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Title "The Southwest Corner"
Catalog Number 2009.1.236
Object Name Clipping, newspaper
Scope & Content Description of Fincastle, Virginia and travels beyond Fincastle in 1834 written by an English author identified as "Featherstonhaugh." Includes a description of how the town was named. Photocopy of a newspaper clipping with hand written date of August 26, 1951 in the column titled "The Southwest Corner," by Goodridge Wilson. Source unnamed but presumed to be Roanoke Times due to writer.
Subjects Town life
Social life & customs
Search Terms Big Spring
People Dunmore, Lord
Botetourt, Lord
Jefferson, Thomas
Date 1951/08/26
Collection Dorothy S. Kessler Collection
Copyright The Roanoke Times, republished by permission