Virginia Gazetteers

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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:  
  
Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. (FHL book 975.5 E5h.)  
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Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. Topping, Mary, et al. ''Approved Place Names in Virginia''. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1971. (Family History Library 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.
  
Topping, Mary, et al. ''Approved Place Names in Virginia''. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1971. (FHL 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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Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Virginia''. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1904. (Family History Library film 897467 item 2; fiche 6019559.)  
  
Gannett, Henry. ''A Gazetteer of Virginia''. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1904. (FHL book 975.5 E5g; film 897467 item 2; fiche 6019559.)  
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Martin, Joseph. ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia''. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. (FHL book 975 E5m; film 897469.)<br><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
  
Martin, Joseph. ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia''. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. (FHL book 975 E5m; film 897469.)<br>
 
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Several helpful guides to places in Virginia have been published. Four of these are:

Hanson, Raus McDill. Virginia Place Names. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. Topping, Mary, et al. Approved Place Names in Virginia. Charlottesville, Virginia: University Press of Virginia, 1971. (Family History Library 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.

Gannett, Henry. A Gazetteer of Virginia. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1904. (Family History Library film 897467 item 2; fiche 6019559.)

Martin, Joseph. A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. (FHL book 975 E5m; film 897469.)