Monthly Archives: February 2014

Modern Photographs of the Swale

In early 2012, camera in hand, I walked along Littlepage Street which parallels the Sunken Road in the heart of what was once called Mercer Square or the Fairgrounds.  My goal was to try to “see” back 150 years. On … Continue reading

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Finding the Swale

Fredericksburg is perhaps best known for that fateful Civil War battle on December 13, 1862. As a volunteer at the Fredericksburg Battlefield Visitor’s Center, I became aware that the visiting public was having trouble visualizing the battlefield due to the … Continue reading

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