A riverside home to Native Americans. A prosperous colonial port town inhabited by our nation's founding fathers. A community torn apart by Civil War. For centuries, the City of Fredericksburg, Virginia has stood the test of time to become one of America's preeminent historic communities. Written for residents, visitors, and scholars alike, this guide includes some of the area's most notable historic places. Using the most up-to-date research and newly discovered facts, historians with the Historic Fredericksburg Foundation, Inc., and other local organizations have come together to craft narratives on 39 of the region's historically significant landmarks, neighborhoods, and cultural landscapes. Endorsed by the City of Fredericksburg, this full-color guide also contains a pull-out map, modern and historic photographs, and a timeline highlighting key moments and events that shaped this city's history. This is a must-have book for anyone interested in the history, architecture, and archaeology of the Fredericksburg area.
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Book Description The Donning Company Publishers. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear, and the pages have only minimal creases. Bookseller Inventory # G1578648823I3N00