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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 […]

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Lovettsville History-Mystery #1 (2016)

October 5, 2016 LHS_Admin 2

LOVETTSVILLE HISTORY-MYSTERY #1:  Can you help the Lovettsville Museum by telling us anything you might know about the “Willow Bend Inn,” J.F. McCormick, proprietor?  According to the cover on this matchbook purchased on eBay, the Willow Bend […]