virginian
Railway section crew, Giles County, Virginia, 1910.

95-242        Don Sarver                                           4 ft.
Miners' wash house baskets, breast auger, UMWA ribbon and company store ledger books, ca:

95-243       Ronald E. Hood                                            6 ft.
Tools, memorabilia of Ohio Brass Company, ca: 1930-1970.

95-244        David DeBerry                                             1 in.
Photographs of African-American musicians, entertainers, performers, ca: 1920-1950.

95-245       Evelyn Massaroni                                          1 ft.
West Virginia Book Bank, 1982, and miscellaneous newspapers.

95-246       James Strother                                              1 in.
Scrapbook containing 1939 semi-centennial edition of the Bluefield Daily Telegraph.

95-247         Olin P. Keyes, Jr.                                       2 ft.
Watercolor and pen and ink drawings and paintings depicting underground coal mining scenes,
historic and contemporary by Olin P. Keyes, Jr., artist, Bluefield, WV.

95-248        Rita Prince                                              4 in.
Medical supply/store ledger, 1860-1868.

95-249        archivist                                                2 ft.
Photographic slides documenting coal mining and regional history.

95-250         Eloise Holstein                                      1 ft.
Library books from the McDowell County Board of Education, ca: 1900-1950.

95-251        John Feuchtenberger                                      3 ft.
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Photograph of Boissevain, Virginia, mine explosion, 1932.

95-252       John Biggs                                        10 ft.
Company records H.E. Harman Coal Corporation, Buchanan County, Virginia, 1930-1960.

94-253         archivist                                                   3 ft.
Textile apparel advertizing various businesses and events in southern West Virginia, 1985-present.

95-254       William L. & Robert A. Kell                                   3 ft.
Wedding dress belonging to their mother, ca: 1940.

95-255       various                                                      3 ft.
Documents, photographs, publications and other historical material from Bluefield State College,

95-256       various                                                  6 ft.
Documents, photographs, publications and other historical material from Bluefield Regional
Medical Center, Bluefield Sanitarium, Bluefield Community Hospital, 1900-present.

95-257       Zina Roberts Kennedy                                          1 ft.
Premier Coal & Coke Company business ledger, 1920-1921.

95-258        Harry Rutherford                                           3 in.
Postcards depicting many coalfield communities in southern West Virginia including Pocahontas,
Bramwell, Eckman, Matewan, Princeton, Matoaka, Welch, 1910.

95-259       Dorothy Dunn                                           6 in.
Photographs and memorabilia from Bluefield, West Virginia, including Appalachian Power
Company materials, 1925-1980.

95-260        Mrs. Alex Mahood, Jr.                                     100 ft.
Personal papers and architectural practice records of Alex Mahood (1888-1970), including plans,
drawings, photographs, correspondence, and other memorabilia.

96-261       Helen Jarret                                               25 ft.
Records, documents, memorabilia, samples, and printing materials from Southern Office Supply
and Printing Company, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1950-1996.

96-262       Robert L. Perry                                          1 ft.
Family scrapbook, 1900-1940 compiled by Mrs. John Blair Ward, includes information on
Bluefield Methodist Ministry, Bland Street United Methodist Church, Bluefield, West Virginia.

96-263         Alice Budge                                                 6 ft.
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Scrapbook, photographs, memorabilia documenting career of Bluefield native Brig. General
William H. Middleswart, United States Army, 1945-1970.

96-264       Ann Dorton                                              1 in.
1921 Northfork High School annual, Northfork, West Virginia and Black Rock, 1925 annual of
Bramwell High School, Bramwell, West Virginia

96-265        Frances Wayland                                             1 ft.
Clippings, documents, and other materials relating to Bluefield Supply Company, Inc., Bluefield,
West Virginia, 1950-1975.

96-266        Ferndine Lineberry                                           1 in.
Receipts from South West Virginia Improvement Company, 1895.

96-267        Donnie Gott                                              2 in.
High School annuals, Beaver High School, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1921, 1922.

96-268         archivist                                                 6 in.
Historical materials documenting professional baseball in Bluefield, West Virginia.

96-269        Mr. & Mrs. Lowell Powell                         2 ft.
Norfolk & Western Railway photographs and documents, miscellaneous newspapers from
Bluefield, West Virginia, 1895-1916.

