|Statement||U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.|
|Genre||Statistics., Census, 18th, 1960.|
|Series||Area measurement reports -- GE-20, no. 50.|
|Contributions||United States. Bureau of the Census.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||10 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||10|
Congressman Arch A. Moore, Jr. with two unidentified women looking at a book of West Virginia. Moore and the woman on the right are wearing Republican National Convention badges. TITLE: Map of West Virginia showing coal, gas, iron ore and limestone areas. AUTHOR: West Virginia Geological Survey. PUBLICATION: Morgantown, West Virginia, Geological Survey and State Semi-centennial Commission, SCALE: 1 inch = 8 miles. MATERIAL: 4 maps, 43 X 57 cm. SUBJECT: Geology -- Iron ores -- Limestone -- Natural gas. West Virginia is one of two American states formed during the American Civil War (–), along with Nevada, and is the only state to form by seceding from a Confederate was originally part of the British Virginia Colony (–) and the western part of the state of Virginia (–), whose population became sharply divided over the issue of secession from the Union. Part A of Volume I is a compendium of the 57 series PC(1)-A reports. It presents in a single book, for library and other reference use, the Census population counts for States and their component areas. The PDF to the right contains the 9-page Title Page, Preface, Acknowledgement, and Contents for Volume I, Part 1, United States Summary.
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