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MACHIR, Violette Somerville, compiler.
ACCESSIONS 1977/06.0196 and 444 (PROCESSED; MS 55, Books 1-6).
Dates: 1833-1982.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (photoreproduction), 6 vol.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Machir, 1976, 1986.
Description: Mason County, West Virginia, vital records: death records, 1853-1903; wills, 1833-1880; and obituaries, 1981, 1982. Mrs. Machir also compiled MANUSCRIPT 54, BOOK 4: Mason County, West Virginia marriages, 1806-1870.
ACCESSION 1980/12.0315.
Dates: 1982.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (photoreprodution), 116 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Machir, 1982.
Description: `Revolutionary war soldiers in Mason County, West Virginia,' worksheets prepared for the national headquarters of the Sons of the American Revolution Graves Registry Committee; lists all known Revolutionary war soldiers buried in Mason County and approximate place of burial.
ACCESSION 1982/06.0363.
Dates: 1952-1989.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 2.5 cubic feet.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Machir, 1981-1989.
Description Research notes concerning the genealogies of Mason County, West Virginia, families; newspaper clippings of items of historical interest; correspondence and newspaper clippings of John Aten, former county clerk.
MAHEY, John Andrew.
ACCESSION 555 (PROCESSED; MS 131, Books 1-5).
Dates: 1740-1992.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 0.50 cubic feet + 3 volumes.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mr. Mahey, 1992; 1993.
Description: Family group sheets and histories of Cabell and Wayne County, W. Va. families. Contents: Bk. 1. Descendants of Jesse Cyrus and Frances Smith -- Bk. 2. Descendants of Rev. John Newman -- Bk. 3. Descendants of Reuben Thacker 1765-1870 -- Bk. 4. Descendants of Alexander & Phoebe (Cyrus) Hazlett -- Bk. 5. Descendants of John and Elizabeth (Vaughan) Smith.

MANN, Nancy Murray, 1869-1962.
ACCESSION 1985.0475.
Dates: 1914-1985.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers (photoreproductions), 0.25 linear feet.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for copying by Betty Mann Foard, 1985.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, suffragist, active in both Democratic and Republican parties on the national level. Served on board of Federal Women's Reformatory at Alderson, W. Va. Papers include speeches, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.

MARKS, Richard, collector.
ACCESSION 1994/01.0576.
Dates: 1961-2013.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 8.0 linear foot.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Richard Marks, 1994.
Description: Former C.I.A. employee and genealogist. Bulk of the collection consists of Mr. Marks' genealogical research. Also included are Turkish-American association stamp exhibits 1961-1965. "Philatelic items, brochures. news clippings, photographs and correspondences pertaining to the TAA Stamp Exhibit in Ankara, Turkey. 1. Postage-stamps--U.S. 2. Postage Stamps-- Turkey. Collection has been periodically updated and added to since 1994.

Marshall Academy Records.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0048
Dates: 1852-1856.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Records, .25 cu. ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Transferred to Archives, 1973.
Description: Original holographic documents from Marshall Academy Committee on Education, and Board of Trustees, including reports, resolutions, etc.

MARSHALL, Richard Coke, collector.
ACCESSION 1976/10.0277.
Dates: 1817-1976.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Letters (photoreproductions), 5 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Originals in possession of Mr. Marshall. Transferred, 1979.
Description: Copies of Lee's General Order number 9, 10 April 1865; a letter from Thomas Jefferson to Augustus Watson and J. H. Cocke regarding the founding of the University of Virginia, 10 March 1817; and a letter from Thomas Marshall to his brother Edward regarding the health of their father, Chief Justice John Marshall, 19 June 1835.

MARSHALL FAMILY.
ACCESSION 488.
Dates: 1987-1988.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers (some photoreproductions), 4 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Dr. Sam Clagg, 1988.
Description: A list of descendants of John Marshall prepared for the Marshall University Sesquicentennial Committee in 1987; includes some correspondence from family members.

MARSHALL UNIVERSITY ORAL HISTORY COLLECTION.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0064 - Subject Index
Dates: 1963-to present.
Collection Type/Materials and size: 12 linear feet.
Method of Acquisition and date: Deposited by the Office of Oral History of Appalachia.
Description: Tape recordings and transcripts of oral interviews with residents in the West Virginia-Ohio-Kentucky Tri-State region regarding such topics as farming, schools, health care, folk customs, and many others related to life in this Appalachian region. Guides and index are available in the Special Collections Department.

