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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 46, Number 6, Autumn 1997

Table of Contents Page Number
Cover Autumn 1997 Blue Ridge: Eight Months in a Tuberculosis Sanatorium, by Margaret V. Rastetter 244
The Great Paint Bank Mining Boom of 1907, by David S. Turk 256
A Short History of the Virginia Barrier Islands, by Brooks Miles Barnes 268
Griffin Dobson: Virginia Slave, California Freeman, by Gene A. Smith 278