The Marshall University Special Collections Department is home to manuscript materials covering a wide range of subjects reflecting historical events, business, education, arts, and sciences. While many of the materials are related to West Virginia, several collections are regional and national in scope.

This gallery provides access to downloadable finding aids for the department’s processed collections.

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
speccoll@marshall.edu

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Finding Aids

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0111: McClelland Family Papers, 1870-1950, Marshall University Special Collections

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0112: Jude Stewart Papers, 1975, Marshall University Special Collections

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0113: Jesse Stuart Papers, 1929-1986, Marshall University Special Collections

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0114: Sigfus Olafson Compiled Genealogical Records, 1820-1880, Marshall University Special Collections

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0115: Jacob Stollings Will, 1817, Marshall University Special Collections

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0116: Scrapbooks (Crime), 1874-1892, Marshall University Special Collections

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0117: Neal Family Papers, 1864-1957, Marshall University Special Collections

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0118: Jane Adams Dingess Papers, 1906-0976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0119: Franz Sigel Letter, 1864, Marshall University Special Collections

0120: Leonard Holderby Family Records, Marshall University Special Collections

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0121: Banner Printing Company Papers, 1902-1904, Marshall University Special Collections

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0122: Huntington, WV Phi Beta Kappa Associates, 1927-1960, Marshall University Special Collections

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0123: William B. Blanchard Jr. Typescript, 1976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0124: Savage Grant Abstracts, 1754-1841, Marshall University Special Collections

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0126: Clarksburg, W. Va. Stealey Heights Methodist Church Manuscript, 1928, Marshall University Special Collections

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0127: Joseph Scott Indenture, 1807, Marshall University Special Collections

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0128: U.S. District Court, Southern District of WV, Charleston Division Papers, 1836-1886, Marshall University Special Collections

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0129: John English Papers, 1866-1887, Marshall University Special Collections

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0130: Religious Manuscript, 1976, Marshall University Special Collections

0131: John Walton Clipping File, Marshall University Special Collections

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0132: James Nelson Land Title, 1868, Marshall University Special Collections

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0133: Clarence Darrow Letter, Marshall University Special Collections

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0134: Clendenning Family Papers, 1850-1955, Marshall University Special Collections

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0135: L. Marie White Papers, 1870-1976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0137: Bertha Julia Steinbach Filson papers, 1899-1976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0139: Walter Besant Letter, 1894, Marshall University Special Collections

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0140: Tessa Sweazy Webb Letter, 1936, Marshall University Special Collections

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0141: Elizabeth Meriwether Letter, Marshall University Special Collections

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0142: Mullens, W. Va. United Methodist Church, 1910-1975, Marshall University Special Collections

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0143: McCoy Family Letters, 1845-1854, Marshall University Special Collections

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0144: Howard B. Grant Papers, 1934, Marshall University Special Collections

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0145: Gerardstown Presbyterian Church papers, 1796-1893, Marshall University Special Collections

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0146: Alderson, WV Old Greenfield Baptist Church papers, 1776-1798, Marshall University Special Collections

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0147: Almetta P. Gay Records, 1929, Marshall University Special Collections

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0148: Monongalia in the Revolution Manuscript, Marshall University Special Collections

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0149: Ruth Cammack Campbell Letter and Clippings, 1948-1970, Marshall University Special Collections

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0150: Anonymous Manuscript, c. 1850-1860, Marshall University Special Collections

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0151: William B. Stanard Navigation Workbook, 1941-1943, Marshall University Special Collections

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0152: Cristena Tuckwiller Receipt, 1861, Marshall University Special Collections

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0153: W. G. Owen Papers, Marshall University Special Collections

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0154: John Cantrell Bill of Complaint, 1829, Marshall University Special Collections

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0155: Scrapbook (Bland County), 1880-1886, Marshall University Special Collections

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0156: Marcellus Peck Papers, 1883-1889, Marshall University Special Collections

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0157: Charles A. Gebhardt Papers, 1927-1935, Marshall University Special Collections

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0158: Rena Burnett Autograph Book, 1889-1902, Marshall University Special Collections

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0159: Anne Ellis Papers, 1885-1896, Marshall University Special Collections

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0160: Point Pleasant, WV Colonel Charles Lewis Chapter, NSDAR Papers, 1925-1975, Marshall University Special Collections

