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Title: Green Mount - A Virginia Plantation Family During the Civil War - Being the Journal of Benjamin Robert Fleet and letters of His Family
Author: Fleet, Betsy, and Fuller, John D.P., eds.
Item #: 0754
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VA, 1977. Second Printing. Edited by Betsy Fleet and John D.P. Fuller. Endpaper maps of the Walkerton area of King and Queen County, Illus., ports., photos, 374. This journal begins in January 1860, and describes with great charm, honesty and perception the plantation world in Tidewater Virginia mid-century. It gives an unusually complete account of the effects of war and of the general morale of the South from Lincolnís election to the end of the Confederacy. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Boyhood Memories of Fauquier
Author: Smith, P.A.L.
Item #: 1569
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VA, 1926. First Edition. Period photos, 160 pp. Well-written and nostalgic account of growing up in Fauquier and nearby Loudoun counties in the years after "the War." Fine in Decorated Brown Cloth.
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Title: Homes and Gardens in Old Virginia
Author: The Garden Club of Virginia,
Item #: 1570
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VA, 1930. Period photos of old homeplaces and gardens, location map and directions, entry prices (50 cents), 211 pp. Intro by Douglas S. Freeman, frontis. General Robert E. Lee, brief and informative histories of The Garden Club tour across the state for 1930. VG in Decorated  Red and Tan Cloth.
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Title: Jefferson's Legacy: His Own University
Author: Crotty, Gene
Item #: 1572
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VA, 1996. Period and modern photos and Illus., appendices, 84 pp. Details the beginnings of The University, Jefferson's plans and ideals for the education of the young men of Virginia, written by a graduate of and professor at the school. Fine in Green DJ.
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Title: Bits of History and Legends Around and About The Natural Bridge of Virginia From 1730-1950
Author: Davis, J. Lee
Item #: 1574
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VA, 1949. Phots, illus., maps, 138 pp. The author, a longtime president of The Natural Bridge of Virginia, Inc., compiled a record of the history of the Bridge from records dating to John Stallings the first settler, included is a list of title owners and dates of transfer beginning with Thomas Jefferson from King George III for 20 shillings in 1774. Fine in VG DJ (back jacket torn).
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Title: Monument Avenue Memories -Growing on Richmond's Grand Avenue
Author: Hass, ed., Patricia Cecil
Item #: 1576
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SC, 2013. Period photos, 110 pp. The editor collected reminiscences from Richmonders who shared a childhood in the heart of the city of monuments; what strikes is how mischievous these good children were, told with fondness, warmth and humor; brief history of the Ladies' Lee Monument Association which was responsible for the fundraising and commission of the Lee Monument. Fine in Wraps.
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Title: Tidewater Tales
Author: Garnett of Essex, Professor William C.
Item #: 1577
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VA, 1927. First Edition. Period photos of people and homeplaces, 237 pp. The author explores stories and legends of Essex County and Tappahanock, VA with an emphasis on schools, courtroom events, and local characters of the day. Fine in DJ.
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Title: Remembering: A History of Orange County, Virginia
Author: Walker, Jr., Frank S.
Item #: 1578
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VA, 2004. County map, period and modern photos and illus., 314 pp. Covers elements of county history from its inception in 1734 through the first half of the 20th C., information arranged for easy accessibility, charmingly told stories of county characters, homeplaces and events. Fine in DJ.
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Title: The Political History of Virginia During the Reconstuction
Author: Eckenrode, Hamilton James
Item #: 1579
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MD, 1904. Johns Hopkins University Studies. First Edition, Rebound. 128 pp. An examination of the Radical Republican efforts to remake political structure of Virginia, President Johnson's attempts to restore the state to its original status, the Freedman's Bureau and the Union League aims, the restoration of Virginia.  Fine in Brown Cloth.
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Title: A Guidebook to Virginia's Historical Markers
Author: Arnold, Scott David
Item #: 1580
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VA, 2007. Photos, 366 pp. Third Edition. Includes nearly nine hundred new and replacement markers that have been installed since the last edition was published in 1994. Fine in Wraps.
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