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Dinwiddie County, Abercrombie, Janice L
1 Abercrombie, Janice L Dinwiddie County
Iberian 1991 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Virginia publick claims; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 51 pages 
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Reading, Writing and Arithmetic in Virginia 1607-1699, AMES, Susie M.
2 AMES, Susie M. Reading, Writing and Arithmetic in Virginia 1607-1699
Bristol, Ct Virginia 350th Anniversary Celebration Corp. 1957 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Underlining to text. Slight water stain to cover, see scan. Susie May Ames (10 January 1888–30 July 1969), historian, was born at Pungoteague, Accomack County, the eldest of five daughters and second of seven children of Samuel William Ames, a businessman, and Sarah Anne Edmonds Mears Ames. She attended local schools and graduated in 1908 from Randolph-Macon Woman's College (later Randolph College) in Lynchburg, with a major in English and minor in Latin. Her extracurricular activities included terms as president of the Franklin Literary Society and the Eastern Shore of Virginia Club and editor-in-chief of the Tattler, the monthly student magazine.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 76 pages 
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A guide to Episcopal Church records in Virginia, Axelson, Edith F
3 Axelson, Edith F A guide to Episcopal Church records in Virginia
Iberian Pub. Co 1988 0935931457 / 9780935931457 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
The Episcopal Diocese of Virginia, one of the largest in the Episcopal Church, was organized in 1785, and includes 38 counties in central and northern Virginia. Virginia Theological Seminary, the largest accredited Episcopal seminary in the United States, is located within the diocese in Alexandria, Virginia. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 136 pages 
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SOCIETY REGISTER THE SOCIETY OF VIRGINIA OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Containing a Brief History of its Organization. a Biography of its Elective Officers, its Constitution and by Laws, and a Roster of its Membership, Corrected for the Fiscal Year October 31st 1925, Baggarly, F. C. ; editor
4 Baggarly, F. C. ; editor SOCIETY REGISTER THE SOCIETY OF VIRGINIA OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Containing a Brief History of its Organization. a Biography of its Elective Officers, its Constitution and by Laws, and a Roster of its Membership, Corrected for the Fiscal Year October 31st 1925
Washington, D. C. Society of Virginia of the District of Columbia 1926 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover has spots. Binding loose but complete and otherwise in very good condition.Has underlining in pencil on several pages. Signed by Mary Norris McCabe. "Containing a brief history of its organization, a biography of its elective officers, its constitution and by -laws, and a roster of its membership, corrected for the fiscal year October 31st, 1925. Scarce. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 127 pages; 
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The Strange Story of Harper's Ferry: With legends of the surronding country, Barry, Joseph
5 Barry, Joseph The Strange Story of Harper's Ferry: With legends of the surronding country
Womens Club Harpers Ferry 1974 Seventh Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
famous account of Harper's Ferry and legends of the Surrounding Country. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 
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The battle of Point Pleasant; an address by Landon C. Bell, Bell, Landon Covington
6 Bell, Landon Covington The battle of Point Pleasant; an address by Landon C. Bell
Bedford, Va The Peaks of Otter Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution 1931 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback imprint of this famous address. Stored in an archival envelope with a hardside folder. Excellent condition. The Battle of Point Pleasant — known as the Battle of Kanawha in some older accounts — was the only major action of Dunmore's War. It was fought on October 10, 1774, primarily between Virginia militia and Indians from the Shawnee and Mingo tribes. Along the Ohio River near modern Point Pleasant, West Virginia, Indians under the Shawnee Chief Cornstalk attacked Virginia militia under Colonel Andrew Lewis, hoping to halt Lewis's advance into the Ohio Valley. After a long and furious battle, Cornstalk retreated. After the battle, the Virginians, along with a second force led by Lord Dunmore, the Royal Governor of Virginia, marched into the Ohio Valley and compelled Cornstalk to agree to a treaty, ending the war. (Wiki) Landon Covington Bell (1880-1960) was a lawyer and author who compiled/published vital records for several Virginia counties in the early 1900s (many of which are frequently cited in genealogical records for ancestors from "Southside" Virginia) He was industry advisor to the US Commerce Dept. under Sec. Hoover; and, he was an organizer of the Southern Coal Producers Assoc. He was a noted author of history and genealogy.; 16 pages 
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Contributions to Virginia Geology, Bevan, Arthur (editor)
7 Bevan, Arthur (editor) Contributions to Virginia Geology
University, Va Virginia Geological Survey, University, Virginia, USA 1936 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original publications not a copy or reprint. Virginia Geological survey ... Bulletin 46 with extensive index. Contains thirteen papers by 13 geologist. These papers "make important contributions to an understanding of the geology and mineral resources of certain parts of Virginia." Fullly indexed.; Virginia Geological survey ... Bulletin 46; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 211 pages 
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8 Boyd, Charles Rufus Resources of South-West Virginia Showing the Mineral Deposits of Iron, Coal, Zinc, Copper and Lead. Also the Staples of the Various Counties, Methods of Transportation, Access, Etc ...
