Archive | Pre 1858

describes life and change in Jefferson County, Virginia leading up the Civil War, starting with early colonial days.

The C&O Canal – Tenuous Pawn 1861 by Author Timothy R. Snyder

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African-American Dick Morris and his “Owner” Ambrose Hite Ranson by Jim Surkamp

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George Johnson’s Escape To Freedom by Jim Surkamp

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Sukey Richardson and Her “Defiant” Bonnet by Jim Surkamp

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