University of West Virginia Buckle


Under the terms of the 1862 Morrell Land-Grant College Act, the West Virginia Legislature created the Agricultural College of West Virginia on February 7, 1867. On December 4, 1868 lawmakers renamed the college West Virginia University to represent a broader range of higher education. Maker marked Hamlin Co. Greensboro, NC on rear. Approximately 43mm by 74mm. 



Robert W Simmons

1524 Dalton Place

Winchester, VA 22601