Charlottesville Sentence Examples
Charlottesville is a trade centre for the surrounding country; among its manufactures are woollen goods, overalls, agricultural implements and cigars and tobacco.
In June 1781 Tarleton raided Charlottesville and the vicinity, nearly captured Thomas Jefferson, and destroyed the public records and some arms and ammunition.
In 1888 Charlottesville was chartered as a city administratively independent of the county.
Virginia at the moment presented a clear field to the British, and they overran the state as far north as Fredericksburg and west to Charlottesville.
Jefferson's last years were devoted to the establishment of the university of Virginia at Charlottesville, near his home.Advertisement
After the battle at that place Sheridan undertook another raid, this time towards Charlottesville (June 7-28), in view of co-operation with the army of General David Hunter in the Valley.
The University of Virginia (q.v.), at Charlottesville, was founded in 1817 and opened in 1825.
The act establishing the town of Charlottesville was passed by the Assembly of Virginia in November 1762, when the name Charlottesville (in honour of Queen Charlotte, wife of George III.) first appeared.
Thomas Jefferson's Monticello is located in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Robert Hepler Lowe was born on March 17, 1964, in Charlottesville, Virginia.Advertisement
With their corporate headquarters located in Charlottesville, Virginia, Commonwealth manages twelve assisted living communities in the state.
Dr. Vorona received his MD in 1981 from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.