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Stickley House, near Strasburg, Virginia, circa 1941-1960

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Summary:Stickley House, near Strasburg, Virginia, circa 1941-1960. Caption reads: "This house, built in 1859, is on the Shenandoah Valley Pike midway between Strasburg and Middletown, Va. It was used as a field hospital during the Battle of Cedar Creek October 19, 1864, between the Federal forces under Sheridan and the Confederates under Early. Scores of operations and amputations were performed in the house."
Provider:Potomac Edison System
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1941-1950
1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Strasburg
Middletown
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Cedar Creek, Battle of, Va., 1864
Battlefields
Houses
Medical aspects of war
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
War, Military
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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