Author and local resident Jean Cooper brings Charlottesville's past to life while providing a useful guide to the city's most historic streets, buildings and neighborhoods. This guide invites all to explore different time periods of Charlottesville's history including the colonial era, the War for Independence, the Civil War and the early twentieth century. Cooper imparts a wealth of information, revealing fascinating details of Charlottesville's history at every turn.Even before Virginia voted for secession on April 17, 1861, university students formed two military units, the Sons of Liberty ... however, akey transportation center; with two major railroad lines crossing in Charlottesville, the city was a transferanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Guide to Historic Charlottesville & Albemarle County, Virginia|
|Author||:||Jean L. Cooper|
|Publisher||:||The History Press - 2007|