City of Shinnston, online: The official
website for Shinnston, West Virginia. Gives a brief area history; lists
Clarksburg, WV : Official Clarksburg website, with community calendar and more
City of Salem, online: Community information from the Salem Chamber of Commerce.
Harrison County Courthouse: Article from Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram
History of Harrison County West Virginia: By Henry Haymond, 1910; online at Google books!
and Personal History of the Upper Monongahela Valley West Virginia: by
A history of the Seventh day Baptists in West Virginia: By Corliss Fitz Randolph, 1905; Google books.
of Border Warfare, or a History of the Settlement by Whites of North-Western
History of West Virginia: By Virgil Anson Lewis, 1887; online at Google books.
: Harrison County was a part of Augusta County
and the Augusta District from 1739-1776.
Hardesty's 1882 Biographical Atlas of Harrison County: Hardesty's early
history of the following Magisterial Districts of
History of Anmoore: Article from Clarksburg Exponent Telegram, 3/22/2000.
History of Brown, WV: by Lowell Smith; donated by Diane Zimmerman.
Indian Cave at Good Hope- Article from Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram
Early settlers of Isaac's Creek- article from Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram
Historical Comments on the Maken community, 1830 – 1926: by Susan Ritter Lynch; donated by William S. Boggess.
Life at Lynchburg (Maken), ca1900: By Paul E. Maxwell; transcribed by William Boggess.
Harrison Co pioneers to receive headstones: Article from Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram; Donated by William Boggess,
History of Prospect Valley by William E. Piggot: from "History of Prospect Valley", by Nattie B. Cooper, 1879 - 1951.
WV, ca 1920: Names of residents of Rinehart, WV, found on a quilt
made by Ira & Martha Harbert in the 1920's.
Society Class Book: List of Bethyl Society class members from
Broad Oaks United Methodist Church: Article from Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram
Christ Episcopal Church - Article from Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram
Point Pleasant Methodist Church- by Susan Ritter Lynch, 1953; Donated by William Boggess.
Point Pleasant Methodist Church- Article from the Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram, Donated by William Boggess.
Point Pleasant Cemetery Restoration- by William Boggess.
History of Ten Mile Baptist Church: Donated by Mariana Zuelsdorf
History of West Milford Methodist Episcopal Church- Article from Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram
of Upper Indian Run grade school: Article
that appeared in the Clarksburg Exponent Telegram, August 20, 2000;
Harrison County History: Brief history of Harrison County.
West Virginia Harrison Co Histories Homepage: Listing of history books published about Harrison County.
of local histories for Harrison County: by Karen Griggs. This
is a listing of histories written about different communities
Notes from the Clarksburg Telegram newspaper, January 20 through April
from the Clarksburg Telegram newspaper, May 5 through August 25, 1893 Issues:
Notes from the Clarksburg Telegram newspaper, 9/18/1896 – 12/11/1896:
Transcribed & donated by
Polk's Clarksburg Directory, 1921, including directories for Shinnston, Bridgeport, and Wilsonburg.
1958 Telephone Directory, Clarksburg, WV; partial listing: Transcribed & donated by Susan Ritter
Graduating class of 1900, Clarksburg Colored School: Transcribed & donated by Nanci Headley Kotowski.
Unidis High School, West Milford, graduating class of 1926. Transcribed & donated by Nanci Kotowski.
Washington Irving High School- Article from the Clarksburg Exponent Telegram
Harrison County Poor House information: Article that appeared in the Clarksburg Exponent Telegram, 11/17/2002.
The Shinnston Tornado: Article from the Clarksburg Exponent Telegram, 6/23/2000
WV Coal Mines - Special WVGenWeb project on the Coal Mines of WV.
Mine Disasters, 1884 - Present - Listing of date, mine, company, number
of casualties, and nature of accident.
information is copyrighted;