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81 Galax (Virginia) Moose Lodge #733 PROGRAM FOR OLD FIDDLERS CONVENTION.
Galax, VA 
1991, 95-98, 2001 (6 issues). Each c.100pp., each full of ads, many pictures lists, etc. All V.g. Musicians from Japan to Sweden who aspired to make mountain music at the largest festival of its kind in the world. Now in its 67th year, the "Fiddlers" showcases solo & group instrumentalists, singers & dancers. Appalachia. (4685794359)
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82 Gasph (?), Robert "DAVIDSON RIVER (CHURCH)".

A 3500 word article in complete issue of Nov. 1923 APPALACHIAN APPEAL (Bristol, VA). Located in McDowell Co., NC between Marion & Black Mountain. Tracing 95 years of history, the author recounts various pastorates, relates the tragedy of the closed door, & speculates about the future. Author's name also spelled "Gash". Appalachia. Religion. This magazine not located per OCLC 11/15 (3340336440)
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83 Gillespie, William H. & John A. Clendening WEST VIRGINIA GEOLOGY, ARCHEOLOGY, AND PEDOLOGY: A BIBLIOGRAPHY AND INDEX.
Morgantown 1964 
xi,241pp. Out of print. Contains five times more than previous (1937) work. W/a 36p. index. Fine. (3750249804)
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84 Goodspeed GOODSPEED'S HISTORY OF HAMILTON, KNOX AND SHELBY COUNTIES OF TENNESSEE
Nashville 1974 
1063pp. First ptd 1887. Near fine in near fine dj. (5902103508)
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85 Goodspeed GOODSPEED'S HISTORY OF HAMILTON, KNOX AND SHELBY COUNTIES OF TENNESSEE
Nashville 1974 
1063pp. First ptd 1887. Near fine. Copies on line to sixty five. (5902063017)
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86 Gordon, Ronnie L. WALKIING UNDER THE LADDER WITH FATHER TIME AND THE BLACK CAT
(Wytheville, VA) (1997) 
134pp. First ed. Fine in paper covers. Poetry by Rural Retreat VA author. No copies listed per OCLC (7/14). (5990576343)
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87 Guerrnt, Edward O. Galax Gatherers, THE GOSPEL AMONG THE HIGHLANDERS
Richmond 1910 
xii,220pp. First ed, vg (Inner jts. repaired), all gilt bright. Imagine a circle rogphly 150milee from Brstol, VA-TENN stretching from easern KY, through VA and on to Western N..C. Several illus. Denominational affinity not clear. Includes ten p. on the Mormons. The two copies of this first ed are on line at one hndred and three hndred (!!!) (95139979) 
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88 Gwin, Adrian ONCE UPON AGO "LOOKING BACK"
St. Albans, WV 1993 
viii,133pp. First ed. Paper covers. Vg. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author. Ptd by McClain. Columns from Charleston Daily Mail. (5911659384)
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89 Hall, Granville D. THE RENDING OF VIRGINIA
(Chicago) 1902 
630,blpp. First ed. Good and solid, the cream cl showing some age spotting. Bookplate, but not ex lib. Notable for fold-out of Wheeling c. 1900 as well as several ports in text. Extensive treatment of VA and WV split. A thorough history w/ some eyewitness reports of the penalty exacted from Virginia patrician planters, who counted slaves in their efforts to control their out-numbering western kinsmen. Copies on line to two fifty. (5840557188) 
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90 Hamilton, Eleanor Meyer THE FLAIR & THE FIRE THE STORY OF THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN WEST VIRGINIA 1877 - 1977
(Chesapeake, WV) 1977 
359pp. First ed. Fine, all gilt bright, corners sharp. Ep map. (6014870943)
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91 Hannum, Alberta Pierson and Ruel Elton Foster JOURNAL OF THE MORNING
(Arlington, VA) (1982?) 
(82)pp. First ed. Paper covers. Fine. 9"xc.5". Diary entries and poetry. Only one copy on line and OCLC locates only two lib w/ copies (1/14). WV writers. (5939517192)
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92 Hardesty, H. H. HARRISON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA MAP.
Chicago 1883 14 x 10" 
Color copy from H. H. Hardesty, Historical & Geographical Encyclopedia. Shows P.O., creeks, roads, schools, mtns, & timber. Borders on VA. Bridgeport, Lost Creek, Johnstown, Javisville, Cherry Camp, Prospect Valley, and Sardis were among the post offices. Orig. had some damping to edges-faithfully replicated. Genealogy. Appalachia. Virginia. ISBN 1-933607-64-5 (4737460875) 
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93 Hardesty, H. H. KANAWHA COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA MAP.
