Government and Statehood

Expand/Collapse Government and Statehood

WV @ 150 programs dealing with statehood and government are included in this collection.

  • WV Statehood

    Learn how the state of West Virginia was created in 1863.

    Grades: 5-12
  • John F. Kennedy Wins

    John F. Kennedy's 1960 presidential campaign in WV is examined.

    Grades: 6-12
  • West Virginia Capitol 1932

    Find out how the West Virginia state capitol building was relocated in 1932, in this program from the WV @ 150 series.

    Grades: 6-12
  • Robert C. Byrd

    Examine the career of U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd.

    Grades: 6-12