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The Barboursville Ruins

Orange County is one of several that are adjacent to Albemarle. I have driven through dozens of times but have rarely stopped to explore. One landmark I have long been interested in is… 502 more words

Thomas Jefferson

Food in the Logan Coal Fields (1921)

From the Logan Banner of Logan, WV, we find this story about food conditions in the Logan coal fields, dated 9 December 1921:

Seasonal fruits and fresh vegetables brighten the menu of the Logan field miner and his family just as they do the average householder in the larger cities. 790 more words


Drinking, ruins and antiques

Living in Virginia, I’m spoiled by having access to the best of everything. Whether it’s beaches, lakes or rivers you want to visit, or mountains and wineries, Virginia has a bit of it all. 277 more words

Virginia Foodways