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Lucy Breckinridge of Grove Hill

the journal of a Virginia girl, 1862-1864

by Lucy Gilmer Breckinridge

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Grove Hill (Va.),
  • Botetourt County (Va.),
  • Virginia,
  • United States,
  • Botetourt County
    • Subjects:
    • Breckinridge, Lucy Gilmer, 1843-1865 -- Diaries.,
    • Plantation life -- Virginia -- Botetourt County -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Women -- Virginia -- Botetourt County -- Diaries.,
    • Grove Hill (Va.),
    • Botetourt County (Va.) -- Biography.,
    • Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-231) and index.

      Statementedited by Mary D. Robertson.
      SeriesWomen"s diaries and letters of the nineteenth-century South
      ContributionsRobertson, Mary D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF234.G816 B733 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 245 p. ;
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1434465M
      ISBN 100872499995
      LC Control Number93046329

      Lucy Breckinridge of Grove Hill: The Journal of a Virginia Girl, (Kent, OH: The Kent State University Press, ), Miss Lucy Breckinridge. The Question of Age & Situation. Lucy Breckinridge’s statement in her private journal about her twenty-first birthday reflects several attitudes of the Civil War era. This list represents only a selection of women's biographies and recent books on women's lives and history, available at the Interior Library. Within each section, books are arranged alphabetically by the author's last name. Please direct inquiries or concerns to the Reference Librarian at between a.m. and p.m. Monday through Friday except Federal holidays.

      Diary of Lucy Breckinridge (Epilogue) Lucy, in spite of her apprehensions, married her Tommy on 28 January , in a quiet ceremony at Grove Hill. The young couple's life together was poignantly brief. Feb 11,  · Lucy Breckinridge of Grove Hill: The Journal of a Virginia Girl, by Mary D. Robertson. Iconography of Death: Common Symbolism of Late 18th Through Early 20th Century Tombstones in the Southeastern United States by Debi Hacker. City of Salem Virginia Charter and Code of Laws by City of Salem. If Not Me, Then Who? by E. Cabell Brand.

      Jun 22,  · The Botetourt County Museum which was and still is called "Grove Hill." One of his descendants, Lucy Breckinridge, lived at Grove Hill and kept a diary during the Civil War, which is sort of famous. I've read it and it's quite an interesting look at life during those turbulent times. The book is for sale at the museum. Posted by CountryDew. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.


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Jan 02,  · THE DUSKY WINGS OF WAR: The Journal of Lucy G. Breckinridge, Edited by Mary D. Robertson Grove Hill, in the Great Valley of Virginia, was built in by James Breckinridge (), soldier, lawyer, and congressman.1 The site of the estate was in the Catawba Creek area near Fincastle, Botetourt County.

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