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Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood
Undated
July 1864


Wheeling Intelligencer
July 23, 1864

Removal of the Statue of Washington. – The bronze statue of Washington captured by Gen. Hunter’s command, having served its purpose at the Sanitary Fair has been removed to the yard of the Lindsley Institute, the temporary capital of the State, where it attracts considerable interest.


Timeline of West Virginia: Civil War and Statehood: Undated: July 1864

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