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JACKSON, Naaman.
ACCESSION 424.
Dates: 1932, 1942.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Letters, 2 items.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Cabell County Public Library, 1984.
Description: Logan County, West Virginia, judge. One letter is from W. H. T. Squires, author of Land of Decision.

JARRETT, Peggy.
ACCESSION 1977/05.0187.
Dates: 1941-1976.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 2 cubic feet.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Miss Jarrett, 1977.
Description: Marshall University professor of education. Collection contains correspondence, working papers, resource material, studies and conference papers relating to her career as an executive director of the Girl Scouts of America in Memphis, Tennessee and Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and as a teacher at the University of Florida, West Virginia University, and Marshall University.

JEFFERSON, Thomas.
ACCESSION 1974/01.0101.
Dates: 1808.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Letter (photoreproduction), 1 item.
Method of Acquistion and date: Acquired, 1974.
Description: Letter to Edgar Patterson of Georgetown College discussing Mr. Madison; written from Monticello.

JEFFREY, James K., collector.
ACCESSION 1980/09.0309.
Dates: 1868-1928.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 8 items.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Mr. Jeffrey, 1980, 1981.
Description: Letters addressed to E. C. Hatfield and J. Alden Goodno (1928); ledger (1868-1882) of John A. Smith of Mansfield, Ohio.

JENKINS, Samuel Roy, Diaries 1870-1941
ACCESSION 1955/01.0007.
Dates: 1887-1941.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Diaries, 2.33 linear feet.
Method of Acquistion and date: Acquired, 1956.
Description: Civil engineer and florist from Grafton, West Virginia. Diaries describe student life at West Virginia University, career as a farmer, florist and city engineer in Grafton. Diaries from the 1890's are located at West Virginia University; another gap occurs in the 1920's.

JENKINS FAMILY.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0052 and 1976/06.0136.
Dates: [186?]-1989.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 21 items.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift, in part, of E. E. Lemons, 1976, 1977.
Description: Unsigned speech of Albert Gallatin Jenkins and items relating to daughter Margaret comprise most of the collection. Includes photographs of General Jenkins and the Homestead at Greenbottom, West Virginia; also newspaper clippings about the controversial use of the homesite by the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources.

JOACHIM, George, 1834-?
ACCESSION 454.
Dates: 1834-1865.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers (photoreproduction), 5 items.
Method of Acquistion and date: Loaned for copying by Dixie Stacy, 1987.
Description: Member, 7th Ohio Battery, Light Artillery. Papers include passport (German), promotion and discharge papers, diary from Civil War, and a letter to his wife in German from Camp Benton Post Hospital in St. Louis.

JOHNSON, Michael R.
ACCESSION 438.
Dates: 1967-1986.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 0.25 linear feet.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Mr. Elwyn Johnson, 1986.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, native; United States Marine Corps veteran of Vietnam named Outstanding Disabled American Veteran of 1973. Papers include correspondence, photographs, citations and newspaper clippings.

JOHNSON, Ruth, collector.
ACCESSION 1980/12.0317.
Dates: 1822-1864.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 7 items.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Ruth Johnson, 1980.
Description: Legal documents and correspondence of Revolutionary War veteran Benjamin Lemaster of Nicholas and Greenbrier Counties, (West) Virginia.

JONES, Arthur Shade, Dec. 1978.
ACCESSION 1978/09.0239.
Dates: 1936.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 2 items.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Mrs. Arthur S. Jones, 1978.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, physician. Papers consist of a diary for 1936 and a resolution from the Capital District, West Virginia Federation of Women's Clubs.

JONES, Dorothy Spain, 1893-1977.
ACCESSION 1979/10.0275.
Dates: 1915-1977.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 3 cubic feet.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Elizabeth Jones Bostwick, 1979.
Description: Diarist; homemaker in Detroit, Michigan, and Huntington, West Virginia. Collection consists primarily of diaries describing activities on a farm near Detroit, and later residence in Huntington. Also includes newspaper clippings, programs, cards and family memorabilia.

JONES, Ruth Katherine.
ACCESSION 1981/05.0330.
Dates: 1927-1937.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 0.5 linear feet.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of William G. Kearns, 1981.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, resident. Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and programs of plays presented at Marshall College from 1929 to 1936 comprise the bulk of the collection. Also includes programs of other cultural events in the region.

JOUAN, Aron and Pauline.
ACCESSION 1982/04.0355.
Dates: 1963-1977.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 0.5 linear feet.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Mrs. Jouan, 1982.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, woodcarvers; members of the West Virginia Artists and Craftsmen's Guild. Papers consist primarily of newsletters, directories and other secondary material from the Guild.

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF HUNTINGTON, W. VA.
ACCESSION 2002.0709.
Dates: ca. 1925-1980.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Papers, 10 cubic ft.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Elizabeth Sheets for the League, 2002.
Description: Women’s civic volunteer group; papers contain minutes of meetings, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, programs of sponsored events and memorabilia of League activities.

JUSTICE, James
ACCESSION 2011/06.0786
Dates: 2009(?) - 2011
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Assemblage, 0.5 cu. ft
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of Mr. Justice, 2011
Description: Marshall University alumni. Proof copies of a planned book Idle Moments by James Justice. Includes text, art prints, and a CD-ROM with the opera The Old Shoe Blues written and produced by Mr. Justice.

JUSTICE, Treasa Lynn, et al., plaintiffs.
ACCESSION 1982/06.0357 (PROCESSED; MS 81-A)
Dates: 1975-1977.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Depositions, 809 vol.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift, 1982.
Description: Depositions given by survivors of the 1972 Buffalo Creek Disaster in Logan County, West Virginia, describing the effect of the disaster on their physical and emotional conditions; conducted for the civil action in the United States District Court for the southern district against the Pittston Coal Company. Includes testimony by Kai T. Erickson and Robert J. Lifton, scholars of the effects of disaster survival.

JUSTINIANUS I. Emperor of the East, 483?-565.
ACCESSION 1976/01.0182 (PROCESSED; MS 49)
Dates: ca. 13th cent.
Collection Type/Materials and Size: Codex, 2 leaves. 45x28 cm.
Method of Acquistion and date: Gift of James Michael Maroney, 1976.
Description: Latin holograph on vellum. Red and blue ornamentation, with inserted text and commentary.
 
   
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