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Foley, Louise Pledge Heath.

Summary: Information was abstracted from land records and quit rent rolls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Foley 1974

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3755 Foley VOL. 1

Griswold, Mac K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973.41 GRI

Summary: A shocking and outlandish year-in-the-life documentary about the White Family of Boone County, West Virginia's most notorious extended family, with shoot-outs, robberies, gas-huffing, drug dealing and using, pill popping, murders, and tap dancing. Nestled deep in the Appalachian Mountains, the White family glorifies their criminal behavior and lives an existence more like something from the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by New Video Group 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC WIL

McClafferty, Carla Killough

Summary: Draws on primary source documents and photographs of historical artifacts to examine the lives of men and women enslaved by the Washington family, and includes information on the present-day archeological survey of Mount Vernon's Slave Cemetery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 306.3 MCC

Green, Kristen.

Summary: Combining hard-hitting investigative journalism and a sweeping family narrative, this provocative true story reveals a little-known chapter of American history-- the period after the Brown v. Board of Education decision when one Virginia school system refused to integrate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 975 GRE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 975 Green 2015

Shuck, Larry G. (Larry Gorden)

Contents: v. 1. Greenbrier Co. (West) Virginia early survey records, 1780-1799, Greenbrier Co. (West) Virginia early court minutes, 1780-1801, 1811, 1817-1819, Greenbrier Co. (West) Virginia court record books, 1828-1835, district court records, Batetourt, Greenbrier, Kanawha, and Montgomery counties, 1792-1797, district court deeds, Sweet Springs Virginia court house, 1789-1808 -- v. 2. Greenbrier...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Iberian Pub. Co. 1988

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.1 Shuck

Hesse, Monica

Summary: "The arsons started on a cold November midnight and didn't stop for months. Night after night, the people of Accomack County waited to see which building would burn down next, regarding each other at first with compassion, and later suspicion. Vigilante groups sprang up, patrolling the rural Virginia coast with cameras and camouflage. Volunteer firefighters slept at their stations. The arsonist...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 HES

DeVito, Carlo.

Summary: "The poignant, personal, and unbelievably true story of Mrs. Robert E. Lee and General Montgomery Meigs, and the founding of the Arlington National Cemetery, in the midst of America's greatest struggle--the Civil War"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 975 DEV

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 TWO

Kaylor, Peter Cline.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1976

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.373 KAY
1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.373 Kaylo

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Order from Wes Cochran 1985

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.375424 RIT

Phillips, Richard Hayes

Summary: " In this groundbreaking work, Richard Hayes Phillips has collected the names of more than five thousand children kidnapped from Ireland, Scotland, England, and New England, and sold into slavery in Maryland and Virginia, c. 1660-1720. By English law dated 1659, it was lawful for justices of the peace to kidnap children found begging or vagrant and ship them to the plantations as servants...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.373 PHI

Gordon-Reed, Annette.

Summary: Historian and legal scholar Gordon-Reed presents this epic work that tells the story of the Hemingses, an American slave family and their close blood ties to Thomas Jefferson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.4 GOR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B Hemings Gor

Gott, John K. (John Kenneth)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Publishing Co. 1980

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.1 Gott,

Vogt, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Iberian Pub. Co. 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.3755 VOG

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 1988

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.1

Vogt, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Iberian Pub. Co. 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.3755 Vogt,

Burch-Brown, Carol.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Virginia 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643.2 RIG

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: S.K. Pub. 2000

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN CENSUS WEST VIRGINIA 1820-40 GRE

Summary: A picturesque portrait of the nearly extinct mountain culture of Boone County, West Virginia, focusing on the unique character of Jesco White: mountain dancer, petty criminal, Elvis Presley aficionado.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Moviefish 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DAN

Wiencek, Henry.

Summary: A reassessment of the third president draws on new archaeological studies and previously disregarded personal records to explore his contradictory views on slavery while examining what is revealed by his monetary records.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 JEFFERSON, THOMAS WIE

Wayland, John Walter

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1965

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.1 Wayla