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Teacher Resources at the WVRHC

Activities, lesson plans, and other resources for teachers using the collections of the West Virginia & Regional History Center

Notable West Virginians

Many West Virginians have achieved success in business, government, literature, film and many other all walks of life.  This list includes only a small number of notable men and women who hail from the state.