Site Index

Index of Articles and Photo Galleries about Logan County

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Alphabetical Index

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  • “Boots” was anything but a normal coal miner
  • 1916 West Virginia Advertisements
  • 1922 Man High School Yearbook
  • 1934 Logan County
  • 1947 Phone Book
  • 1948 Logan High School
  • 1951 – Logan teacher sells $50,000 of War Bonds, wins contest
  • 1957 Logan High School
  • 1960 Logan East Junior High School
  • 1969 Phone Book
  • 2012 Logan County Vintage Photo Contest
  • 24 Miners Rescued – May 1958
  • A Gaping Black Mouth – Macbeth 1937
  • A Genealogist’s Poem by Mel Oshins
  • A Soldier’s Letters
  • A stringent look into the history of Logan County
  • A Time to Weep – Bartley 1940
  • A Trip Back in Time
  • Alderson helped elevate Logan to greatness
  • Altizer Family of Man
  • Always Home, West Virginia
  • Another Day Older. . . And Deeper in Debt
  • Aracoma Hotel Fire
  • Aracoma Hotel History
  • Battle of Blair Mountain
  • Battle of the Island
  • Biography of Benjamin Otto Holland
  • Biography of Bruce Leonard Holland
  • Bits of History and Nostalgia
  • Black Bottom
  • Blair, WV
  • Bluegrass Rules
  • Buffalo Creek Disaster – Feb. 26, 1972
  • Buffalo Creek Flood Disaster – First Hand Account
  • Carter County, KY Fire Tragedy & Ballad
  • Chapmanville, WV
  • Chauncey Hollow Triple Killing, August 1927
  • Cherry Tree Gallery
  • Cherry Tree Grade School
  • Cherry Tree in the news
  • Cherry Tree Map/Residents
  • Cherry Tree Memories by Bob Piros
  • Cherry Tree Neighbors and Pals
  • Cherry Tree Photo Galleries
  • Chief Logan State Park
  • City losing another historical structure
  • City View
  • City View Cemetery
  • Clarence Stacy – Cherry Tree Resident Makes Good
  • Coal Branch
  • Coal Miners – The Heroes of Appalachia
  • Crooked Creek & Peach Creek Cemeteries
  • Danny M. Greene Memorial Bridge
  • Dark as a Dungeon – Holden, March 8, 1960
  • Death Comes a Knocking – Willow Grove, Ohio 1940
  • Dehue Past and Present
  • Dehue, WV
  • Development of Education
  • Dillon Descendant Outline
  • Directory of Logan, WV circa 1925
  • Does Mamie Thurman Still Walk Those Hills?
  • Don Chafin
  • Double, Double, Toil and Trouble
  • Drive-Ins and Theaters
  • Early Life In Logan County
  • Early Logan Co.: A mighty tough place to live
  • Elsie Szakal
  • English credited with discovering coal in Logan Co.
  • Family Feudin’!!!
  • Family Tradition
  • Farming and Homesteads
  • Final Thoughts
  • Finding Princess Aracoma
  • Flood of 67
  • Floyd D. Stollings
  • Footprints in the Sands of Time
  • Frank Hutchison
  • Frank Stewart Martin – Logan Bottling Company
  • Genealogy of Robert McCormack
  • Getting To Know Our Ancestors
  • Goodbye My Darlin’ Hello Vietnam
  • Growing up with the Company Store
  • Harris Funeral Home
  • Harry S. Gay, Jr. – Gay Coal and Coke Company
  • Harts Creek, WV
  • Haslam Family of Monaville, WV
  • Haslam Family Photos and Postcards
  • Hatfield Pioneers
  • Henlawson, WV
  • Henry Clay Ragland
  • High Iron In The Hills
  • Hinchman Cemetery
  • History of Cherry Tree
  • History of Logan County
  • Holden, WV
  • I almost drowned once…
  • I’ll Give You a House and 3 Rooms of Furniture, if You’ll Marry Me.
  • J. B. Ellis School at Verdunville, WV
  • Jack Dempsey’s Childhood Home
  • Joanna’s (West) Virginia Genealogy Page
  • John E. Thompson Cemetery
  • John Tarkany, a Prominant Early Cherry Tree Resident
  • Justice Grade School
  • Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr.
