The Mitchell Map – the Most Important Map in American History

The Urbanna links to the making, conserving and displaying of the Mitchell Map, the most important map in American history It was in 1979, in anticipation of the Town of Urbanna’s 300th anniversary celebration, that years of research by town resident and Bank of Middlesex employee Jessie DeBusk paid off

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That “Old Tobacco Warehouse” known as the James Mill Scottish Factor Store

Locals know it as the Old Tobacco Warehouse. Historically it’s known as the James Mill Scottish Factor Store, an old brick building that oozes Urbanna’s colonial past. Built in 1766, the Scottish Factor Store in its colonial prime was a gathering place in Urbanna strategically located on a bluff above

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