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One hundred and seventy-five years of Methodism in Staunton, Virginia, Clem, Gladys B
1 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" - 7˝" tall; 45 pages 
Price: 69.97 USD
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2 Hamilton, Sally W. OUR COUNTY ORIGINS
Blue Ridge Committee of the National Society of Colonial Dames 1940 First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue paperback with gold lettering. Articles published and read at a meeting of the National Society of Colonial Dames of American in the State of Virginia. Albemarle County by Mrs. Carter Harrison, Augusta County by Miss Ellen Anderson, Clifton Forge by Mrs Ambrose Carrington Ford, Louisa County by Mrs. M.G. Hart, Orange County by Mrs. James M.Hill, Staunton by Mrs. Armistead Pritchard, Waynesboro County by Miss Juliet Hite Gallaher. Rare. ; VIRGINIA 
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Annals of Henrico Parish, Moore, J. Staunton, Editor
3 Moore, J. Staunton, Editor Annals of Henrico Parish
St. John's P. E. Church 1904 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Dark blue cover with gold print and design of church on cover. Original hardback first edition from the library of Rev. R. A. Goodwin who was the Minister in 1893 and rector in 1903. Rev. Goodwin wrote many of the sections of this history. He signed the book with a notation "to make new history from" as if he was going to write a new History of the Parish. The book has 541 pages and an Addenda, apppendix, and notes section with an additional 221 pages. Extensive history, surnames, etc. It contains a History of St. John's P.E. Church, The names portraits, time of service and sketches of the Bishops of Virginia, A complete roster of the Vestries from 1741 to 1904, Records of the Parish, The famous sliberty speech of Patrick Henry delivered in the old church and the oration if Rt. Rev. A.M. Randolph and the address of Hon. Wm. Wirt Henry, delivered in the Church jon its 150th Anniversary, in 1891. This is not a reprint or print on demand, but the original first edition signed by Rev. R.A. Goodwin. Scarce if not rare. ; History of Henrico Parish and Old St. John's Church; Richmond, VA. 1611-1904; Signed by Contributor 
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Brigadier General John D. Imboden  Confederate Commander in the Shenandoah, Tucker, Spencer C.
4 Tucker, Spencer C. Brigadier General John D. Imboden Confederate Commander in the Shenandoah
The University Press of Kentucky 2002 081312266X / 9780813122663 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed bookplate in front of book to former owner and signed by author. John D. Imboden is an important but often overlooked figure in Civil War history. With only limited militia training, the Virginia lawyer and politician rose to the rank of brigadier general in the Confederate Army and commanded the Shenandoah Valley District, which had been created for Stonewall Jackson.

Imboden organized and led the Staunton Artillery in the capture of the U.S. arsenal at Harper’s Ferry. He participated in the First Battle of Bull Run/Manassas and organized a cavalry command that fought alongside Stonewall Jackson in his Shenandoah Valley Campaign. The Jones/Imboden Raid into West Virginia cut the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and ravaged the Kanawha Valley petroleum fields. Imboden covered the Confederate withdrawal from Gettysburg and later led cavalry accompanying Jubal Early in his operations against Philip Sheridan in Sheridan’s Shenandoah Valley Campaign. Imboden completed his war service in command of Confederate prisons in Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi.

Spencer C. Tucker fully examines the life of this Confederate cavalry commander, including analysis of Imboden’s own post-war writing, and explores overlooked facets of his life, such as his involvement in the Confederate prison system, his later efforts to restore the economic life of his home state of Virginia by developing its natural resources, and his founding of the city of Damascus, which he hoped to make into a new iron and steel center. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Rare.; 1.3 x 8.8 x 6.6 Inches; 392 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 59.97 USD

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Great Valley Patriots. Western Virginia in the Struggle for Liberty. A Bicentennial Project Sponsered By Augusta County Historical Society, Staunton, Virginia, Wilson, Howard McKnight & b/w Illus/ Maps on End Papers
5 Wilson, Howard McKnight & b/w Illus/ Maps on End Papers Great Valley Patriots. Western Virginia in the Struggle for Liberty. A Bicentennial Project Sponsered By Augusta County Historical Society, Staunton, Virginia
Verona, VA McClure Press 1976 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author and his wife. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. This book is about the troops who gave an early and quick response to Gen. George Washington and Patrick Henry to join in the fight for liberty. They were "back woods" fighters who waged a hit and run warfare which the British could not equal. Wonderful rare signed book! ; Author Signed; Photographs, and maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
Price: 99.97 USD
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