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Keene receives another endorsement

Marshall Keene is honored to have received an endorsement from Retired Spotsylvania Sheriff Howard Smith. Sheriff Smith served as Spotsylvania County Sheriff for two terms before retiring in 2012. Marshall worked for Sheriff Smith during both his terms in office.
Culpeper Currents: Map making, part two

In April 1819 John Wood began his survey of Virginia counties in preparation for the publication of a state map. He had secured the job through the recommendation of Thomas Jefferson. Wood had been the mathematics instructor of Jefferson’s grandson,…