96-270        Louisa Sowers                                             1 ft.
Photographs, ca: 1930's - 1950's, taken by James Harold Martin documenting pioneer and Native
American sites in southern West Virginia and southwest Virginia, WWII medal of honor winner,
"Junior" Spurrier, Mercer County Courthouse fire, and Bluefield County Club, Mercer
County genealogy records.

97-271        Rebecca Cochran                                       3 in.
Miller Supply Company equipment supply catalogue, Bluefield and Huntington, West Virginia,
ca: 1935.

97-272        Billy and Jeanette Miller                              1 in.
Photograph of mine explosion aftermath, Old Ben Coal Corporation, West Frankfort, Ill., 1930.

97-273        Cleo Barnett                                                  20 ft.
Manuscript collection of Robert V. Barnett, publisher, editor, journalist, and community activist,
Bramwell, West Virginia, including files of Bramwell Aristocrat, 1985-1997.

97-274       Pauline Mueller                                              3 in.
Unpublished book manuscript "Breath of Life," fictional treatment of southern West Virginia coal
EASTERN REGIONAL COAL ARCHIVES - Accession List                                                 24

mining life, 1901-1932.

97-275        Gail Rexrode                                             6 in.
Photographs documenting urban renewal in Bluefield, West Virginia, 1964.

97-276       Steve Miller                                            2 ft.
Wide-Angle photograph of tipple crew, Winding Gulf Colliery, Goodwill, West Virginia, 1940.

97-277        Martha Lancaster                                           6 ft.
Photographs, Bluefield, West Virginia: City Mayor Harry Vest, and aerial views of city, 1969.

97-278        Linda Thomas                                               1 in.
Photographs, Bluefield, West Virginia, ca: 1900.

97-279        Glenn Barnhill                                             1 in.
Bluefield Blue-Gray Baseball program and scorecard, ca: 1940.

97-280        Ralph Canterberry                                          1 in.
Miscellaneous local postcards including 1915 Layland mine explosion.

97-281        Leona Jones                                              2 in.
Scrapbook of A.V. Sproles family, Pocahontas Fuel Company, ca: 1920's.

97-282        Emma Sue Phelps                                            1 in.
Unpublished script of play "One Day More" depicting Mother Jones.

97-283         Bill Carper                                                6 in.
Framed official documents and land deeds concerning road construction, dated 1837, 1860, Mercer
County, including references to Athens, Napoleon B. French, and slaves.

97-284      archivist                                               10 ft.
Bound volumes and maps, prepared by the West Virginia Geologic Survey, 1908-

97-285        Dave Reynolds                                          5 ft.
Oral history tapes, signed and numbered pen and ink print of acquitted Matewan Massacre
Defendants, and bound newspapers, Matewan, and Red Jacket, West Virginia.

97-286       Archivist                                                   10 ft.
West Virginia Heritage Encyclopedia reference volumes.

97-287         Kelly Massie                                          5 ft.
Bound sets of the company newsletter of Bluefield Supply Company, 1936-1986.
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97-288        John M. Wright                                             6 in.
Customer calendars for Bluefield Supply Company, 1926-1931.

97-289        Thomas Alexander                                       1 ft.
Newspapers, clippings, and miscellaneous documents relating to N&W, Bluefield, and African-
Americans, 1950-1970.

97-290        George Sitler                                              1 ft.
Photocopies of Bramwell(WV) Daily Enterprise newspaper, 1907.

97-291       French                                                      1 ft.
Documents from the French Coal & Coke Company.

97-292         Thomas Cole                                              4 in.
History and Association minutes of Regular Baptist Congregations, Kentucky, West Virginia, and
Virginia, 1825-1921.

97-293         David Stiles                                              2  ft.
Proceeding of the West Virginia Coal Mining Institute, 1951-1977.

97-294        Betty Lou Mabe                                               2 in.
Scrapbook related to the activities of the Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce, Bluefield, WV,
97-295        Brant Family                                                 18 in.
Twin-sized woven bed cover; ca: 1890.

97-296       Larry Akers                                               1 in.
Signed and numbered charcoal prints of Bluefield railroad yards and N&W locomotives, 1983.

97-297       Gary Bowling                                                1 in.
Signed and numbered print of Bluefield, West Virginia, 1985.

97-298       George Jarvis                                               1 in.
Signed and numbered pen and ink print of Welch, West Virginia, 1989.

