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Finding Loudoun’s Historic Cemeteries

June 15, 2019 LHS_Admin 0

As part of a broader effort to identify and preserve Loudoun County historic cemeteries and burial grounds, a newly-developed, interactive Loudoun County cemeteries map was unveiled at the June 4 Board of Supervisors meeting. With […]

Lovettsville History Magazine

Our June 2019 newsletter is now available!

June 1, 2019 LHS_Admin 0

For our latest issue, read it here. In this issue: Lecture June 9: “A conversation with Walter Fleming” Upcoming LHS lectures and events Heritage Commission proposal presented to Supervisors 1938 WPA Historical Inventory: New Jerusalem […]

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February 2019 Newsletter is now available

February 2, 2019 LHS_Admin 0

Our February newsletter has just been published — accompanying the Russell Baker story, is a fascinating  school petition from the 1930s by parents from Morrisonville, plus photographs, and lots of other news about upcoming history […]

2018 Lovettsville Alumni Association

Lovettsville Alumni Association Celebrates 101st Anniversary (2018)

June 16, 2018 LHS_Admin 0

With Pamela A. Potts, Donald Fletcher, Judy Virts-Beard Fox, Elaine Walker, Belle Ware, Fred George III and Allen Baker Jr at the Lovettsville Game Protective Association. Photo courtesy of Allen Baker, Jr. See also: http://www.lovettsvillehistoricalsociety.org/index.php/lovettsville-alumni-association-celebrates-50th-anniversary-1967/

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What the Heck IS This Thing #6

May 24, 2018 LHS_Admin 0

  Can you guess what this object is — and what it does?   Hint #1:  This object is comprised of five of these panels. Hint #2:  The answer is at the bottom of this webpage. […]

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What the Heck IS This Thing #5

April 24, 2018 LHS_Admin 0

The Lovettsville Museum has quite a few farm and household implements and tools from the 19th and early 20th centuries, which have been grouped together as a look-and-touch interactive display and guessing game of “pre-digital era” […]

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What the Heck IS This Thing #4

March 15, 2018 LHS_Admin 0

The Lovettsville Museum has quite a few farm and household implements and tools from the 19th and early 20th centuries, which have been grouped together as a look-and-touch interactive display and guessing game of “pre-digital era” […]

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What the Heck IS This Thing #3

February 15, 2018 LHS_Admin 0

The Lovettsville Museum has quite a few farm and household implements from the 19th and early 20th centuries, which have been grouped together as a look-and-touch interactive display and guessing game of “pre-digital era” technology, with […]

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What The Heck Is This Thing #2

January 23, 2018 LHS_Admin 0

The Lovettsville Museum has quite a few farm and household implements from the 19th and early 20th centuries, which have been grouped together as a look-and-touch interactive display and guessing game of “pre-digital era” technology, with […]

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What the Heck Is This Thing #1

December 27, 2017 LHS_Admin 0

The Lovettsville Museum has quite a few farm and household implements from the 19th and early 20th centuries, which have been grouped together as a look-and-touch interactive display and guessing game of “pre-digital era” technology, with […]

1940 Lovettsville Air Crash

1940 Lovettsville Airline Disaster Archive

December 26, 2017 LHS_Admin 0

Visit the Lovettsville Historical Society website’s 1940 Lovettsville Airline Disaster Archive to watch a documentary film, read the text from several 1940 newspapers, look at newspaper wire photos, and read the final crash investigation report from the […]