“The One Stop Start for West Virginia Studies”

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“A directory of topics for West Virginia students, educators and others, plus videos and links for more information”

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“Sometimes the strength within you is not a big fiery flame for all to see – it is just a tiny spark that whispers softly: ‘You got this, keep going.’ “  —   Amy Shimerman

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UPDATES — (these and previous updates are on the the “About” page)

January 2023

–Added Marshall University’s “Camp Washington-Carver Virtual Museum Exhibit” [African-Americans in West Virginia]

–Added “Teach with Movies – Matewan” [Educator Resources]

–Added links for the most recent (2017-2018) Blue Book [Reference Resources]

–Added scans of a brochure and a multi-part booklet from the mid 1970s about WVU’s PRT. [Transportation]

–Added scans of a brochure about the “Houses of Arthurdale.” [Special Places]

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MH3WV – My Hills, My Heritage, My Home, West Virginia, is “The One Stop Start” for Golden Horseshoe Test and other West Virginia Studies information. The website was launched on June 20, 2014 and has been regularly updated, most recently on January 22, 2023.

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