By Presented by The Hanover Tavern Foundation,Shirley A. Haas,Dale Paige Talley

ISBN-10: 1540221660

ISBN-13: 9781540221667

ISBN-10: 1626190453

ISBN-13: 9781626190450

The Hanover Tavern outdoors Richmond used to be a spot of safe haven through the Civil warfare. lifestyles on the Tavern used to be no longer continually secure as citizens weathered common Union cavalry raids on within reach railroads, bridges and farms. Margaret Copland Brown Wight and a few of her family members braved the battle on the Tavern from 1862 till 1865 within the corporation of a small neighborhood of refugees. She stored a diary to rfile each one trouble and each blessing--a day of rain after weeks of drought, information of her sons struggling with within the accomplice armies or notice from her daughter stuck at the back of enemy strains. Wight's diary, found greater than a century after the warfare, is a crucial voice from a time of tumult. subscribe to The Hanover Tavern beginning because the diary is gifted the following for the 1st time.

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