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By Donna Akers Warmuth

The captivating city of Abingdon is nestled in southwestern Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains and located alongside the Holston River. initially referred to as Wolf Hills-a identify bestowed upon town through Daniel Boone-Abingdon was once renamed in honor of Martha Washington's domestic in England. the city this day enjoys a wealthy and sundry palate compatible for citizens and travelers, old and young alike. pictures of the USA: Abingdon, Virginia celebrates the town's singular background by means of supplying readers a unprecedented locate of virtually two hundred images, showcasing many recognized city entities, personalities, and companies from the earlier century. those pictures painting such constructions because the Stonewall Jackson lady Institute, the Abingdon Academy, the Belmont inn, and the Martha Washington hotel, in addition to the Barter Theater, exact in its trade of nutrition and family items for performances. Long-gone yet infrequently forgotten participants additionally make appearances, permitting rookies the opportunity to fulfill the folks in the back of the names and longtime citizens a chance to go to with outdated friends.

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By Donna Akers Warmuth

The captivating city of Abingdon is nestled in southwestern Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains and located alongside the Holston River. initially referred to as Wolf Hills-a identify bestowed upon town through Daniel Boone-Abingdon was once renamed in honor of Martha Washington's domestic in England. the city this day enjoys a wealthy and sundry palate compatible for citizens and travelers, old and young alike. pictures of the USA: Abingdon, Virginia celebrates the town's singular background by means of supplying readers a unprecedented locate of virtually two hundred images, showcasing many recognized city entities, personalities, and companies from the earlier century. those pictures painting such constructions because the Stonewall Jackson lady Institute, the Abingdon Academy, the Belmont inn, and the Martha Washington hotel, in addition to the Barter Theater, exact in its trade of nutrition and family items for performances. Long-gone yet infrequently forgotten participants additionally make appearances, permitting rookies the opportunity to fulfill the folks in the back of the names and longtime citizens a chance to go to with outdated friends.

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