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  Virginia
 
Beaverdam
 
Scotchtown
 
16120 Chiswell Lane
 
Beaverdam  VA    23015
 
Phone   804 227-3500
 
Web Site  http://www.apva.org/apva/scotchtown.php
 
E-mail  mailto:scotchtown@apva.org
 
Alt Web  http://www.gcvirginia.org/restored_tide.html
 
Description  Home of Patrick Henry 1771-1778, also childhood home of Dolley Madison
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Era  18th
 
Owner/Operator:  APVA
 
New or Updated:    5/24/2004

  Bedford
 
Avenel Plantation
  
413 Avenel Avenue
 
Bedford    VA  24523    
 
Phone   540 586-1814
 
Web Site  http://www.visitbedford.com/attractions.html
 
Description  one time 200 acre plantation was focal point of county life
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Building Type   Plantation
 
Era  1838
 
New or Updated:   5/24/2004


Virginia
Charles & Louise Wharton House
315 North Bridge Street
PO Box 602
Bedford VA 24523
Phone
Web Site
http://members.aol.com/bedfordhs/index.htm
E-mail mailto:bedfordhs@aol.com
Description historical society located in house which once held children's library
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Era 1883
Owner/Operator: Bedford Historical Society

  Bellroi
 
Walter Reed Birthplace
 
4021 Hickory Fork Road
 
(routes 616 & 614)
  Bellroi     VA           23061    
 
Phone   804 693-3663
 
Web Site  http://www.apva.org/apva/walter_reed.php
 
E-mail  mailto:apva@apva.org
 
Description  birthplace of physician who worked on the cause of yellow fever
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Industry /Profession Medical
 
Owner/Operator:  APVA
 
New or Updated:     5/10/2004

Virginia
Big Stone Gap
Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park
Box 742
Big Stone Gap VA 24219
Phone 540 523-1322
Web Site http://www.dcr.state.va.us/parks/swvamus.htm
Alt Web http://bigstonegap.org/attract/southwes.htm
Description local history of 1890s coal boom community in home of Rufs Ayers, VA attorney general
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Era 1880
Owner/Operator: Virginia State Parks

Brookneal
Red Hill
1250 Red Hill Road
Brookneal VA 24528
Phone 804 376-2044
Web Site www.redhill.org
Description home of Patrick Henry
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Era Revolutionary War

Virginia
Charles City
Evelynton Plantation
Address
Charles City VA
Phone
Web Site www.jamesriverplantations.org/Evelynton.html
Description
Type of Resource House Museum

Westover
Address
Charles City VA
Phone
Web Site www.jamesriverplantations.org/Westover.html
Description
Type of Resource
House Museum

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