The Resource Virginia's first permanent settlement west of the Blue Ridge Mountains

Virginia's first permanent settlement west of the Blue Ridge Mountains

Label
Virginia's first permanent settlement west of the Blue Ridge Mountains, [1976]
Title
Virginia's first permanent settlement west of the Blue Ridge Mountains
Inclusive dates
[1976]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Virginia's first permanent settlement west of the Blue Ridge Mountains, by I. Lee Miller, recounts the settlement of the Page Valley in what is now Page County, Virginia, including a land patent to Jacob Stover (1688-1741) for settlement by Swiss immigrants and the resulting legal disputes first with William Beverly, then Thomas, Lord Fairfax (1693-1781). Also traces the various county formations that end with the creation of Page County in 1831
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Revised
Biographical or historical data
At the time this was written, I. Lee Miller resided in Williamsburg, Virginia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Virginia's first permanent settlement west of the Blue Ridge Mountains
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
17
Immediate source of acquisition
Miller, I. Lee
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000491834
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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