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Stanley in Page County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Town Hall on Town Hall

 
 
Town Hall on Town Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2011
1. Town Hall on Town Hall Marker
Inscription. The large porch on Town Hall was also given the same name as the cabin. Guests liked the informal gatherings held here when mild weather permitted. The babble of Hemlock Run encouraged everyone to join in the conversations, discussions, and debates. It was indeed the “townhall” of the camp, where everybody could express his opinions.
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 38° 29.442′ N, 78° 25.213′ W. Marker is in Stanley, Virginia, in Page County. Marker can be reached from Rapidan Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located at Rapidan Camp in Shenandoah National Park, at the end the Rapidan Fire Road. Marker is in this post office area: Stanley VA 22851, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Town Hall (here, next to this marker); Famous Town Hall Visitors (here, next to this marker); Recreational Pursuits (a few steps from this marker); Camp Hoover (within shouting distance of this marker); "Here is peace and quietude" (within shouting distance of this marker); Rapidan Camp
Town Hall on Town Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2011
2. Town Hall on Town Hall Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Mess Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Prime Ministerís Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanley.
 
More about this marker. The bottom of the marker contains a photograph of Town Hall.
 
Also see . . .
1. President Herbert and Lou Henry Hoover's Rapidan Camp. National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Biography of Herbert Hoover. The White House website. (Submitted on August 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Markers at Rapidan Camp image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2011
3. Markers at Rapidan Camp
Several markers are located at this site. The Town Hall on Town Hall marker is seen here on the right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 272 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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