Advertisement
« previous next »
Blenheim Grounds  
   

Blenheim Grounds

DSC_0108
Civil War Graffiti at Blenheim

June 15th 2019
We decided to make a visit to a nearby historic house today and went to see the Civil War Interpretive Center at Historic Blenheim. The site is operated by the City of Fairfax. It centers around Blenheim, a plantation house built in 1859 by the Albert Willcoxon family. Union troops occupied Fairfax City (then known as Fairfax Court House) in March 1862. Soldiers bivouacked on the grounds and the h ... read more
North America » United States » Virginia » Fairfax

American Flag Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 2.27s; Tpl: 0.024s; cc: 11; qc: 28; dbt: 0.0282s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb