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By Donna Akers Warmuth

ISBN-10: 0738514896

ISBN-13: 9780738514895

ISBN-10: 1540214265

ISBN-13: 9781540214263

The captivating city of Abingdon is nestled in southwestern Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains and positioned alongside the Holston River. initially often called Wolf Hills-a identify bestowed upon town by way of Daniel Boone-Abingdon was once renamed in honor of Martha Washington's domestic in England. town at the present time enjoys a wealthy and sundry palate appropriate for citizens and travelers, old and young alike. photos of the US: Abingdon, Virginia celebrates the town's singular history by means of supplying readers a unprecedented locate of just about two hundred pictures, showcasing many recognized city entities, personalities, and companies from the prior century. those photos painting such constructions because the Stonewall Jackson lady Institute, the Abingdon Academy, the Belmont inn, and the Martha Washington lodge, in addition to the Barter Theater, targeted in its alternate of nutrients and loved ones items for performances. Long-gone yet hardly forgotten members additionally make appearances, permitting newbies the opportunity to fulfill the folk in the back of the names and longtime citizens a chance to go to with previous friends.

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