98-299        Denise Smith                                              1 ft.
Five volumes of Richard Nye Price History of Holston Methodism, and blueprint of N&W J-Class
Steam locomotive.

98-300        Gretchen Boettcher                                         1 in.
Photographs of Princeton Avenue in Bluefield, West Virginia, 1920's.
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98-301        Mildred Sperry                                           1 in.
Photographs, clippings, and documents relating to a mine accident in McComas, West Virginia,

98-302        Barry McGhee                                            1 in.
Miscellaneous political documents and papers from Graham, Virginia, 1920's.

98-303        Marva Amaker                                             1 in.
Photographs and memorabilia from Scott Street Baptist Church, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1940-
1975, including 50th anniversary celebration brochure.

98-304         Curator                                                  3 in.
Cookbooks from Christ Episcopal and First Presbyterian churches, Bluefield, West Virginia, and
Springville Elementary School, Bluefield, Virginia, 1920-1995.

98-305       Ben Donevant                                                   1 in.
1941 West Virginia Selective Service Personnel Roster.

98-306       William Heflin                                          2 in.
Employee Payroll Statements, Pocahontas Fuel Company, Bishop, Virginia, ca: 1957.

98-307       Alice Rasnake                                              2 in.
Scrapbook and miscellaneous clippings, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1941-1945.

98-308     Archivist                                               1 in.
Andrew McCreaths The Mineral Wealth of Virginia, 1884, Norfolk & Western Railway.

98-309         Robert L. Perry                                               4 ft.
Blueprint architects construction plans for 1924 Jefferson Street, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1912.
Bluefield High School Beaverette, 1925-1927; Beaver High School Yearbook, 1927; Bluefield
College Collegian, 1928; Beth Ward (Perry)s Beaver High School/

College scrapbook, ca: 1927-29, photograph of Arlington Coal & Coke Company store.

98-310       Floyd Hendricks                                 1 in.
Photographs of Maybeury 1937 train wreck, Bottom Creek school, ca: 1930; Kimball
Norfolk&Western shop crew, 1910.

98-311       Clifford Lantz                                                 1 in.
Signed numbered company town photograph by Builder Levy, 1970.

98-312         Gene Basham                                                  3 in.
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Woolen blanket from Norfolk & Western YMCA boardinghouse, Bluefield, West Virginia, ca:

98-313       William Merva                                          3 in.
Scrapbook, memorabilia, clippings from Bluefield Symphony Orchestra, 1951-1957.

98-314         Lucile Simmerman                                        1 in.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph insert for Mercer County Airport Dedication, May 15, 1954.
98-315         Clarence Perkinson                                      20 ft.
Photographs, maps, brochures, miscellaneous mining documents and materials from MAPCO Coal
Company, R.E. Perkinson, Jr., 1930-1980.

99-316      Eddie E. Caudill                                              1 in
Smoky Hole mine on Coaldale Mountain, ca: 1910.

99-317        Raymond A. Froy                                         1 in.
Photographs, tunnel construction, Big Walker Mountain, Bland County, Va, 1968.

99-318      James Jennings                                                1 ft.
School memorabilia, Bluefield, WV.

99-319        Gail Hill                                            1 in.
Photographs of Natural Bridge, VA, and Cinderella Coal Company, Mingo County, ca: 1920's.

99-320       Harry L. Mead                                                1 in.
St. Lukes Hospital annual yearbook, Bluefield, WV, 1925-26.

99-321         Keith B. Anderson                                          1 in.
Self-published manuscript, Semi-Socialism: an Alternative Government and Economic System, 1994.

99-322        Roscoe Matney                                               1 in.
History of Sycamore Coal Company, Patterson, VA, ca: 1950.

99-323         Charles A. Beasley                                         1 in.
The Voices of Summerlee, oral histories documenting Summerlee, WV.

99-324      Carol Carper                                                  6 in.
Mercer County School staff directories, photographs, and other school publications, 1957-present.

99-325       Eric Budner                                                  1 in.
Brier Club membership register, 1963-67, Bluefield, WV.

99-326        Archivist                                                   2 in.
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A signed print The Power Arrangers illustrated by Mike South, 1997.

99-327       Archivist                                                1 in.
Guyan Eagle: a photographic history of Guyan Eagle Coal Company and its Subsidiary Elk Creek
Coal Company, by Harry D. Taylor, ca: 1940's.

99-328        Archivist                                                  1 ft.
Annual reports, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, 1969-present.

