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Virginia's Historic Courthouses

John O. Peters and Margaret T. Peters. Foreword by Lewis F. Powell, Jr.

Featuring 140 color photographs of Virginia's courthouses, this book is a visual treat as well as an innovative approach to history and architecture. It contains a wealth of social and architectural history. In addition to giving an overview of the history of 126 courthouses, the authors recount... More

Preserving the Old Dominion

Historic Preservation and Virginia Traditionalism James M. Lindgren

In 1889 tradition-minded women, including many from Virginia's most prominent families, formed the Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities (APVA), the first state preservation organization in the United States. In Preserving the Old Dominion cultural historian James Lindgren shows... More

Mr. Jefferson's University

A History Virginius Dabney

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Virginia's Hunting Guide

Bob Gooch

This valuable guide provides Virginia hunters with detailed information on the various public hunting lands in the state, including character of the terrain, game species available, and other useful information. It also provides profiles on the various game species and information on how to hunt... More


The New Dominion, A History from 1607 to the Present Virginius Dabney

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Depression and New Deal in Virginia

The Enduring Dominion Ronald L. Heinemann

Heinemann skillfully presents the dramatic opposition between the Byrd organization and the proponents of Roosevelt's New Deal. He explains why Virginia voters paradoxically endorsed both at the polls.This study is based on extensive research in the records of federal agencies, Virginia newspapers... More

Wild Flowers of Tidewater Virginia

Oscar Wand Gupton and Fred C. Swope

The design of this book is to furnish information with which the plants can be identified without resorting to technical language or requiring that the structure of plant parts be understood. Color photographs and descriptive comments are provided as identification materials for each species.

Thomas Jefferson

Landscape Architect Frederick Doveton Nichols and Ralph E. Griswold

Collaboration with the greatest botanists of his time, an instinctive humanitarianism, and a natural ingenuity in landscape design combined to make Thomas Jefferson a pioneer in American landscape architecture. Frederick D. Nichols and Ralph E. Griswold, in this close study of Jefferson’s many... More

Landon Carter

An Inquiry into the Personal Values and Social Imperatives of the Eighteenth-Century Virginia Jack P. Greene

Intended as a plausible psychological and intellectual portrait of Landon Carter, thi study attempts to delineate his central character traits and personal values. It calls attention to what motivated him, to the major problems he encountered, how he sought to solve them, and how well he succeeded... More

The John Henry County Map of Virginia, 1770

John Henry. Introduction Louis B. Wright

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Catalogue of the Collection of American Art at Randolph-Macon Woman's College

A Selection of Paintings, Drawings and Prints Mary Frances Williams

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Chronology of Virginia and the War of Independence, 1763-1783

John E. Selby

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