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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 25, Number 3, Winter 1976

Table of Contents Page Number
"Surveyed and Exactly Drawne": Virginia's Cartographers and Their Maps, by E. M. Sanchez-Saavedra   100
Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve: Classical Scholar, by Diana Lynn Walzel    110
Courthouses of Rockbridge County, by Royster Lyle, Jr.   118
The Retrocession Act of 1846: Alexandria and Arlington Return to the Fold, by John Hammond Moore   126
The Battle of Brandy Station [1863]: "A Shock That Made the Earth Tremble," by Edward G. Longacre   136