|Scope & Content||The Laidley family papers (1834-1944) consist of holograph and typescript histories of the Laidley, Beuhring, Brown and other early families of Cabell County, West Vrirginia; correspondence with descendants of the original trustees of Marshall Academy; and several holograph histories, including a history of Barboursville, West Virginia, on letterhead of W. S. Laidley. Biographical sketch of John Laidley, author was W.T. Laidley.|
|Title||Laidley Family Papers, 1834-1944|
|Collection||Laidley Family Papers, 1834-1944|
|Finding Aids||A printed finding aid is available in the Special Collections Dept., James E. Morrow Library, Marshall University. An online finding aid is available at: Accession 1973/01.0002|
Colleges & Universities
Cabell Co., Va.
Cabell Co., W. Va.
Marshall College Centennial, 1937
|Related Collections at Marshall University||See also accessions 46, 77, and 497. Accessions 2, 46 and 77 were combined to form Manuscript collection 62 in 1979.|
|Extent of Description||0.75 linear feet (1 clam)|
|Archivist's Notes||Accession card reviewed. PastPerfect record updated 11/30/2010.|
|Year Range from||1834|
|Year Range to||1944|
|Dates of Creation||1834-1944|