George W. Johnson (1837-1902) Papers, 1860-1960 A&M.1655

George W. Johnson (1837-1902) Papers, 1860-1960 A&M.1655


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West Virginia and Regional History Center

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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.1655
Title
George W. Johnson (1837-1902) Papers1860-1960
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/3630
Quantity
1 Linear Feet, Summary: 1 ft. (2 document cases, 5 in. each); (2 scrapbooks, 2 in.)
Creator
Johnson, George W. (1837-1902)
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>
Abstract
Diaries, correspondence, notes, receipts, and newspaper clippings of a lumberman and stockman from Morgantown, West Virginia. Subjects include Johnson's agricultural activities, his extensive timber dealings in Monongalia County, and the rafting of logs to Pittsburgh and intermediate points on the Monongahela River.

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Preferred Citation

A&M 1655, George W. Johnson (1837-1902) Papers, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Agriculture
  • Diaries and journals.
  • Johnson, George W.
  • Livestock
  • Lumber trade
  • Monongahela River (W. Va. and Pa.)
  • Monongalia County (W. Va.)
  • Morgantown (W. Va.)
  • Rivers and river valleys.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Johnson, George W.
  • Johnson, George W. (1837-1902)

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Monongahela River (W. Va. and Pa.)
  • Monongalia County (W. Va.)
  • Morgantown (W. Va.)