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1 edition of Guidebook of historic Fredericksburg, Virginia found in the catalog.

Guidebook of historic Fredericksburg, Virginia

Guidebook of historic Fredericksburg, Virginia

official city and battlefield maps, historical points of interest, colonial, Revolutionary, and Civil war, facts about Fredericksburg.

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Published by Spur Press in Fredericksburg, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fredericksburg (Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fredericksburg (Va.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Tenth ed., entered under Carolus Becker, has title: New guidebook of Fredericksburg, Virginia.

      ContributionsBecker, Carolus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF234.F8 B4 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4134270M
      LC Control Number80111945

      The new guidebook, published by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources, describes the signs in pages that include 40 photographs. It divides the markers’ location of the markers to five regions, including the Northern Piedmont, Valley and Western Mountains, with 13 markers in the five-county area of Culpeper, Fauquier, Madison. Fredericksburg historic hotels put you near where all the momentous events in the area occurred, and where the old, vintage buildings stand. When you book a room at one of the historical hotels in Fredericksburg, you’ll experience the past come alive. Visit all the famous landmarks nearby and snap a few pictures for the scrapbook.

      Photos Board of Governors Stratford Hall October Back to Nature at Natural Bridge September Lilies in Bloom Goochland County June An Evening With Margot Shaw - Richmond Horticulture Field Day Orange May Annual Meeting Portsmouth May Daffodil Day Richmond Historic Garden Week in Virginia Historic Garden Week in Virginia Tour Photos . Endorsed by the City of Fredericksburg, HFFI’s latest publication, Fredericksburg: The Official Guidebook contains narratives on 39 of our area’s most notable historic places, a pull-out map, modern color photographs, and historic images. Perfect for visitors to Fredericksburg or long-time residents, this book is sure to entertain anyone.

      If you are wishing to get the most out of your Fredericksburg visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your time spent in this renowned city. Having of these one-of-a-kind accommodations to select from. Rates on these Fredericksburg historic hotels range from $40 . Old Town Fredericksburg is a walkable city where you can spend time checking out the bars and the local cuisine. Learn about the local heritage of Old Town Fredericksburg at landmarks like Fredericksburg Presbyterian Church and Mary Washington House.


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