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Liberty Hall Investigation Highlights: Liberty Hall Ruins Photograph circa 1890
© Sally Mann
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Searching For A Home:The Scotch-Irish Come To Virginia Miscellaneous artifacts from Liberty Hall
The Predecessors of Liberty Hall 1890 Miley photograph
Liberty Hall Academy Excavation Photos
A Change Of Name And Location An array of buttons
Student Life At Liberty Hall Site plans
 

As Robert E. Lee's personal photographer, Michael Miley spent a good deal of time in Lexington. He took this picture of the Liberty Hall ruins circa 1890. From the artifacts recovered near the ruins, we know the site received many visitors including Federal and Confederate Civil War troops and cadets from Virginia Military Institute.


Ceramic sherds
Liberty Hall Project Area Map Artifact drawings
  Photograph of a print made from the original negative. Reproduced with the permission of Sally Mann.
Special Collections, Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University.

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