WONDERFUL WEST VIRGINIA BY ELIZABETH LEE

WONDERFUL WEST VIRGINIA Once upon a time, some years after the United States was established there was no West Virginia. There was only Virginia-a huge state, rich in fertile farmland to the east, and with rugged mountains to the west, stretching across a vast swath of land all the way to the Ohio River. And then, there was a war. And the war divided the nation, and there, in the midst of chaos, West Virginia was born. No other place in the United State has such a history. In 1861, Virginia, Read more [...]