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This collection consists primarily of binders compiling information about the Queen, Powell, Reeder, Vaughan, Smith, Turman, Hatton, Stith, and Spurlock families, as created by Opal Turman Schmeling. Also included in the collection are clippings related to these families and manuscripts related to family history.


Special collections material is obtained from many sources and is intended primarily for research and educational purposes. Certain works may be protected by copyright, trademark, or related interests not governed by the department. It is up to the researcher to verify that they have permission to use these materials for publication or other activities.

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For more information or to use any of these collections, contact:
Special Collections, Morrow Library
Marshall University
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
(304) 696-2343

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Genealogy Commons