  • Letters from the Logan County Honor Roll
  • LHS Class of 1937
  • Little Egypt Lost – Havaco Mine – JANUARY 15, 1946
  • Logan and Lincoln County Vietnam Casualties
  • Logan Civic Little League
  • Logan Co. people with national interest
  • Logan County Featured Videos
  • Logan County Genealogical Society
  • Logan County Memories
  • Logan County People and Places
  • Logan County Photos
  • Logan County Tidbits
  • Logan County WV WWII Plane
  • Logan County, WV Communities and Towns
  • Logan County, WV Genealogy
  • Logan High Students from Cherry Tree
  • Logan Wildcats
  • Logan, WV 1952 Centennial Celebration Photo Album
  • Look Before You Leap
  • Lorenzo Dow Thompson
  • Lost In Chief Logan State Park
  • Love Letters to a Coal Miner’s Daughter
  • Lyburn Mine Fire
  • Man & Triadelphia District
  • Man Cemetery
  • Massey/Massie Descendant Outline
  • McDonald Family of Logan County
  • Memories of Cherry Tree by Mrs. Helen (Tarkany) Piros
  • Memories of Growing Up in Cherry Tree by Joe Piros
  • Memories of Paul Dyer From The 50’s & 60’s
  • Memories of the Hinchman Home
  • Mine Wars
  • Miss Softball America
  • Monahill Memories
  • Monaville WV Grade School
  • Monaville, WV
  • Monitor Road – A book by Carla Haslam
  • Monitor, WV
  • Montcoal, WV Mine Disaster – April 5, 2010
  • Monumental efforts gave us our ‘Doughboy’
  • Morrison’s Drive-Inn
  • Mount Gay, WV
  • Mountain Woman
  • Mounts Cemetery
  • Mt. Gay Elementary School
  • Mud Fork
  • My Coal Miner Pepaw
  • My Life by Millard Porter Jr.
  • My Logan County Roots
  • My Memories of Logan
  • Nagy’s Grocery
  • Number Please?
  • Old City Cemetery
  • Omar, WV
  • Our Day In The Sun – A Coal Miner’s Poem
  • Our Family Album and Stories
  • Part Two, The Mamie Story Continues – The Trial
  • Peach Creek, WV
  • Pilgrim Holiness Church
  • Preserving Your Family Photos
  • Recollections
  • Reunion Announcements
  • Rev. Uncle Dyke Garrett
  • Rossmore Mine
  • Rum Creek, WV
  • Runnin’ the TV Line
  • Sally Wall — Logan’s Oldest and Best Curb Girl
  • Scaggs Cemetery
  • School Daze
  • School Photos and Yearbooks
  • Sidney B. Lawson, MD
  • Snow Birds
  • Spiritually reuniting Logan’s pioneer couple
  • Steve Tarkany WW 2 Records
  • The Civil War in Logan County
  • The Development of Medicine In Logan County
  • The Doughboy Honors Heroes
  • The End of an Era
  • The end the Hatfield political dominance
  • The First Logan High School
  • The Greatest School Year Ever
  • The historic cemetery in Logan
  • The Historical Hinchman House
  • The Last Time I Was Ever on a Swinging Bridge
  • The legendary Don Chafin
  • The little town at the mouth of Buffalo Creek
  • The Logan Theatre History
  • The Reverends and the Revenuers
  • The Train Station
  • Thomas Dunn English
  • Thompson 1840-54 Land Surveys for Logan County
  • Thompson Descendant List
  • THOMPSON/PATTON/OSBORNE FAMILY HISTORY
  • Thrill-Mad Monster
  • Times Have Changed!
  • Tragedy at Burning Springs – Kermit 1951
  • Uncle Charley Dingess
  • Unknown Faces
  • Up the Creek Without a Paddle
  • Wavolene’s Letter
  • Where Have the Days of Our Lives Gone?