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0161: Wilson Family Papers, 1901-1920, Marshall University Special Collections

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0162: William MacCorkle Letter, Marshall University Special Collections

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0163: Marshall Goodwin Simms Hodgson papers, 1921-1968, Marshall University Special Collections

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0165: Mason County, West Virginia Census Records, 1810-1840, Marshall University Special Collections

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0166: Carder Family Papers, 1942-1979, Marshall University Special Collections

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0167: Walter Theodore Watts-Dunton Letters, 1882 and 1888, Marshall University Special Collections

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0168: George Hechler Correspondence, 1861-1865, Marshall University Special Collections

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0169: Samuel Cheney Papers, 1862-1891, Marshall University Special Collections

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0170: Lena Hurt Typescript, 1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0171: Logan County Vital Statistics, 1853-1860, Marshall University Special Collections

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0172: McKinney Family Bible Records, Marshall University Special Collections

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0173: Corrie and Kate Clark Notebooks, 1889, Marshall University Special Collections

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0174: Huntington and Kenova Land Development Company Contract and Deed, 1892 and 1895, Marshall University Special Collections

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0175: Wayne County, WV School Commissioner's Report, 1860, Marshall University Special Collections

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0176: American Association of University Women. West Virginia Division of Records, 1923-1990, Marshall University Special Collections

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0177: West Virginia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Records, 1933-1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0178: Brooks Family Records, 1971, Marshall University Special Collections

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0179: Dickinson Family Papers, 1804-1903, Marshall University Special Collections

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0180: Rill Wilson Talbott Papers, 1947-1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0181: Lillian Morrison Pyle Papers, 1917-1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0182: Justianius I Manuscript Pages, 13th Century, Marshall University Special Collections

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0183: Elizabeth Bostwick Typescript, 1976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0185: David Kraybill Papers, 1834-1963, Marshall University Special Collections

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0186: John Hunt Oley Letter, 1871, Marshall University Special Collections

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0189: Charles Anthony Hoffman Papers, 1921-1940, Marshall University Special Collections

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0190: Greer Family Papers, 1960-1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0191: Kate Harris Typescript, 1912, Marshall University Special Collections

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0192: Mason-Jackson County Census and Marriage Records, 1806-1906, Marshall University Special Collections

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0193: Bishop Family Records, 1832-1895, Marshall University Special Collections

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0194: Howard Burton Lee Papers, 1902-1976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0195: Stephenson Family Scrapbook, 1888-1972, Marshall University Special Collections

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0196: Mason County, WV Death Records, 1833-1994, Marshall University Special Collections

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0197: Homer C. McCoy Papers, 1976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0198: Virginia D. Dober Typescript, 1961, Marshall University Special Collections

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0199: Kenneth Hechler Papers, 1958-1976, Marshall University Special Collections

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0200: Russell Barker Title, 1869, Marshall University Special Collections

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0201: Ralph Stutle Framed Artwork, Marshall University Special Collections

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0202: Virgie Smith Letter, 1896, Marshall University Special Collections

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0203: Soldiers' Relief Record, 1888-1894, Marshall University Special Collections

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0204: C. G. Mathews Warrant, 1864, Marshall University Special Collections

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0205: Alfred Perkins Rockwell Letter, 1865, Marshall University Special Collections

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0206: Logan Co. Virginia Infantry Records, 1830-1900, Marshall University Special Collections

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0207: U.S. Judge Advocate General's Office Records, 1861, Marshall University Special Collections

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0208: Thomas H. Barton Biography, 1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0210: Beatrice Malcom Ruffner Papers, 1940, Marshall University Special Collections

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0211: William Zban Papers, 1976-1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0212: Parsons-Ensign Family Papers, 1899-1988, Marshall University Special Collections

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0213: Joseph Frye Orderly Book, 1795-1778, Marshall University Special Collections

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0214: Virgie Giles Papers, 1932-1959, Marshall University Special Collections

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0215: Chicago, Parkersburg, and Norfolk Railroad of Virginia Records, 1887, Marshall University Special Collections

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0216: William A. Harper Manuscript, 1977, Marshall University Special Collections

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0217: Henry A. Wise Letters, 1855, Marshall University Special Collections

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0218: Ellison Family Papers, 1888-1951, Marshall University Special Collections