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Several helpful guides to places in [[Portal:Virginia|Virginia]] have been published. Four of these are:  
 
Several helpful guides to places in [[Portal:Virginia|Virginia]] have been published. Four of these are:  
  
*'''1835:''' Martin, Joseph. [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH28&CISOPTR=75757&REC=2 ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia'']. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. (Family History Library book 975 E5m; film 897469.)  
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*'''1835:''' Martin, Joseph. [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH28&CISOPTR=75757&REC=2 ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia'']. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=272358&disp=A+new+and+comprehensive+gazetteer+of+Vir%20%20&columns=*,0,0 (Family History Library book 975 E5m; film 897469.)]
*'''1969:''' Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. (Family History Library book 975.5 E5h.)  
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*'''1969:''' Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=69142&disp=Virginia+place+names%20%20&columns=*,0,0 (Family History Library book 975.5 E5h.)]
*'''1971:''' Topping, Mary, et al. ''Approved Place Names in Virginia''. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1971. (Family History Library book 975.5 E2t; fiche 6051296.) This is not a comprehensive gazetteer, but it lists all place names that have been approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.
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*'''1971:''' Topping, Mary, et al. ''Approved Place Names in Virginia''. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1971. [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=68087&disp=Approved+place+names+in+Virginia%20%20&columns=*,0,0 (Family History Library book 975.5 E2t; fiche 6051296.)] This is not a comprehensive gazetteer, but it lists all place names that have been approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.
 
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Several helpful guides to places in Virginia have been published. Four of these are: