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    Arlington, two hundred years of community growth.

    Developed by the Arlington Bicentennial Celebration Task Force, Arlington, Virginia, 2001.

    A colorful poster with a time-line representation of Arlington’s history, growth and development during the 200 years it has been in existence as a political entity within the boundaries of: District of Columbia, Alexandria County, and finally as Arlington County, Virginia.

    Dimensions: 36" x 24"

    Price: $5; AHS member price: $4.50

     

    Extract of Military Map of N. E. Virginia Showing Forts and Roads.

    Engineer Bureau, U. S. War Department. 1865

    Copyright 1994 by Kate Waller Barrett Chapter NSDAR

    A facsimile reproduction of 1 sheet of a 4-sheet map covering Alexandria (Arlington) County, Virginia, the Potomac River and the District of Columbia. Shows the locations of forts and sites and names of some residents who were present in the area in 1865.

    Price: $5.00; AHS Member Price: $4.50

     

    Land Ownership Map of Arlington County, Virginia 1669-1796

    Researched by Donald Wise

    Arlington County Historical Society, 1976.

    Reprinted by the Northern Virginia Sun for the 1976 Bicentennial.

    Shows names, location and dates of land grants overlaid on current map of Arlington County. (NOTE: Articles about original land owners appear in the 1977 and 1978 issues of the Arlington Historical Magazine.)

    Dimensions: 22.5" x 29"

    Price: $1

     

    Map of the District of Columbia and Vicinity, showing the principal points of interest including the present condition of the Defenses of Washington compiled from the latest maps and from original surveys and reconnaissances by the Engineering Platoon of the Engineer Corps, 1892

    The title says it all. This map is a great help in locating the Civil War forts that were established around Washington.

    Dimensions: 22" x 28"

    Price: $4; AHS member price: $3.60

     

    Pimmit Run: History and Ecology of a Northern Virginia Stream, Showing the Planned Pimmit Run Trail.

    Researched by Steve Dryden. Art work by Ann Chenoweth Sader.

    Published by Fairfax Trails & Streams with support from the Fairfax County History Commission and McLean Citizens Foundation. 2002

    A colorful and fascinating map of Pimmit Run with historical sights and facts about the route of Pimmit Run through Arlington and Fairfax Counties. Comes in two versions: a folded map and a map suitable for framing with a separate map key. An outstanding map for anyone who appreciates good art and wants to learn something about the history of the area.

    Dimensions: Folded map size - 24" x 18". Flat map for framing size - 20"x 16".

    Price: Folded Map $3.00; Map suitable for framing with separate map key $22.00. No AHS Member discount.

     

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