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1857, March 7
Dred Scott decision by the Supreme Court holds that Congress cannot bar slavery from territories, nor can slaves be citizens.
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WEST VIRGINIA - Barbour County - Historic Districts

Laurel Hill Battlefield--Union Fortifications--Right Cemetery
(added 2008 - Barbour County - #08000393)
Co.Rd. 15, portions of Judson, Serpell & Ward Sts. , Belington
(4930 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Funerary, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Park

Philippi Historic District
(added 1990 - Barbour County - #90001241)
Also known as See Also:Peck-Crim-Chesser House;Barbour County Courthouse;P
Roughly bounded by Pike, High, Walnut, Wolfe, Main, Wilson Sts., and Tygart Valley River , Philippi
(950 acres, 113 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Fulton,J. Charles
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Professional, Single Dwelling




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