Article: Robert W. Simmons
Ambler, Charles H.
A History of Education in West Virginia: From Early Colonial Times to 1949.
Huntington: Standard Printing & Publishing, 1951.
Hardesty's Historical and Geographical Encyclopedia
Chicago: H. H. Hardesty, 1883, Reprint, Richwood: Comstock, Hardesty West Virginia Counties, 8 vols., 1973.
Children Skated at 5th and Market Sts.
Parkersburg Sentinel, 9/12/1954.
Death of Robert Simmons.
Parkersburg Daily Sentinel, 1/16/1892.
Lacy, Ellen C., great-granddaughter of Robert W. Simmons.
Interview by author. 6/21/1983.