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Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jordan Rockbridge Alum Springs Co. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. "Opened for visitors from June 1, until October.". Jordan Rockbridge Alum Springs, Rockbridge County, Va. by,Whittet & Shepperson edition, in English.
Book; Broadside; Online Published [Rockbridge County, Va.: s.n., between and ] Language English Description 1 sheet ( p.) ; 14 x 22 cm. Notes. Printed in black and red on buff paper. Cites a resolution by the "Medical Association of Virginia," and an endorsement by Hunter McGuire of Richmond, who died in Local Notes.
The Rockbridge Alum Springs are located in Rockbridge County, Virginia, in a narrow valley about 17 miles from Lexington and 20 miles from Warm Springs. A steep road led to 15 acres of cleared land which provided the setting for a two-story frame house with a dining room, parlor, dancing hall, and several rooms for guests.
Format Book; Broadside; Online Published Rockbridge, Va., Language English Description 1 broadside. 16 x 12 Va. book. Jordan and Figgat Partnership Books,an increase was authorized by private subscription for a branch from Lexington to Alum Springs in Rockbridge County, and a branch to the Natural Bridge, and also to allow the town of Staunton to subscribe to stock up to $3, Maan increase of $25, was approved to.
This back cover of a 50 page pamphlet shows the bustling activity Va. book Rockbridge in the late nineteenth century.
The Grand Hotel was opened in at the adjacent Jordan Springs. Bitter disputes resulted in a high fence being built between the Rockbridge and the Jordan Springs. Rockbridge Alum Springs - A Rockbridge County Life Camp, Goshen, VA.
K likes. Source of burial data: Book: Rockbridge County, Virginia Cemeteries, South River and Walker Creek Districts, by the Rockbridge Area Genealogical Society,page The exact location of this cemetery is not given.
"During the Civil War, Rockbridge Alum Springs served as a. Description: Morton's History of Rockbridge County, is considered one of the finest county histories ever written. Rockbridge County One sketches in the history of Rockbridge from its settlement inwith an appreciative eye on the pioneer element of the county--the Irish and the Scotch-Irish.
Part Two is a genealogical source-book of Rockbridge County. The History of Rockbridge County Virginia is one of our new additions in our American County Histories ia County Histories include this and 35 other volumes.
I was interested in this volume because Rockbridge County Virginia is where Cyrus Hall McCormick built the first successful reaping machines in Rockbridge Alum Springs Historic District. Rockbridge Alum Springs Historic District, also known as Jordan Alum Springs, and now known as Rockbridge Alum Springs - A Young Life Camp, is a historic 19th-century resort complex and national historic district near California, Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States.
The district encompasses 16 contributing buildings, 10 contributing sites, and 4. Jordan Alum Spr lngs As mentioned previously, Jordan Alum Springs was located. next to Rockbridge Alum Springs.
John. Jordan, who owned acres adjoining Rockbridge Alum Springs, capitalized on Its location. and built his own. resort. Jordan Rockbridge Alum Springs Co. Metadata Rockbridge Alum Springs (Rockbridge County, Va.) Jordan Rockbridge Alum Springs Co.
Metadata Show full item record. Description. This paper on historic spring resorts was written by a student in taking an. The natural springs of Virginia have drawn visitors since the eighteenth century with their promise of restorative waters and cool mountain weather.
In the s and s, when improved A group of investors erected the Gothic Revival Rock-bridge Alum Springs hotel () to. Rockbridge Alum Springs Historic District, also known as Jordan Alum Springs, is a historic 19th century resort complex and national historic district located near California, Rockbridge County, Virginia.
Located off the VA RouteRockbridge County, within a high hollow surrounded by several forested mountains, the Rockbridge Alum Springs property (incorporating also the Jordan Alum Springs of the post-bellum period) contains a complex of buildings, structures, and sites dating primarily to the s that is historically associated with the.
Rockbridge Alum Springs is in the Locales category for Rockbridge County in the state of Virginia. Rockbridge Alum Springs is displayed on the Millboro USGS quad topo map.
Anyone who is interested in visiting Rockbridge Alum Springs can print the free. Set in the mountains west of Lexington, this former resort was once one of Virginia’s most noted antebellum spa complexes. In its heyday Rockbridge Alum ranked second only to the White Sulphur Springs in Montgomery County in prestige and popularity.
The mineral spring itself is at the base of a cliff and is housed in [ ]. Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for Pvt Jordan B. Braddy (–20 Dec ), Find a Grave Memorial no. citing Rockbridge Alum Springs Confederate Cemetery, Goshen, Rockbridge County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by LSP (contributor ).
ROCKBRIDGE ALUM SPRINGS -- The alum in the water at this Rockbridge County spa on Route13 miles west of Lexington, was reputed to cure internal disorders, diarrhea and skin diseases. "The Dunlap Family of Rockbridge County, Virginia; Monroe County, Virginia (West Virginia), and Kanawha County, West Virginia," West Virginia Magazine, Vol.
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County Administration Building S. Main St. Lexington, VA Ph: Rockbridge County COVID Small Business Grant Program The Rockbridge County Economic Development Authority has opened a second round of grant funding to small businesses, agriculture businesses, and silviculture businesses located in Rockbridge County that.
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Morton's History of Rockbridge County, is considered one of the finest county histories ever written. Part One sketches in the history of Rockbridge from its settlement inwith an appreciative eye on the pioneer element of the county--the Irish and the Scotch-Irish.
Part Two is a genealogical source-book of Rockbridge County. Natural Bridge and Rockbridge Alum Springs; 8. The Franklin Society; 9.
Out of tragedy, a tradition; Rockbridge County Wills; Brag, boom and bust; To see ourselves as others see us; Mighty good men; Plain every-day people of Rockbridge; Biographical note. ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY. A BRIEF HISTORY. Indian legend has it that the beauty of the Shenandoah Valley so awed the heavens that each star cast the brightest jewel from its own crown into the valley's limpid waters, there to sparkle and shine ever after in a gesture of celestial benediction.
6 occurrences of Rockbridge County Administrative Information. Organization. Contents List. George Washington Cabell () account book Mary Anne (Anthony) Cabell () commonplace book Monte Vista and Montreal, Va., May - October.This is a very rare Virginia Mineral Water Bottle!!!
I am aware of two in existence and I own them both. They were excavated from under the drug store in Wilmington, NC. Jordan's started production in Rockbridge County in They had a grand hotel as well as three separate springs.
A ALUM Spring as well as a IODINE & ALUM one and a.28 occurrences of Rockbridge County Administrative Information. Biographical Information. Scope and Content. Index Terms. Related Material. Contents List. SERIES I. JOHN EUGENE LAW PAPERS, Subseries A.