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Cannon Ball House, Winchester, Virginia, circa 1951-1980

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Summary:Cannon Ball House. Winchester, Virginia, circa 1951-1980. Caption reads: "Cannon Ball House, Winchester, Virginia. The cannon ball seen in the photograph was fired during the Civil War from a fort on a nearby hill. It passed entirely through the house and came to rest where it is seen now." Postcard number: K-151-D-11, 43862.
Provider:Shenandoah News Agency
Dexter Press
Printing place:North America
United States of America
New York
Pearl River
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Winchester
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Winchester
Topical subjects:Houses
Cannon balls
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology Postcard Collection
  • series Virginia
  • box 15
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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