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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Woodland

 
Clickable Map of Lynchburg, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Lynchburg Ind. City, VA (129) Amherst County, VA (22) Bedford County, VA (37) Campbell County, VA (19)  Lynchburg(129) Lynchburg (129)  AmherstCounty(22) Amherst County (22)  BedfordCounty(37) Bedford County (37)  CampbellCounty(19) Campbell County (19)
Woodland and Vicinity
    Lynchburg (129)
    Amherst County (22)
    Bedford County (37)
    Campbell County (19)
 
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1Virginia (Lynchburg), Woodland — Q-6-5 — Defense Works
On the crest of the hill just to the south was a redoubt forming part of the defenses thrown up by General D. H. Hill, June, 1864. These works were held by General Imboden's cavalry. A military road was constructed to connect this point with Fort . . . — Map (db m54445) HM
2Virginia (Lynchburg), Woodland — Q-6-22 — Pearl S. Buck
Internationally known author and humanitarian Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (1892-1973) graduated in 1914 from Randolph-Macon Women’s College, where she wrote for the college’s literary magazine. She was the author of more than 70 books, many of which . . . — Map (db m54463) HM
3Virginia (Lynchburg), Woodland — Q-6-14 — Randolph-Macon Woman's College
Founded by Dr. William Waugh Smith in 1891 and opened in 1893 as a member of the Randolph-Macon System of Educational Institutions, this liberal arts college has been recognized from its opening year for its high standards of scholarship. The scenic . . . — Map (db m54462) HM
4Virginia (Lynchburg), Woodland — Q-6-24 — Safe Haven in Lynchburg: Project Y
In 1951, the National Gallery of Art established a secret emergency repository (Code named Project Y) for its distinguished collection of art on the campus of Randolph-Macon Woman's College. The specially designed reinforced concrete building, . . . — Map (db m54464) HM
 
 
  
 
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