MARSHALL UNIVERSITY REGIONAL PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION.
ACCESSION 1969/01.0227 (PROCESSED; MS 64).
Dates: ca. 1888- to present.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Photographs, 2 linear feet.
Method of Acquisition and date:
Description: A continually expanding collection of photographs of individuals, groups, buildings, locations, and activities of the West Virginia-Ohio-Kentucky Tri-State Region. Index in Special Collections Department.

MASON COUNTY, [WEST] VIRGINIA. SUPERIOR COURT.
ACCESSION 518 (PROCESSED; MS 94-B).
Dates: 1831-1851.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Memorandum Book, 1 vol.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Cora Teel, 1990.
Description: Annotated list of plaintiffs and defendants in cases brought before the county court.

MASON, Mary.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0031.
Dates: 1935.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Letter, 2 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Col. George Wallace. Miss Mason was the daughter of Mrs. Salina Hite Mason, who owned Marshall College during the Civil War. Miss Mason's letter lists the students attending the academy in 1865.

MASON, Nimrod.
ACCESSION 1974/01.0096.
Dates: 1863-1865.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 5 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Purchased, 1974.
Description: Logan County, West Virginia, native. Includes a list of members of the Seventh West Virginia Cavalry, discharge papers, and commission papers signed by Arthur Boreman and Francis Pierpont, first governors of West Virginia.

MASON CITY, WEST VIRGINIA.
ACCESSION 432.
Dates: 1885-1935.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Account book, 1 volume.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Miss Christine Fruth, 1986.
Description: Accounts kept by J. N. Manley, town treasurer. Also contains election lists, 1927-1935.

MASON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA.
ACCESSION 1976/12.0165 (PROCESSED; MS 48)
Dates: 1810-1840.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Census (photoreproduction of typescript), 2 vol.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for copying by Mrs. Violette Machir.
Description: 1810 and 1820 censuses were transcribed by Mrs. Owen Crickard; 1840 census lists heads of households only.
ACCESSION 413 (PROCESSED; MS 94)
Dates: 1805-1890.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Court records, 0.5 linear feet.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Col. Charles Lewis Chapter, NSDAR, 1985.
Description: Assorted records of the county and circuit courts, including estate appraisals, school house plans, wolf scalp claims and oaths of allegiance. Records were salvaged when the old courthouse was razed ca. 1955.
ACCESSION 473 (PROCESSED; MS 94-A)
Dates: 1806-1860.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Court records (photoreproductions), 2 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Christine Fruth, 1988.
Description: Photoreproduction of marriages, 1806-1850, and the Register of Free Negroes, 1838-1860.
MATEWAN DEVELOPMENT CENTER, INC.
ACCESSION 660.
Dates: 1989-1995.
Collection Type/Materials and size: 165 sound cassettes, 103 transcripts
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of the Center, 1997.
Description: Interviews with former and current residents of Matewan, W. Va. regarding the “Matewan Massacre;” Sid Hatfield and other persons involved in the struggle in the coal fields; customs and life in the area.

MATHEWS, C. G.
ACCESSION 1977/11.0204.
Dates: 1864.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Warrant, 1 item.
Method of Acquisition and date: Received, 1974.
Description: Promotion warrant, dated 12 April 1864, in the Twelfth Regiment, West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, signed by Col. William B. Curtis, at Martinsburg, [West] Virginia.

MATHEWS, Shirley Foster Streeby
ACCESSION 2012/05.0796
Dates: 1939 - 2003.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 6 cu. ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift, date and donor unknown.
Description: Mrs. Mathews was a former member of the faculty of the Marshall University Laboratory (K-12) School. The bulk of the collection contains newspaper clippings that Mrs. Mathews collected over the years about her former students. There are also a few dozen photographs, along with wedding invitations, school pageants and programs, commencements, handwritten and typed correspondence, reunion correspondence, Greenline newsletters (a publication for Marshall University alumni), church programs, funeral/death announcements and holiday cards. Most of the photos are identified on the back.

MATNEY, Harry B., Jr.
ACCESSION 538.
Dates: 1860-1950.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (computer-generated; photoreproduction), 10 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Alan B. Gould, 1991.
Description: "Livisay family of Wayne Co. [West Virginia]" gives the history of an African-American family; paper was a presentation at the West Virginia Black History Conference at Marshall University in September, 1991.

Matthews, Frank E. Jr.
ACCESSION 2012/09.0798
Dates: 1972.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 1.5 cu. ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Jewell Matthews, September 2012.
Description: Former Deputy Commander of the Huntington (WV) District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Served in this capacity during the Buffalo Creek Flood on February 26, 1972. Contains video, aerial photos, photographs, audio recordings (some with transcripts) created immediately following the flood.

