Guide to the The Statesman EXTRA Announcement of Election Returns, circa 1875

Summary Information

Title: The Statesman EXTRA Announcement of Election Returns, circa 1875
Collection: AC.757
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

This collection is a single half-sheet of paper of The Statesman EXTRA Election Returns of the Second Congressional District of West Virginia, declaring C.J. (Charles J.) Faulkner as victorious in the 1874/1875 election.

Creator: Martinsburg Statesman (Martinsburg, W. Va.).

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles James Faulkner (1806-1884) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from West Virginia's 2nd District from March 4, 1875 to March 4, 1977. He also served his nation in other capacities during his life in the Army and other elected offices.

Scope and Contents

This announcement from The Statesman gives the 1874/1875 election results for the Second Congressional District of West Virginia, declaring the Honorable C.J. (Charles J.) Faulkner as Elected. First Democratic Representative of the Second District, Since the Creation of West Virginia.

Arrangement

This is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2011. Accession number AC.2011.026

Processing Information

This was processed by Anita Elliott, January 2014. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.757: C.J. Faulkner, The Statesman EXTRA Announcement of Election Returns, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Announcement, circa 1875 ACSC_Box 25, Folder 15