The Packet 2006-2007

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  • Our Administration

  • PHS Membership Meeting: October 16th, 2006

  • Callands Festival: October 7th, 2006

  • Christmas in Historic Chatham: December 1st and 2nd, 2006

  • Death of Richard Anderson Mourned

  • Answer to the Summer Issue’s Picture of the Past

  • The Little Station that Stood

  • Third Lieutenant Dryden Wright, Pigg River Invincibles, Co. C2, 46th Virginia Infantry: Letters to Home—September 1863 to April 1864 (Part III, Conclusion)

  • Pittsylvania Historical Society Publications

  • Membership Information.

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  • Our Administration

  • Blue Means Do NOT Renew

  • PHS Membership Meeting: January 22nd

  • Herman Melton Releases New Book

  • Pictures from the Past: The Chatham Pharmacy and the Safe

  • Chatham is Fire Swept: May 29, 1905

  • An Important Dinner Party for Claude Swanson by Charles Minor Blackford, III

  • “Pittsylvania” by Duval Porter

  • Our Ice House

  • Pittsylvania Historical Society Publications

  • Membership Information

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  • Our Administration

  • PHS Membership Meeting: April 16th

  • Local Garden Week Events: April 22nd and 26th

  • Books on Growing up in Victorian Pittsylvania County Given to Area Libraries

  • Picture from the Past: Mrs. Maurice Fitzgerald and Daughter 

  • Competition Laid Out: June 16th, 1807 

  • Our First Meeting: A Love Story

  • Efforts to Care for Injured Horses During the Civil War

  • Publications For Sale

  • Membership Information

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  • Our Administration

  • PHS Membership Meeting at Callands: July 16th at 6:30 PM

  • Saunders/English Family Reunion: Aug. 4th

  • 27th Annual Callands Festival: Oct. 6th

  • Guide to Virginia Historical Markers Given in Honor of Paul Harold to Local Libraries

  • The Race to the Dan Published

  • Local Sources For Race to the Dan Info

  • Bathrooms Added Near Clerk’s Office

  • Preservation Prevails

  • Advertisement from the Past: A Tavern for Sale in the 1820's

  • Picture from the Past: Geese in Chatham

  • The County Flag: Pride of Pittsylvania

  • Query: Searching for Hodges’ Family

  • Publications, Etc. for Sale

  • Membership Information

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  • Our Administration

  • “Musical Traditions from Pittsylvania County:” Fall Membership Meeting, Monday, October 15, 2007 at 7:00 PM

  • 27th Annual Callands Festival: Oct. 6th

  • Virginia Genealogical Society Conference: November 2 and 3, 2007

  • Christmas in Historic Chatham: December 7 and 8, 2007

  • Advertisement from the Past: A 1903 Barbershop

  • Chatham Depot Baggage Cart Restored

  • Yates Tavern

  • Pittsylvania Ponders Secession

  • Publications, Etc. for Sale

  • Membership Information