  • White Cemetery
  • Whites Addition
  • Whitman Mine Explosion, November 3, 1931
  • William Anderson Dingess
  • You Can Go Home Again
  • Documentation

  • “Boots” was anything but a normal coal miner
  • 1916 West Virginia Advertisements
  • 1922 Man High School Yearbook
  • 1948 Logan High School
  • 1951 – Logan teacher sells $50,000 of War Bonds, wins contest
  • 1957 Logan High School
  • 1960 Logan East Junior High School
  • 1969 Phone Book
  • 2012 Logan County Vintage Photo Contest
  • 24 Miners Rescued – May 1958
  • A Soldier’s Letters
  • Alderson helped elevate Logan to greatness
  • Always Home, West Virginia
  • Battle of Blair Mountain
  • Black Bottom
  • Blair, WV
  • Bluegrass Rules
  • Carter County, KY Fire Tragedy & Ballad
  • Chapmanville, WV
  • Chauncey Hollow Triple Killing, August 1927
  • Cherry Tree Gallery
  • Cherry Tree Grade School
  • Cherry Tree in the news
  • Cherry Tree Map/Residents
  • Cherry Tree Memories by Bob Piros
  • Cherry Tree Neighbors and Pals
  • Cherry Tree Photo Galleries
  • Chief Logan State Park
  • Clarence Stacy – Cherry Tree Resident Makes Good
  • Coal Branch
  • Coal Miners – The Heroes of Appalachia
  • Danny M. Greene Memorial Bridge
  • Dehue, WV
  • Drive-Ins and Theaters
  • Early Life In Logan County
  • Elsie Szakal
  • English credited with discovering coal in Logan Co.
  • Family Tradition
  • Flood of 67
  • Genealogy of Robert McCormack
  • Goodbye My Darlin’ Hello Vietnam
  • Growing up with the Company Store
  • Harts Creek, WV
  • Haslam Family of Monaville, WV
  • Haslam Family Photos and Postcards
  • Henlawson, WV
  • History of Cherry Tree
  • History of Logan County
  • I almost drowned once…
  • I’ll Give You a House and 3 Rooms of Furniture, if You’ll Marry Me.
  • J. B. Ellis School at Verdunville, WV
  • John Tarkany, a Prominant Early Cherry Tree Resident
  • Justice Grade School
  • Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr.
  • Letters from the Logan County Honor Roll
  • LHS Class of 1937
  • Logan Civic Little League
  • Logan Co. people with national interest
  • Logan County Featured Videos
  • Logan County People and Places
  • Logan County Photos
  • Logan County WV WWII Plane
  • Logan High Students from Cherry Tree
  • Logan, WV 1952 Centennial Celebration Photo Album
  • Look Before You Leap
  • Lost In Chief Logan State Park
  • Love Letters to a Coal Miner’s Daughter
  • Man & Triadelphia District
  • Memories of Cherry Tree by Mrs. Helen (Tarkany) Piros
  • Memories of Growing Up in Cherry Tree by Joe Piros
  • Memories of Paul Dyer From The 50’s & 60’s
  • Mine Wars
  • Miss Softball America
  • Monaville WV Grade School
  • Monaville, WV
  • Monitor Road – A book by Carla Haslam
  • Monitor, WV
  • Montcoal, WV Mine Disaster – April 5, 2010
  • Monumental efforts gave us our ‘Doughboy’
  • Morrison’s Drive-Inn
  • Mount Gay, WV
  • Mt. Gay Elementary School
  • Mud Fork
  • My Coal Miner Pepaw
  • Nagy’s Grocery
  • Omar, WV
  • Our Day In The Sun – A Coal Miner’s Poem
  • Our Family Album and Stories
  • Peach Creek, WV
  • Pilgrim Holiness Church
  • Preserving Your Family Photos
  • Reunion Announcements
  • Rum Creek, WV
  • Runnin’ the TV Line
  • School Daze
  • School Photos and Yearbooks
  • Snow Birds
  • Spiritually reuniting Logan’s pioneer couple
  • Steve Tarkany WW 2 Records
  • The Greatest School Year Ever
  • The historic cemetery in Logan
  • The Last Time I Was Ever on a Swinging Bridge
  • Thrill-Mad Monster
  • Times Have Changed!
  • Uncle Charley Dingess
  • Unknown Faces
  • Up the Creek Without a Paddle
  • Whites Addition
  • Whitman Mine Explosion, November 3, 1931
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