Shenandoah Valley

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Shenandoah Valley a large valley between the Allegheny Mountains and the Blue Ridge Mountains in northern Virginia; site of numerous battles during the American Civil War
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Usage

In literature:

They are now living at Rude's Hill, up beyond Winchester, in the Shenandoah Valley.
"Behind the Scenes" by Elizabeth Keckley
After that it took part in a series of battles in the mountains and in the Shenandoah Valley.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 4 of 8" by Various
Valley of the Shenandoah.
"Southern Literature From 1579-1895" by Louise Manly
It was a fitting close for Sheridan's famous campaign in the Shenandoah Valley.
"The County Regiment" by Dudley Landon Vaill
Early was thus effectually driven out of the Shenandoah Valley, and permanently crippled.
"Sword and Pen" by John Algernon Owens
General Scott directs from his sleeping room the movements of the two armies on the Potomac and in the Shenandoah valley.
"Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862" by Adam Gurowski
Gen. Breckenridge has defeated Sigel in the Shenandoah Valley.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
The bulk of these two latter brigades were in the Shenandoah valley, with General Early.
"History of Morgan's Cavalry" by Basil W. Duke
The whole Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, Berryville, Bunker Hill, and other places could distinctly be seen.
"Diary of Battery A, First Regiment Rhode Island Light Artillery" by Theodore Reichardt
The beautiful valley of the Shenandoah was likely to become a scene of savage desolation.
"The Student's Life of Washington; Condensed from the Larger Work of Washington Irving" by Washington Irving
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In poetry:

I would still continue on my way,
Through the Shenandoah valley,
Where the "boys in blue and the boys in gray,"
Would waver again to rally.
"The Trip I Would Like to Take" by Frank Barbour Coffin

In news:

Anissa Ansoorian, a native of the Shenandoah Valley, began her career working for local businesses where she learned the importance of hard work and building customer relations.
Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov Mitt Romney, waves towards a camera platform after exiting his MD-83 campaign plane at the Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport Sunday evening in Weyers Cave, Va.
He is at the Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport getting a closer look at his candidate.
WHSV and the Salvation Army are working together to make sure kids across the Shenandoah Valley will have presents to open during the holidays.
The remainder, some 250 cows , live on Henderson's farm in the Shenandoah Valley.
Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov Mitt Romney boards his campaign plane at Weyers Cave-Shenandoah Valley Airport in Weyers Cave, Va.
More than 400 people attended the peace rally at the Islamic Center of the Shenandoah Valley on Sunday.
The next meeting of Shenandoah Valley PDK will be held Monday, Nov 12, at 6:30 pm at Spotswood Elementary School in Elkton, VA.
Here is a Voter Guide for the May 1 , 2012 elections in the Shenandoah Valley.
Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office assisted US Marshalls to find Anthony Taglianetti off Woodstock Tower road in Fort Valley on Friday.
This is a power outage map from the Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative.
That's exactly the case for a woman who was recently doing a little bargain hunting in the Shenandoah Valley.
The five winners of the Tayloe Murphy Resilience Awards range from a seafood company on the Eastern Shore to a café in the Shenandoah Valley.
On June 8 and 9, 1862, Gen Thomas J " Stonewall " Jackson won the two key victories in his Shenandoah Valley campaign: Cross Keys on June 8 and Port Republic on June 9.
SHENANDOAH VALLEY, Va. A story we brought to you last month, discussed that Harrisonburg and Staunton were two of 106 swing voting communities in the country.
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