MATTHEWS, Thelma Morrison.
ACCESSION 1979/12.0291.
Dates: 1935.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (photoreproduction), 8 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of James Jeffrey, 1979.
Description: `A brief history of Salt Rock two-room elementary school,' compiled by Mrs. Matthews, principal at the school. Includes histories of the community and of Walnut Grove and Palestine schools.

MEADOWS FAMILY.
ACCESSION 523 (PROCESSED; MS 64)
Dates: ca. 1900-1930.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Photographs, 63 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Kenneth Reffeitt, 1990.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, family.

MERIWETHER, Elizabeth.
ACCESSION 1976/09.0141.
Dates: undated.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Letter, 1 leaf.
Method of Acquisition and date: Transferred, 1976.
Description: Letter to Lyon G. Tyler commenting on his purchase of six copies of her book Facts and Falsehoods; asks him to read The Master of Red Leaf.

MERRITT FAMILY.
ACCESSION 638.
Dates: 1760-1794.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 7 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for photocopying by Carrie Eldridge, 1996.
Description: Cabell Co., W. Va., family Bible record from Biblia, das ist: Die Ganze Teil Schrift. . . Halle, 1760.

MEYERS (Robert) FAMILY COLLECTION
ACCESSION 2011/10.0787
Dates:
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 3 cu. ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of the Meyers family, 2011.
Description: Photographs, scrapbooks, and other materials related to the Robert Myers family and the Myers Moving & Storage Co. of Huntington, West Virginia.

MEYNELL, Everard.
ACCESSION 266.
Dates: 1923[?]; undated.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Letters, 2 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Transferred 1979.
Description: Comments on the sale of The Letters of George Meredith to Alice Meynell and gives news of the family.

MILICIA, Maureen.
ACCESSION 657.
Dates:1960-1996.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, ca. 0.5 linear ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Dr. Milicia, 1996.
Description: Marshall University theater professor. Papers consist of a scrapbook, newspaper clippings, some correspondence, play programs, technical notes and other items related to her years as director of University Theater.

MILLARD, Mrs. W. A. and WILSON, Allene.
ACCESSION 620.
Dates: 1924.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript, 5 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Transferred, 1996.
Description: “Farm bureau community history of Pea Ridge,” now incorporated into Huntington, W. Va.

MILLER, Daniel.
ACCESSION 1982/06.0362.
Dates: 1791.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Will (photoreproduction), 4 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of James Jeffrey, 1981.
Description: Augusta County, Virginia, will, accompanied by a typed transcript.

MILLER, Doris Copley.
ACCESSION 1990/11.0525 .
Dates: ca. 1930-1989.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 43 linear feet.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Montserrat Miller,1990.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia poet, newspaperwoman, and local historian. Papers include her work in draft and printed form; correspondence, notably the Jesse Stuart letters; poetry of others; working files from her years as religion, education and poetry editor at the Huntington Publishing Company; financial and personal papers; genealogical research.

MILLER, Martha Elizabeth Carpenter, 1881-1962.
ACCESSION 1979/06.0257.
Dates: 1898-195-.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 3 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Maxine Miller Hoke, 1979.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, resident. Papers include poetry and a photograph of the Marshall College class of 1898.

MILLER SCHOOL PARENT-TEACHER ASSOCIATION.
ACCESSION 1979/06.0263.
Dates: 1966-1967.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 1 cu.ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Haden, 1979.
Description: Scrapbook origianally a part of the Catherine Enslow Papers, no discernable ties to Enslow papers.

MILLER-THACKSTON FAMILY.
Accessions 1948/01.0047 and 1948/01.0055
Dates: 1843-1874.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 0.5 linear feet.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. C. C. Remmele, 1948. Barboursville, West Virginia, family. Letters to Eugenia Miller in school in Cincinnati, 1849-1852, and later, correspondence between Eugenia and her husband Benjamin Thackston, who worked in Richmond during the Civil War. Includes copies of Thackston's speeches.

MOBAYED, Louis A. 1910-1998.
ACCESSION 658.
Dates: 1972.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Photographs, 105 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Dr. Alan Gould, 1997.
Description: Huntington, W. Va. photographer with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers. Photographs are aerial views of Huntington taken on May 2, 1972 at 3500 feet.

