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Several helpful guides to places in [[Portal:Virginia|Virginia]] have been published. Four of these are:  
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Several helpful guides to places in [[Portal:Virginia|Virginia]] have been published. Four of these are: <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
  
Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. (Family History Library book 975.5 E5h.)  
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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. (Family History Library book 975 E5m; film 897469.)
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*'''1969:''' Hanson, Raus McDill. ''Virginia Place Names''. Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1969. (Family History Library book 975.5 E5h.)  
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*'''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.
  
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.
 
  
Martin, Joseph. ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia''. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. <!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
 
 
Martin, Joseph. ''A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia''. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. (Family History Library book 975 E5m; film 897469.)<br><!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
 
  
 
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Revision as of 02:42, 20 August 2008

Several helpful guides to places in Virginia have been published. Four of these are:

  • 1835: Martin, Joseph. A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Charlottesville: J. Martin, 1835. (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.)
  • 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.