The Valley of the Shadow

Franklin County: Pleasant Hall

This close-up view of Pleasant Hall in Franklin County shows the tight-knit, intensive use in development along rural routes.
The map is derived from a D. H. Davison map of Franklin County, published in 1858. The Davison map has been georeferenced at the Virginia Center for Digital History, using ESRI Arc Info to produce a Geographic Information Systems map and database of households.

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