MOBLEY, Harvey and Beulah.
ACCESSION 1983/04.0374 (PROCESSED; MS 84)
Dates: 1983.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript, 59 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mobley, 1983.
Description: `Thomas Hannan and descendants,' from 1757 to 1957, with family group sheets, transcriptions of wills and deeds, and addenda.

MOFFAT, Charles Hill.
ACCESSION 300.
Dates: 1977-1980.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 1 linear foot.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Dr. Moffat, 1980
Description: Former professor and chairman of department of history at Marshall University. Papers are notes and drafts of his manuscript, `Marshall University, 1837-1980: An Institution Comes of Age.'

MOODY, Kenneth and Edna.
ACCESSION 310.
Dates: 1972.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (photoreproduction), 63 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for copying by Walter Taylor, 1980.
Description: `Ball family genealogy, 1765-1972,' includes newspaper clippings, 1972-1979, relating to this Mason County, West Virginia, family.

MOON, George.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0056.
Dates: 1844.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Document, 1 item.
Method of Acquisition and date: A statement of account with E. Williams of Baltimore, Maryland.

MOORE, Charles P. T., papers
ACCESSIONS 1973/01.0005 and 558.
Dates: 1861-1921.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 0.25 cu. ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Bulk received as gift of Harlow Denny, 1993.
Description: Judge of West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. Papers are primarily legal documents or letters concerning legal matters. Includes an invoice of articles received from J. A. Kline for use in the General Hospital at Point Pleasant, West Virginia, by the Second Virginia Cavalry. Accession 558; addendum to Accession 5 contains items found in home and consists primarily of printed material related to farming; includes receipts, correspondence, and other holographic items.

MOORE, Frederick.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0032.
Dates: 1824.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Document, 1 item.
Method of Acquisition and date:
Description: Land grant for five hundred acres in Cabell County, West Virginia; signed by Governor John Pleasants.

MORGAN, Claude M., collector.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0245.
Dates: 1863-1972.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 40 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of the Claude Morgan estate, 1973.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia lawyer and Civil War collector. Papers include articles written for Confederate Echoes and Rhode Island History, photographs, newspaper clippings. Books and scale models of Civil War armaments were also part of the collection.

MORGAN FAMILY PAPERS.
Accession 1948/01.0012
Dates: 1831-1935.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 2 ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Oretha Morgan Foard, 1948.
Description: Putnam County, West Virginia, family. Business, general and family correspondence as well as legal and financial papers related to land acquisition in Putnam County, West Virginia. Also includes the papers of J. M. H. Beale, early settler of Mason County, West Virginia.
ACCESSION 510 (PROCESSED; MS 12-A)
Dates: 1819-1980.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers (photoreproductions), 56 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for copying by Martha Valentine, 1990.
Description: Addenda to papers already in collection includes receipts, statements, family history and Skipper family material.
ACCESSION 707 (PROCESSED; MS 12-B)
Dates: ca. 1900 - ca.1940.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Photographic (glass)negatives, 432 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: 1986
Description: Photos taken by Thomas Jefferson Morgan (1878-1946). Morgan was a native of Putnam County, W. Va. Negatives of digital images are available in the department.

MORGAN, Henry B.
ACCESSION 1980/12.0318.
Dates: 1891-92.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 5 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for copying by Melissa Simmons, 1980.
Description: Resident of Cooper County, Missouri, writing of family matters to cousin Lydia ----.

MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA. ELIZABETH LUDINGTON HAGANS CHAPTER, NSDAR.
ACCESSION 1974/08.0148.
Dates: n.d.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (photoreproduction),41 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Purchased, 1974.
Description: `Monongalia in the Revolution,' a history of the formation of Monongalia County, West Virginia, and of Revolutionary War service of its residents.

MORRIS, Byron T.
ACCESSION 513 (PROCESSED; MS 127)
Dates: 1967-1989.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers (photoreproductions), 1 linear foot.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for copying by Byron Morris, 1990.
Description: Copies of Mr. Morris's newspaper column, "Out of the Past," written for the Wayne County News; subjects include histories of communities in Wayne County, West Virginia, genealogy of Wayne County families, registers of marriages in neighboring counties of Wayne County persons, and school and church histories. Index available in Special Collections Department.
ACCESSION 549 (PROCESSED; MS 127-A)Dates: 1775-1990.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers (addenda), Ca. 4 cubic feet.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Donna Morris Lash, 1992.
Description: Wayne County, W. Va., resident, newspaper columnist. Collection consists of correspondence, family histories, some primary sources, and a collection of newspapers, 1775-1880's. Also part of the gift were books, genealogy materials, and bound volumes of the Wayne County News.
MORRISON, Warren D.
ACCESSION 641.
Dates: 1996.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript, 1 vol.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of James K. Jeffrey, 1996.
Description: ‘A branch of the Andrew Morrison family of Greenbrier County, (W) Virginia.’

