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Mount Vernon Revisited, by Jessie Biele and Michael Bohn is part of Arcadia Publishing's "Images of America" series of local history books. Through 215 photographs, paintings, and maps, the book surveys the 340-year arc of history of the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County, a locale that is as interesting and varied as any in the country. Available at Mount Vernon Gift Shop, www.Amazon.com, www.ArcadiaPublishing.com , Barnes and Noble.
Another Groveton resident author Jay Roberts has written “River to Rails: A Guidebook to Historical Markers in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.” - the book is $15 and is on sale at The Virginia Shop on South Union in Old Town, The Torpedo Factory (3rd floor at Alexandria Archaeology Museum) and at The Lyceum.
Spending the Night on Virginia's Main Street book is Coming SOON! A postcard history of Motels along the U.S. Highway 1 from Arlington to South Hill 1920 - 1965 by Tim O'Gorman. This book which is privately published includes motels down the Groveton US Route 1 corridor and will be available thru Amazon.com and Barnesandnoble.com. Tim's many accomplishments includes: "Spending the Night on the Pike: A Postcard History of Motels Along US Highway 1 From Richmond to Petersburg 1920-1975" and Images of America "Fort Lee".