Virginia s Historic Homes and Gardens

Even though Dr. Eppes had 130 slaves on his plantation, which by the mid-1800s included 2,300 acres, he did not favor secession. However, when the Civil War started, Eppes enlisted in the 3rd Virginia Cavalry.

Virginia s Historic Homes and Gardens


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Virginia's Historic Homes and Gardens
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors:
Categories: Dwellings
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Voyageur Press

Books about Virginia's Historic Homes and Gardens
Virginia Plantation Homes
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: David King Gleason
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-09-01 - Publisher: LSU Press

David King Gleason provides a grand tour of Virginia’s distinctive plantation homes. As the architectural historian Calder Loth states in his prefatory note, “Gleason’s elegant photographs provide a seductive image of life in ‘Old Virginia.’ He presents one inviting house after another, complete with handsome interiors, and spacious grounds dotted
Our Founding Fathers Homes and Churches in Virginia
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Samuel McDonough
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Sandy McDonough

Books about Our Founding Fathers Homes and Churches in Virginia
Virginia
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Deborah Welch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Hippocrene Books

Virginia's history is America's history -- the first permanent English settlement in the New World was in Virginia, and the state went on to join the original revolt against British rule. During the Civil War, it seceded from the Union to join the Confederacy and during Reconstruction it had the
Plantation Homes of the James River
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Bruce Roberts, Elizabeth Kedash
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

Shows and describes the historical background of fourteen colonial plantations