In 1798 William Black set aside 38 acres of land in an area known as Draper's Meadow to establish the village that would take his name: Blacksburg, Virginia. In the more than 200 years since its founding, this once small frontier outpost has grown into what the Washington Post recently called "the most wired city in America." A diverse and well-educated community, Blacksburg holds a special place in the hearts of its residents as well as Virginia Tech students and alumni. From its humble beginnings in the late 18th century ...

Blacksburg 2003, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738515403

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Blacksburg 2003, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531610418