MORROW FAMILY.
ACCESSION 547.
Dates: 1775-1938.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 1775-1938. 3 cubic feet + 33 oversized maps, paintings and photographs.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Dwight Scandrett and Nancy Shirley Ross, 1992.
Description: A family with West Virginia and Pennsylvania origins; the papers, however, relate primarily to Gen. Jay Johnson Morrow and the Special Commission on Boundaries, Tacna-Arica Arbitration, 1925-1928. Oil paintings of James E. Morrow, his wife Clara Johnson Morrow, and their son Dwight Whitney Morrow are of special interest to Marshall University.

MORROW, James E., Letter.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0063.
Dates: 1873.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Letter, .25 cu. ft..
Method of Acquisition and date: Acquired, 1973.
Description: Photostatic copy of a letter to J.J. Jacob, governor of West Virginia.

MOSES, Grace.
ACCESSION 445.
Dates: 1966?
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (photoreproduction of carbon copy), 10 leaves.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Ruby McIntyre, 1986.
Description: `Resume of the. . .Revolutionary War record of John Lewis,' from the original located in the NSDAR Library in Washington, D. C.

MOSS, Virginius R.
ACCESSION 611.
Dates: 1856-1903.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 220 items.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned for copying, 1995.
Description: Cabell Co., W. Va. physician. Bulk of collection consists of receipts for taxes and notes; correspondence; ephemera includes bill of fare from the Greenbrier resort hotel.

MOSSMAN, John M.
ACCESSION 2006/11.0754
Dates: 1911-2004
Collection Type/Materials and size: Photographs, 0.5 cu. ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mr. Mossman, 2006
Description: Collection of photographs from the Mossman family. One CD rom disk with photos of Maurice Edwin Mossman entitled WW I and Paris 1918-1919. Other photos include the 1937 flood, the Mud River flood, site of the Huntington Mall, and the Huntington Band competition in 1948 and 1949.

MULLENS, WEST VIRGINIA. United Methodist Church.
ACCESSIONS 1976/03.0125 and 1976/10.0142 (PROCESSED; MS 36)
Dates: undated.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Typescript (photoreproduction), 2 volumes.
Method of Acquisition and date: Acquired from J. B. F. Yoak, 1976.
Description: History of the church from 1910 until 1975, containing rosters of pastors, elders, district superintendents, and bishops.

MURRILL, Winston W.
ACCESSION 1983/01.0373.
Dates: 1933-1983.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Scrapbook, 1 volume.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mr. Murrill, 1983.
Description: Former Huntington, West Virginia, journalist. Miscellanea pasted on a photoreproduction of a volume of the West Virginia Book Bank, reset and bound by Mr. Murrill.

MUSA, Donna, collector.
ACCESSION 1982/09.0369.
Dates: 1939-40.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Scrapbook, 1.5 cubic ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Loaned indefinitely by Mrs. Musa, 1982.
Description: Huntington, West Virginia, public school teacher. Newspaper clippings concerning the growth of Germany, with maps, political cartoons, and analyses of European affairs by David Lawrence, Westbrook Pegler and others.

MUSGRAVE, Paul N.
ACCESSION 1974/09.0082.
Dates: 1930-1974.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 0.5 linear ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Mrs. Paul Musgrave, 1974; Robert Alexander, 1983.
Description: Educator at Marshall University. Papers consist of correspondence with botanists in the U. S. Department of Agriculture concerning his problems with growing amaryllis; color charts; and weather diaries.

MYERS FAMILY.
ACCESSION 1973/01.0016.
Dates: 1750-1860.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Record, 1 volume.
Method of Acquisition and date: A genealogical record of the David Myers family of Maryland and Pennsylvania with watercolor ornamentation. Also contains notes on mathematics and surveying.

MYERS, Marcia, collector.
ACCESSION 598.
Dates: 1895-1993.
Collection Type/Materials and size: Papers, 0.25 linear ft.
Method of Acquisition and date: Gift of Marcia Myers, 1994.
Description: Research collection of Presbyterian minister. Bulk of collection is composed of letters (1922-1933) from Helen Desbrow, stationed in Raleigh Co., W. Va., to her family in New Jersey, regarding her work in the Home Mission. Includes photographs and Rev. Myers' thesis on the topic at the Yale Divinity School.

   
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