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-- Calendar of Virginia state papers and other manuscripts


Full text of the 4th volume of miscellaneous government documents issued by the State of Virginia, presented in chronological order between 1785 to 1789. From Google Scholar.

ATG topic: History -- Primary Sources


--Chronicles of border warfare, or, a history of the settlement by the whites, of north-western Virginia


Stands behind Western European acquisitions by conquest, invoking atrocities in detail to justify reprisals. Editorial notes correct factual errors and enlarge on the text in many cases. Published in 1895. From Google Scholar.

ATG topic: History -- Primary Sources


--Documenting the American South (DocSouth): Primary Resources for the study of Southern History, Literature, and Culture


Docsouth combines full-text primary source materials in a variety of formats, grouping them into themed “collections” on topics such as History, Literature, and the African-American experience in the US South.

ATG topic: History -- Primary Sources


--Eastern Band of Cherokee


Information on the history, language, contemporary governance, and culture of the Cherokee Nation is included, but without bibliographic citation. Includes ads, and links to an attractive commercial site with coverage oriented to tourism at the reservation in North Carolina.

ATG topic: Social Environment -- Ethnic Groups


-- History of Seventh Day Baptists in West Virginia: including the Woodbridgetown and Salemville churches in Pennsylvania and the Shrewsbury church in New Jersey.


Covers the migration and history of the denomination from Wales to West Virginia, from the 1905 book by Corliss Fitz Randolph. Includes maps, portraits, photographs, tombstone inscriptions, and errata. From Google Scholar.

ATG topics: History -- Primary Sources and Culture -- Religion


-- Miscellaneous papers, 1672-1865, now first printed from the manuscript in the collections of the Virginia Historical Society


Full text of the 6th volume of miscellaneous documents collected by the Society. In this volume: Selections cover a range of dates and include; Charter of the Royal African Company, 1672; Report on the Huguenot Settlement, 1700; Papers of George Gilmer, 1775-1778; Orderly book of Captain George Stubblefield, 1776; Career of the Iron-Clad Virginia, 1862; Memorial of Johnson’s Island, 1862-4; Beale’s Calvary Brigade Patrol, 1865. From Google Scholar.

ATG topic: History -- Primary Sources


-- Loyal West Virginia from 1861 to 1865: With an Introductory Chapter on the Status of Virginia


An early history of the Appalachian state, complete in one volume, by Theodore E. Lang in 1895, with portraits and maps. From Google Scholar.

ATG topic: History -- Primary Sources


--Rehabilitation counseling in Appalachian America


Full text article by Bauer and Growick with references overviews challenges to service providers who wish to understand the context of people in the region. Includes ads.

ATG topic: Social environment -- General health


-- Statutes at large; being a collection of all the laws of Virginia, from the first session of the Legislature in the year 1619


Full text of state laws enacted by Virginia between 1792 and 1806. From Google Scholar.

ATG topic: History -- Primary Sources


--Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture


Searchable, full-text online version of the 1998 print encyclopedia about this Appalachian state. Includes updates. Coverage emphasizes history, social customs, contemporary attractions, and famous citizens. Most entries include suggestions for further reading.

ATG topic: Culture and History


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