Revolutionary War Category

Pictured is the side view of Hurkamp Park
April 17, 2018

The Corporation Burying Ground

Inscription: “The park around you was once known as the Corporation Burying Ground. Burials occurred here from 1787 through 1853…

Pictured here is the city seal for Fredericksburg Virginia
March 25, 2018


Inscription: Captain John Smith was here in 1608; Lederer, the explorer, in 1670. In May 1671 John Buckner and Thomas…

pictured here is George Rogers Clark on the March to Vincennes
March 30, 2018

George Rogers Clark 1752-1818

Inscription: In grateful acknowledgment of the valor and the strategic victories of General George Rogers Clark, Son of Old Virginia,…

Pictured here is a portrait of Hugh Mercer
March 30, 2018

Hugh Mercer

Inscription: Sacred to the memory of Hugh Mercer, Brigadier-General in the Army of The United States; He died on the…

Pictured here is the Kenmore viewed from the gate
April 1, 2018


Inscription:  Four blocks west stands Kenmore, built in 1775 by Col. Fielding Lewis for his wife, Betty, sister of George…

Picture of the Sentry Box and street
April 17, 2018

The Sentry Box

Inscription: “The Sentry Box (ca. 1786) is an elegant specimen of late~Georgian~style architecture. Brig. Gen. George Weedon of the Continental…