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Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule of Services -- Updated 11/25/2014 10:55:23 AM
All City of Alexandria government offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. Residential trash and recycling will be collected on Thanksgiving Day, November 27, beginning at 6 a.m.
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Waterfront History Resources

Documents and MapsHistoric Wharves Clip 

  • Historic Wharves Map. This map includes a 2007 aerial photo with overlays of the 1749 city shoreline from the original town plat and an 1845 map showing historic wharves by City Surveyor M.C. Ewing. A small section of the map is shown at right.
  • Alexandria and Belhaven, by Diane Riker.  
  • Fiery Night, by Diane Riker. The evidence of an 1897 fire at Bryant's Mill can be found on the wall inside what is now Chadwick's restaurant on the Strand.

Links

  • Alexandria Historical Society - The Alexandria Chronicle archives and other publications. Of particular interest to the Waterfront Plan are the following Alexandria Chronicle issues:
    - Spring, 2009 - A British Fleet Sails into Alexandria, by Ted Pulliam.
    - Spring, 2006 - Reaching for the Channel: Some Documentary and Archaeological Evidence of Extending Alexandria's Waterfront, by Steven J. Shephard.

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