West Virginia Disasters - Mountain State Tragedies That Have Changed Our Lives

West Virginia Disasters - Mountain State Tragedies That Have Changed Our Lives
By: CNHI Newspapers in West Virginia
Softcover, 100 pages
ISBN: 0-9716062-2-6
$24.95

This important volume describes many of the disasters which have occurred in the Mountain State, as reported by reporters from many of the state’s most respected newspapers: The Beckley Register-Herald, The Fairmont Times West Virginian, Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Coal Valley News, The Logan Banner, Point Pleasant Register, and Gallipolis Daily Tribune. Along with rare photographs, these state newspapers have researched their archives and have come up with many of the most horrifying moments in history.

- Silver Bridge Collapse
- McDowell and Wyoming Floods
- Bluefield Snowstorm
- Bluestone Bridge Span Collapse
- Beckley Mine Explosion
- Farmington #9 Mine Explosion
- Monongah Twin mine Disaster
- Shinnston Tornado Crisis
- Whitesville Bridge Collapse
- Holden 22 Mine Disaster
- Buffalo Creek Disaster
- And Many More.

$24.95