Biennial Report of the Department of Archives and History of the State of West Virginia, Volume 3

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The Department, 1911 - Archives
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Vol. for 1910/14 includes the Eighth Annual report of the Ohio Valley Historical Association as the appendix.

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Page 142 - That War be, and the same is hereby declared to exist between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the dependencies thereof, and the United States of America and their territories...
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