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By William R. "Bill" Archer

Bland County is without doubt one of the smallest counties of the previous Dominion, but it really is choked with impressive, unspoiled, scenic vistas that rival any rural zone at the North American continent. Bland County is a tree-covered paradise with out included cities, and approximately one-third of the county’s 369 sq. miles are incorporated within the Jefferson nationwide wooded area. The background of Bland County after the coming of eu settlers contains tales of patriotism, independence, in addition to struggles opposed to great odds. The Virginia basic meeting shaped Bland County on March 30, 1861. The county has constantly been for growth, with lumber businesses arriving within the overdue nineteenth century to reap the county’s significant bushes assets and the railroad following initially of the 20 th century. Bland County was once additionally domestic to a major Civilian Conservation Corps camp within the Thirties. From groups like Ceres to No enterprise and Hicksville to ordinary, the whole county has an excellent tale to tell.

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