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Title A Seed-Bed of the Republic
Catalog Number 1998.25.8
Object Name Book
Author Stoner, Robert Douthat
Call# 975.583 St72s
Description Botetourt County, Virginia was . . .the last of the mother counties. . .its original boundary extended from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Mississippi (River) and the Great Lakes. Robert D. Stoner's,"A Seed-Bed of the Republic," is considered by many local historians to be the ultimately researched history of the pioneers and that area through 1962. The area that is now known as Roanoke County, Virginia was within the boundaries of Botetourt.
Subjects History
History, colonial
History, local
Historic buildings
Historic houses
Historical sites
Settlers
Settlements
Boundaries
Wars
Search Terms Botetourt County, Virginia
Blue Ridge Mountains
Appalachian Mountains
Borden's Grant
Point Pleasant, Battle of
War, French and Indian
War of the Revolution
Fincastle, Virginia
Lutheran Churches
Brethren, Churches of the
People Berkeley, Norborne, (Lord Botetourt)
Title added entry A Study of the Pioneers in the Upper (Southern) Valley of Virginia
Collection Watts Library
Imagefile 013\1998258.JPG
Number of images 1.0