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Title A History of the Valley of Virginia
Catalog Number 1966.35.94
Object Name Book
Author Kercheval, Samuel (1786-1845?)
Call# 975.577 K453h
Description Originally published in 1833, "A History of the Valley of Virginia" by Samuel Kercheval preceded most histories about Southwest Virginia. This fourth edition, is considered to be the best , due mainly, to the addition of an index. Early Indian captivities and a rich heritage of the Shenandoah River Valley combine to make this a "must have" research instrument.
Subjects History
History, colonial
History, local
Historical studies
Historical sites
Native Americans
Captives
Natural resources
Search Terms Southwest Virginia
Shenandoah Valley
War, French and Indian
War of the Revolution
Collection Watts Library
Imagefile 004\19663594.JPG
Number of images 1.0