John Wiley & Sons 1881 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1881 printing, not reprint, but a third edition. Front hinge cracking. Has steel engravings. Folded color map in front has some tears at folds and around edges, but complete. The map says special edition and is a Geological Cross section map.There are other black and white fold out maps and tables. An textensive examination of the natural resources and economic advantages of southwestern Virginia, covering the counties of Montgomery, Pulaski, Wythe, Smyth, Washington, Giles, Bland, Tazewell, Russell, Scott, Lee, Wise, Buchanon, Floyd, Carroll, and Grayson, plus the adjacent North Carolina counties of Ashe and Alleghany. There is a description of each county's natural and economic resources -- mineral deposits, agriculture, water power, livestock, transportation, timber, manufacturing, etc. The illustrations include Hale's Falls, Montgomery White Sulphur Springs, Wythe Mines, Arsenic Spring, Washington Springs, Falls of Mill Creek, Holston Springs, Towers at Russell's Fall, Beatrice Falls. Rare. ; Illustrations; 0.75 x 9.69 x 7.44 Inches; 378 pages 
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9 Brittingham, Alvin and Joseph The First Trading Post At Kicotan Hampton, Virginia A description of the excavation work, with map and photographs of some of the ... for trading with the Indians prior to 1610
Hampton, VA Franklin Printing Co. 1947 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
Blue booklet. Kicotan (Kecoughtan) Photos, Rare work concerning the first trading post establised by the Virginia colonists for trade with the indians in 1610. Kecoughtan in Virginia was originally named Kikotan (also spelled Kiccowtan, Kikowtan etc.), the name of the Algonquian Native Americans living there when the English colonists arrived in the Hampton Roads area in 1607.; Photographs, Maps; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 23 pages; 
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Albemarle Archives Famous, Infamous and Unforgettable People and Events that Shaped Central Virginia, Volume 1, Britton, Rick & Charlotte Crystal & Mary Jane Gore; Swinson, Hilary
10 Britton, Rick & Charlotte Crystal & Mary Jane Gore; Swinson, Hilary Albemarle Archives Famous, Infamous and Unforgettable People and Events that Shaped Central Virginia, Volume 1
Carden Jennings Publishing Co., Ltd. 1997 1891524003 / 9781891524004 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Buff color with black lettering. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 118 pages 
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Colonial Churches in Virginia,, Brock, Henry Irving
11 Brock, Henry Irving Colonial Churches in Virginia,
Richmond, VA The Dale Press 1930 Limited Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
This is the 1930 first edition that is #1249 of 1980 copies. Signed by author. Introduction by Hamilton James Eckenrode. Henry Irving Brock (1876-1961) was the son of Henry Clay Brock a professor at the Hampden-Sidney College (the College). Henry Irving Brock was a tutor at the College 1895-1896 and later an associate editior of the New York Times Saturday Magazine. Hamilton James Eckenrode (30 April 1879–27 September 1952), who wrote the Introduction to Colonial Churches in Virginia, historian and archivist, was born James H. Eckenrode and was the son of Hamilton John Eckenrode and Mary Elizabeth Myer Eckenrode, of Fredericksburg. He graduated from Fredericksburg College in 1898, and spent one year at the University of Virginia taking courses in chemistry, English literature, geology, and Greek before entering the Johns Hopkins University. There he received a doctorate in history in 1905 following publication the previous year of his dissertation, The Political History of Virginia during the Reconstruction. Scarce.; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages 
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12 Burwell, William M. The Last Words From the Pen of Hon. William M. Burwell An Eminant Virginia Journalist, Who Died March 4th, 1888
Richmond, VA Wm. Ellis Jones 1888 1st Thus; First Impression paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover detached. Black print. Contents clean and complete. Rare work by a defender of the South.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 27 pages 
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NEW MARKET, VIRGINIA, IMPRINTS, 1806-1876 A Check-List., Cappon, Lester J. & Ira V. Brown (editors).
