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JaLeah Heatwole, Keyara Heatwole, and Tren Crane with Byrd Center Archivist, Jody Brumage

Byrd Center Welcomes West Virginia Social Studies Students

By Jody Brumage The Byrd Center recently … [Read More...]

Leading the 1977 Conference Committee on Energy, Congressman Staggers presided over debates on addressing the nation's energy crisis during the Carter Administration.

Staggers, Sr. Press Collection Opens for Research

By Malorie Matos The Byrd Center is excited to … [Read More...]

West Virginia Congressmen Harley O. Staggers, Sr. (left) and Ken Hechler (right)

Protecting West Virginia’s Wilderness

By Jody Brumage "The East cries out for … [Read More...]

1-20-1999 - Stand Up for Steel Rally - RCB Speaking

Standing Up for Steel – Senator Byrd’s Steel Loan Program

By Jody Brumage In West Virginia, Senator Byrd … [Read More...]

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