99-329        George McGonagle                                          15 ft.
Photographs, records, documents of the Bluefield Baseball Club, ca: 1940-present.

99-330        Margaret Elliott                                            6 in.
Bluefield Shoe Company account books, Bluefield, WV, 1933-64

99-331         Peggy Turnbull                                           6 in.
Miscellaneous local history publications and documents, books, photographs, clippings, and
brochures, printed by Southern Office Printing Co, Bluefield, WV, ca: 1950-90.

99-332       Robert H. Moore                                   4 in.
Records and memorabilia from the 1999 reunion of Miss Blanche Millers kindergarten,
Bluefield, WV.

99-333       Bee Stringfellow                                             2 ft.
Newspapers, Bluefield and Bramwell, 1908 - 1952.

99-334       Mary Jane Calfee Parks                                       9 in.
Government documents, Department of the Interior, 1890.

99-335        Helen Payne                                              1 in.
Reprint maps of southwestern Virginia, 1700's, photograph of Ramsey School.

00-336        Amy Bostic                                           1 in.
Photographs of Higgenbotham house and N & W station, Bluefield, WV, circ: 1900.

02-337       William Baker                                               1 in.
One photograph of 600 Commerce Street in downtown Bluefield, site of the Craft Memorial Library.
Circa 1940.

02-338        Susan Buckland                                          6 in.
Photographs of Norfolk & Western Railway workers, and Bluefield residences.

02-339        Paul Cole                                                   6 in.
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Records of the Mercer County Food Dealers Association, 1930-1960

02-340        Josephine Campbell                                         6 in.
Bluefield Beaver High School annuals, 1923, 1926

02-341      George Brooks                                             2 ft.
Framed wide-angle photograph, construction of the Norfolk & Western freight depot, Bluefield,

02-342       Kenneth Gray                                           1 ft.
Records of Hart Electric Company, a subsidiary of Joy Manufacturing Company, 1930-1990.

02-343     William F. Pigg                                               3 ft.
Mining memorabilia and equipment; photographs, Deerfield mine.

02-344       Lindsey Grubb                                               1 in.
One photograph of the Bluefield Camera Club, 1950.

02-345        Wesley L. Scott                                    1 in.
Photographs, Eckman, McDowell County, and African-American coal miners, 1922.

03-346       Hawkins                                                 4 in.
Norfolk & Western Railway materials, including 1928 Pocahontas Division Track Chart; Coal
Country board game.

03-347         Reed                                                      2 in.
Safety certificates, photographs, and other memorabilia of Eugene Reed, a mine safety inspector
from Gary, West Virginia.

03-348      King                                                      1 in.
Pocahontas Fuel Company payroll stubs, photographs, saftey handbook, 1950's.

03-349        Chafin                                                        2 in.
Video and transcript of oral history interview with Andrew Chafin concerning the Hatfield-McCoy
Feud, 1972. (NOTE: the collection is restricted; see control folder for conditions).

03-350      Brown                                                   1 in.
Norfolk & Western Railway employee identification cards, union membership cards, 1940's.

03-351         Eimco                                                     5 ft.
Memorabilia, photographs, and signage from Eimco, Eastern Iron and Metal Corporation, Bluefield,
West Virginia.
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03-352       Donevant                                               2 in.
Annual Reports, West Virginia Teachers Retirement Board, 1940-1950.

03-353        Johnson                                                   4 in.
Original sheet music and scores written by Bluefield native Ora Schleusner, ca: 1950.

03-354        Corsaro                                                2 ft.
Records of the Carbon Fuel Company, and papers of its President, L. Newton Thomas, 1902-

03-355         University Club                                    2 in.
Photograph album and miscellaneous clippings of the University Club, a mens fraternal
organization in Bluefield, West Virginia, 1935-1963.

04-356        Jackson                                          3 ft.
Payroll book ledger of the South West Virginia Improvement Company, precursor to the
Pocahontas Fuel Company, Pocahontas, Virginia, 1888.

04-357        Kennedy                                                6 in.
Black and white mounted photograph of Keystone, West Virginia, 2004.

04-358         Lilly                                                      3 ft.
Wide-angle photographs of Maybeury, West Virginia, including construction of the new Elkhorn
tipple at Barlow, Elkhorn Coal Company, fraternal organizations, religious orders, 1930.

