|Scope & Content||
Carrie Eldridge is a genealogical researcher in Chesapeake, Ohio. This collection contains photocopies of many county record books of the Appalachian areas of West Virginia, Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky, ranging from the American Revolution until the end of the Civil War. The collection also contains high quality photographs of one room school houses of Cabell County, West Virginia, an audio cassette oral history, books, and pen nibs.
Several other similar collections of genealogical material donated by Carrie Eldridge are located in the library.
|Title||Carrie Eldridge Collection|
|Collection||Carrie Eldridge Collection|
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 2009/04.0770
West Virginia -- Genealogy
Kentucky -- Genealogy
Ohio -- Genealogy
Virginia -- Genealogy
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Cabell County, W. Va.
|Extent of Description||6 cu. ft.|
|Access Conditions||No restrictions.|
|Archivist's Notes||Accession card recorded. PastPerfect record reviewed 3/31/2011.|
|Year Range from||1773|
|Year Range to||1994|
|Dates of Creation||1773-1994|
|System of arrangement||Arranged into eight major subject areas; Tax Records and Property Deeds, Court Records, Census Data, Marriage and Death Records, School Records, Newspaper Materials, Addition Genealogical and Historical Materials, Photographs and Photographic Negatives.|