Thursday, October 30, 2014

Best Sheep Country, In Theory

" will strike the bend in the Fluvanna, near Tober, Randolph, and Snowden, and including a country, which ought to be gentle slopes, rising to the mountains.  This large district ought, upon theory, to be the best sheep country in America."  From Letters from His Excellency General Washington, to Arthur Young, Esq. F.R.S ...

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