Chicago 1883 10.75 x 14.5" 
Color copy from H. H. Hardesty, Historical & Geographical Encyclopedia. Shows P.O., creeks, roads, schools, mtns, & timber. Minor foxing-faithfully replicated. Not net. Genealogy. Appalachia. (5491403295)
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94 Hardesty, H. H. MARION COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA MAP.
Chicago 1883 14 x 10" 
Color copy from H. H. Hardesty, Historical & Geographical Encyclopedia. Shows P.O., creeks, roads, schools, mtns, & timber. Borders on VA. Glovers Gap, Bingamon, Hessville, Gray's Flat, Newport, Palatine, Benton's Ferry were among the post offices. Orig. had some damping to edges-faithfully replicated. Genealogy. Appalachia. Virginia. ISBN 1-933607-66-1 (4737501366) 
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95 Hardesty, H. H. MONROE COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA MAP.
Chicago 1883 11 x 14" 
Color copy from H. H. Hardesty, Historical & Geographical Encyclopedia. Shows P.O., creeks, roads, schools, mtns, & timber. Borders on VA. Wolf Creek, Centerville, Lindside, Salt Sulphur Springs, Grimson Springs, Sweet Springs were among the post offices. Orig. had some damping to edges-faithfully replicated. Genealogy. Appalachia. Virginia. ISBN 1-933607-67-X (4131432078) 
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96 Hardesty, Henry (and others) THE HISTORIES OF PULASKI & GILES COUNTY REPRINTED FROM HARDESTY'S HISTORICAL AND GEOGRAPHICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA CHICAGO, ETC. 1884 WITH A NEW INDEX
Wytheville, VA 2014 
209pp. First printing of this title. Fine in paper covers w/ plastic fingers. The new index has 42 columns of families (approximately 100 families per county) and places to locate in approx 100 p. of each county. Civil War history includes 4th VA Inf. Co. C., 24th VA Inf. Co. E., 50th VA Vol Inf. Co. I., 54th VA Vol Inf. Co. F., 7th VA Vol Inf. Co. D., Starke's BTLN Light Artillery, 36th VA Vol Inf. Co. H. (5988916212) 
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97 Hardesty, Henry H. ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY BATH COUNTY FAMILIES AND HISTORY.
Rural Retreat, VA 2001 
c.135-p. index. Comb binding. This is the 10th of our local hist. reprints, providing indexed local hist. & family data from the special Rockbridge & Bath ed. of Hardesty's "Hist. Encyclopedia," (Chicago), c.1883. Genealogy. Appalachia. No other copy on line Includes families of Wright, Wilson, Withers, Withrow, Wiseman, White, Williams, White, Welch, Walker, Wallace, Shawa, Stilington, Sstewart, Stuart, Strickler, Swisher, nicely, Page, Patterson, Paxton, Pendleton, WATTS, Bell, Bowyer, brockenbrough, Cameron, Campbell, ash, Cleek, Cauley, Crawford, Davidson, Davis, Dixon, Edmondson, Erwin, arnett, Glasgow, Gaham, Grigsby, Hamilton, Harrison, Hickman, Hite, Hodge, Houston, Hull, Jarvis, Jacksons, Lyle, McCorkle, McCown McDowell, montgomery, Moore, ISBN 1-933607-49-1 (4348139910) 
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98 Hatfield, L. D True Story of the Hatfield and McCoy Feud
no place listed 1945 6x4.5" 
72(73-74)pp. Many details about this tragedy. Includes 9 full p. photo illusst. Fair in peper covers, free margin has been damped whereby edges were stuck together and upon examiniation, some margins are a bit chipt. "...compilation of data received ffom reliable sourfces and is meznt to be z reflection on either side". Last 12p describe the Matewan Tragedy. While several copies are located per OCLC.. Cf FORBES 1631 which notes a 194, 47 p, earlier ed which also does no tmention WVU in OCLC (6038679651)
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99 Hearne, Julian G. Jr. SOME UNKNOWN FACTS OF AMERICAN HISTORY: THE SAGA OF GOVERNOR PIERPONT.
Parsons, WV 1987 
xv,213pp. Although Virginians w/strong CSA roots regard Pierport as an upstart-carpetbagger whose claim to fame rests on an island (Alexandria) of arrogance in a sea of turmoil, he did provide "leadership" from 1865-1868 & may have reduced VA's penalty for reconstruction. This vol., as new, has 31pp. text & 180pp. appendix to support the text. The later/yellow paper as issued. Appalachia. West Virginia. (4367899518)
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100 Henderson , Helen Ruth A Curriculum Study in a Mountain District
NY 1937 
First and only edition, Good + in paper covers with ownership stamps and added paper label to bottom of bkstrp. OCLC locates copies in 5 libraries. Analysis of Buchanan County, VA, (6031188816) 
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