04-359        Gow                                                       2 in.
Framed lithograph crayon portrait entitled, Hired Hand, signed by the artist Barbara Gow, in

04-360         Reynolds                                             3 ft.
Framed color wide-angle photograph of Lake Superior Coal Company, Superior, West Virginia,
taken ca: 1925 by photographer Red Ribble.

04-361       Branton                                                  3 in.
Signed, numbered prints of murals at the Richlands, Virginia Miners Memorial, 2003, by artists
Thomas Hagerman and Ellen Elmes.

04-362        Williams                                            6 ft.
Scrapbooks, 1959-1997, of the Appalachian Power Companys Girls Service Club, Bluefield,
                                                                  West, Virginia.

05-363        Curator                                                   1 in.
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Postcards of Bluefield, West, Virginia, ca: 1910.

05-364        Lewis, Series II                                         2 in.
Photographs of McDowell County, West Virginia, including but not limited to Welch, Keystone,
Northfork, and mining scenes, ca: 1900.

05-365        City of Bluefield                                             2 in.
Color photographs, circa 1990's, of landmarks, schools, and businesses in Bluefield, West Virginia.

05-366        Culbertson                                                1 in.
Photographs of Norfolk & Western derailment at Jenkinjones, West Virginia, in 1955; Pocahontas
Fuel Company Drainage Tunnel commemorative booklet and medallion, 1936.

05-367     Davis                                                      in.
CD-ROM with photographs of Wharton, and Van, West Virginia, and the Y & O Coal Company.

05-368        Lambert                                                       1 in.
Photographs of Leckie, West Virginia, ca: 1920's.

05-369         Robinson                                                     1 ft.
Photographs from the Appalachian Power Company, including offices, aerial shots, and power
lines throughout the region, including but not limited to Bluefield, Welch, Pearisburg, Pageton,
Crumpler, Narrows, Mullens, McDowell, Matoaka, Rolfe, Coalwood, Beckley, Galax,
Christiansburg, Radford, Pulaski, Abingdon, and Grundy.

06-370       Williams                                            6 ft.
Three framed wide-angle photographs of the Arista mine of the Weyanoke Coal & Coke
Company, ca: 1935.

06-371         Buchanan                                               1 in.
Photographs of womens basketball teams at West Virginia Business College and Graham High
School, ca: 1930.

06-372        Lambert                                            1 in.
Receipts from the Norfolk Coal & Coke Company, Maybeury, West Virginia, 1893.

06-373        Anonymous                                              3 in.
Medical record books of Dr. Peyton R. Higgenbotham, Bluefield African-American physician,

06-374        Nash                                                        6 in.
Materials documenting the life and career of Bluefield native John F. Nash, Nobel Prize-winning
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06-375       Nester                                               3 ft.
Wide-Angle photograph of Norfolk & Western shop crew, Kimball, West Virginia, 1937.

06-376         Brunais-Gibson                                       3 in.
Norfolk & Western Conductors Car Report, 1924; room keys to Hotel Matz and Commercial
Hotel, Bluefield, West Virginia.

06-377       Kammer                                                      3 ft.
Signed numbered print of Isaban tipple, by Sherman Street, titled Coal Life.

06-378        Cole                                           in.
Photograph of Mercer County Board of Education at the Concord College He-Mens
Association, July 1940.

06-379        Jackson                                                  1 in.
Color snapshot photographs of downtown Bluefield, West Virginia, ca: 1950's.

06-380       Brown                                                  1 ft.
Annuals from Bluefield Junior High School and Fairview School, 1970's-1980's.

06-381          Veach                                                    1 ft.
School records from Bluefield and Beaver Pond District, including curriculum, class lists, grades,
teacher salaries and other financial records, 1892-1910.

06-382        Kennedy                                                3 in.
Miscellaneous commercial and retail memorabilia from Bluefield and Welch, West Virginia, ca:

06-383        Tyson                                                    1 in.
Photographs of unidentified individuals, World War Two aircraft, ca: 1940's.

06-384        Romano                                                       1 in.
Unidentified photographs of surface mining operations, ca: 1930-1950.

06-385          Nester
Correspondence, invoices, general office files from the Pulaski Iron Company at Eckman, West
Virginia, ca: 1900-1910.

07-386        Skaggs
Photos of Shedd family. Correspondence. Beaver High School class of 1917 photos.
Shedd family genealogy 1327-1920.

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