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Reporter: Skeens, Betty
Year: 1992
Title: House Played Role in Civil War
Newspaper: Harrisonburg Daily News Record
City: Harrisonburg, Va.
Pages: 24
Date: December 5
Keywords: 1. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 2. Houses - Rockingham County. 3. Rockingham County - Houses. 4. Whitesel, Simon.
Abstract: A house built ca. 1857 near Cross Keys by Simon Whitesel is featured in this illustrated article. The house's hip-roofed architectural design is note along with its use during the 1862 battle at Cross Keys.
Location: BC EMU-HL JMU RPL