Joseph W. Summers Papers A&M.0927

Joseph W. Summers Papers A&M.0927


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West Virginia and Regional History Center

1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown, WV 26506-6069
URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu

Staff of the West Virginia & Regional History Center

Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M.0927
Title
Joseph W. Summers Papers1831-1956
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/2876
Quantity
6.6 Linear Feet Summary: 6 ft. 7 in. (15 document cases, 5 in. each); (1 document case, 2 1/2 in.); (3 scrapbooks, 1 1/2 in.)
Creator
Summers, Joseph W.
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
<language langcode="eng" encodinganalog="041">English</language>

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Preferred Citation

A&M 0927, Joseph W. Papers Summers, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, maps, newspapers, and other printed materials of the family of Joseph W. Summers, Morgantown. Included are deeds for Summer land in Preston County, 1831-1903; genealogy notes complied by Mr. Summers on the Barker, Buzzard, Harris, Hoffman (Huffman), Holland, Knapp, Swisher, and Tarleton lines of the Summers family in West Virginia; obituary notices and local history clippings from the Morgantown Post, ca.1930-1956; and several scrapbooks of clippings of verse and political and historical affairs, ca. 1913-1956.

Related Material

927, 984

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Barker family
  • Buzzard family
  • Genealogy
  • Harris family
  • Hoffman family
  • Holland family
  • Knapp family
  • Morgantown Post
  • Preston County (W. Va.)
  • Preston County - families.
  • Scrapbooks
  • Summers, Joseph W.
  • Swisher family
  • Tarleton family