The West Virginia Historical Magazine Quarterly, Volunme 1, No 1
Vol. I JANUARY, 1901 No.I
The West Virginia Historical Magazine Quarterly
CHARLESTON, W. VA.
publishes by the West Virginia Historical and Antiquarian Society
J. P. HALE, Editor, President of The Society.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS.
Address of the President to the Public 1 A Sketch – Descriptive and Historical of Charleston, the Capital of West Virginia The State Seals The Final Crisis in our Struggle for Statehood West Virginia State Debt West Virginia Coal and Coke – 1900 The Inventor of the Steamboat John Laidley The Wild Pidgeon First Settlers of West Virginia Visit To Washington Battle of Scary Rumsey vs. Fulton Battle of Point Pleasant