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Photographer: Tom Fuchs
Taken: June 16, 2007
Caption: West Virginia Statehood Stone
Additional Description: West Virginia became a separate state from Virginia in the height of the Civil War, June 20, 1863. This stone was the courthouse grounds, facing Washington Street. It was moved during 2015 renovations. The county may sell it to the highest bidder.
Submitted: July 19, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.
Database Locator Identification Number: p4979
File Size: 3.899 Megabytes
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