LibraryCategory: General Histories

Emigrants and Exiles
Kerby A. Miller, 1988
Rich in human detail, penetrating in analysis, this book is social history on an epic scale. The first “transatlantic” history of the Irish, Emigrants and Exiles offers the fullest account yet of the diverse waves of Irish emigration […]
Harpers Ferry Floods
Quinith Janssen, 1985
The Making of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park: A Devil, Two Rivers, and a Dream (American Association for State and Local History)
Teresa S. Moyer, Paul A. Shackel, 2007
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is most widely known today for the attempted slave revolt led by John Brown in 1859, the nucleus for the interpretation of the current national park. Here, Moyer and Shackel tell […]
Two hundred years’ history of Shepherdstown
Clifford S Musser, 1931
Historic Shepherdstown
Danske Dandridge, 1910
Shepherdstown (West Virginia): An American Treasure
Martin Conway, 1991
A History of Jefferson County, West Virginia [1719-1940]
Millard Kessler Bushong, 2008
The author turned his passion for his native county into a dissertation for his doctorate and then into this book. Although the county was not formed until 1801, Bushong begins his account in 1719 in order […]