A Guide to Historic Charlottesville & Albemarle County, Virginia

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Charlottesville and surrounding Albemarle County have the peaceful charm of another era. Author Jean Cooper reveals fascinating details of Charlottesville's history at every turn. Nestled at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this area's celebrated allure comes from a storied past filled with intriguing people and events. Author and local resident Jean Cooper brings Charlottesville's past to life while providing a useful guide to the city's most historic streets, buildings and neighborhoods. This guide invites all to explore different time periods of Charlottesville's history including the colonial era, the War for Independence, the Civil War and early twentieth century.
ISBN: 9781596291737
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: Virginia
Series: History & Guide
Images: 54
Pages: 144
Dimensions: 4.875 (w) x 8.89 (h)
Jean Cooper is an active member of the history community in Charlottesville, Virginia, and works as a director at the University of Virginia.
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