Cornell University Library Making of America Collection
The collection includes 955 volumes from twenty-two nineteenth-century periodicals digitized by Cornell University as part of the original Making of America project.
Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850-1920
This collection presents over 9,000 images relating to
the early history of advertising in the United States. The
materials include cookbooks, photographs of billboards,
print advertisements, trade cards, calendars, almanacs,
and leaflets for a multitude of products.
The site provides information and links on the geography,
people, politics, and economics of the fifty states. Includes
information pertaining to West
Virginia's state bird,
and much more.
Making of America Books
Making of America (MOA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history primarily from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The book collection currently contains approximately 10,000 books with 19th century imprints.
National Park Service (NPS)
The fundamental purpose of the NPS is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such
means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations. The NPS provides highlights, statistics, and a list of national parks for West Virginia.
and Regional History Collection
The West Virginia and Regional History Collection maintains
leading collections in many fields and formats.
West Virginia Division
of Culture and History
The West Virginia Division of Culture and History maintains
the West Virginia State Archives. It provides an excellent
library of genealogy records including bible records; military
records; birth, marriage and death records; census records;
naturalization records; old newspapers on microfilm; mortality
schedules, and more.
Virginia Memory Project
West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Archives
and History section provides databases and access to primary
State of West Virginia's official Web portal
WV.gov is the gateway to West Virginia state government
Web sites. The site includes selected resources on federal,
county, and local government.