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Sep 5, 2013 - Civil War...May 6-21, 1864

The civil war trail was near the town of Louisa where we stayed. We drove to the two battlefield sites of Spotsylvania Court House and Chancellorsville. Both were interesting and hallowed ground. We enjoyed learning the history of both battles. Stonewall Jackson was wounded on May 1, 1863 and later died here. Today, the Virginia State highway is less than 100 feet from that site...

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Sep 15, 2009 - Two Virginia Rallies

Monday, August 31 to Wednesday, September 16, 2009 We stopped for a couple of days in Rural Valley, PA, to visit with friends Larry and Mary Boyer. Since that means spending our time in their Restaurant/Bar/Bowling Alley complex, it was a very relaxing two days for us. We park in their parking lot, they keep us fed and watered, and although they are both working, they have frequent breaks in which to visit with us. I spent an afternoon and evening with Mary doing some shopping and ‘girl stuff’ while Drew did ‘guy stuff’ with Larry and...

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