The Frank and Jane Gabor
West Virginia Folklife Center
on the campus of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community and Technical College
1201 Locust Avenue
Fairmont, WV 26554
Dr. Judy P. Byers, Director Frank & Jane Gabor WV Folklife Center,
Abelina Suarez Professor, Senior Level,
English & Folklore Studies Fairmont State University
Mr. Noel W. Tenney, Folk Cultural Specialist
Frank & Jane Gabor WV Folklife Center
and Museum Studies Program Coordinator
Pierpont Community & Technical College
Sponsors: West Virginia Folklife Center at Fairmont State University in collaboration with the West Virginia Library Commission, West Virginia Center for the Book, Center for the Book of the Library of Congress, and West Virginia Humanities Council
Project Director and Literary Researcher/Author:
Phyllis Wilson Moore
Editor: Judy P. Byers
Project Representative of WV Library Commission and WV Center for the Book: Jennifer A. Soule
Advisory Committee: Judy P. Byers, Mary Lucille DeBerry, Sharon Diaz, Ruel E. Foster (deceased), Phyllis Wilson Moore, Gordon Simmons, Barbara Smith, Jennifer A. Soule, Noel W. Tenney
Illustrator: Noel W. Tenney
Fairmont State Design Team: Tammy Holden and Robert Heffner, Jr.
Website: Kevin Funk and Robert Heffner, Jr.
Printer: Fairmont Printing Company, Fairmont, WV
Phyllis Wilson Moore, Project Director
West Virginia Author Programs:
Programs related to the map's conception, design, and content are available. They can be tailored to the age group and interest level.
Most photographs on this site are original. All effort has been made to attribute proper photo credit. We will gladly assign photo credit or remove copyrighted images from the site if requested. If better author images are available we welcome submissions.
The Literary Map of West Virginia
© 2004 Fairmont State Press. Fairmont, WV