13 Cappon, Lester J. & Ira V. Brown (editors). NEW MARKET, VIRGINIA, IMPRINTS, 1806-1876 A Check-List.
Charlottesville, VA Alderman Library 1942 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with black lettering. Contains Historical introduction, Check-list of imprints, Appendix-New Market Virginia Newspapers, and a Key to locations. Excellent bibliography of Virginia imprints from New Market. New Market is a town in Shenandoah County, Virginia, United States. On May 15, 1864, New Market was the site of the Battle of New Market - a battle in the Valley Campaigns of 1864 in the American Civil War. Students from the Virginia Military Institute fought alongside the Confederate Army and forced Union General Franz Sigel and his army out of the Shenandoah Valley.; University of Virginia bibliographical series; Vol. 5; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 36 pages 
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William and Mary College Quarterly, vol 7, No 3, July 1927, Chandler, J.A.C.
14 Chandler, J.A.C. William and Mary College Quarterly, vol 7, No 3, July 1927
Williamsburg, VA William and Mary College 1927 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cover is worn with chips around edges. Contents clean. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. The William and Mary Quarterly is the leading journal of early American history and culture. Founded in 1892 and published by the Omohundro Institute in Williamsburg, Virginia, it is one of the oldest academic journals in the United States and was one of the first ten archived on JSTOR. Today, the Quarterly ranks among the most-cited journals covering a specific time and place and is one of the most-respected and most-acclaimed historical journals in the world. This volume contains, among others: Shepard and Other Buckingham FamiliesShepard and Other Buckingham Families; Letters of Edward Coles ; The Procedure of the Virginia House of BurgessesThe Procedure of the Virginia House of Burgesses; Notes on the Ivey Family;Genealogical Queries; The Meriwether-Pollardsand more. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall 
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One hundred and seventy-five years of Methodism in Staunton, Virginia, Clem, Gladys B
15 Clem, Gladys B One hundred and seventy-five years of Methodism in Staunton, Virginia
Staunton ,Va Author 1972 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Buff colored booklet with brown lettering. Rare copy kept in an archival folder inside an envelope. Looks new. This booklet details historical information about the Methodist Church in Staunton, Va. The modern church name is Central United Methodist Church (organized 1797) Originally known as the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, it was named “Central” on February 13, 1905. However, the name was not officially used as far as old records show until June 15, 1914. Also contains historical information about Staunton. ; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 45 pages 
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St. Peter's Parish New Kent County, Virginia, Coffey, Edward A
16 Coffey, Edward A St. Peter's Parish New Kent County, Virginia
The author 1979 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan paperback cover with black lettering. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.St. Peter's Church is a historic Episcopal church near Talleysville, Virginia, United States. Built in 1703, the church was designated as "The First Church of the First First-Lady" by the Virginia General Assembly in 1960 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1969. Rare. ; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 24 pages 
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Chemical character of surface waters of Virginia,, Collins, W. D
17 Collins, W. D Chemical character of surface waters of Virginia,
Richmond, VA Commonwealth of Virginia 1932 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover with black print. A Bulletin (#3) regarding the surface waters of Virginia. One of many different reports on the Role of Ground Water in the National Water situation during the 1930's. ; Bulletin #3 ; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; pages 
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Springs of Virginia, Bulletin No. 1, A report on the discharge, temperature, and chemical character of Springs in the Southern part of the Great Valley, Collins, W. D.
18 Collins, W. D. Springs of Virginia, Bulletin No. 1, A report on the discharge, temperature, and chemical character of Springs in the Southern part of the Great Valley
Richmond, VA Commonwealth of Virginia 1930 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover. See Scan. Rare copy of this bulletin along with map in pocket. ; Maps; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall 
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19 Dabney, Virginius Pistols And Pointed Pens The Dueling Editors of Old Virginia
Chapel Hill NC Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1987 0912697709 / 9780912697703 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Looks at a series of Richmond, Virginia newspaper editors who became involved in duels during the nineteenth century; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 193 pages 
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A Huguenot Exile in Virginia, Dauphine, Durand of
20 Dauphine, Durand of A Huguenot Exile in Virginia
The Press of the Pinoneers, Inc. 1934 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with gold lettering. #54 of 550 limited edition. Map endpapers. A Huguenot Exile in Virginia, Or Voyages of a Frenchman Exiled for His Religion with a Description of Virginia & Maryland. From the Hague Edition of 1687 with an Introduction & Notes by Gilbert Chinard. In the book Colonial Chesapeake Society Durand commented about the people of Virginia "the people spend most of their time visiting each other...The Land is so rich and so fertil that when a man has fifty acres of ground, two men-servants, a maid and some Cattle, neither he nor his wife do anything but visit among their neighbors." Huguenots were exiled by the Catholic Church in the late 1600's to America, many to Virginia, because of their dissent. They were hunted down as heretics and killed.; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 191 pages 
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