Katarina M. Spears
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (December 10, 2012)
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Richmond boasts a protracted, wealthy historyearly-17th-century English exploration, the 18th-century financial and philosophical street to the yankee Revolution, the heart of the family slave alternate within the nineteenth century, and the capital of the accomplice States of the US in the course of the Civil struggle. a lot of Richmonds heritage displays a countrywide historical past, and its vital landmarks span numerous centuries, starting from historical cemeteries to iconic constructions to grand-scale monuments. whereas those landmarks of nationwide value are a good draw for viewers, the various citys lesser-known landmarks are an excellent resource of neighborhood satisfaction and supply a robust feel of position for Richmond natives and citizens. using the historical prints, photos, and records selection of the Library of Virginia, Richmond Landmarks explores probably the most iconic landmarks of the citys social and cultural heritage.