As Others See Us

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The following article was found in the Anne Silver Collection at the Central Rappahannock Heritage Center. By proclamation on February 10, 1941 Governor James Price declared Fredericksburg a first class city. This article later appeared. “AS OTHERS SEE US” Crandell … Continued

A Simple Clothesline

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Volunteer Rollene McCormack came across a most interesting note from the Union Army Signal Corps following the December 1862 Battle of Fredericksburg: “March 11th 1863 5.30 P.M.   Maj. Gen. Butterfield Chief of Staff General: I have the honor to … Continued